Miss North Carolina

2019 Miss North CarolinaAlexandra Badgett, representing Jacksonville, waves the audience after she is crowned Saturday in Raleigh. Miss North Carolina Competition photo

RALEIGH - Alexandra Badgett, representing Jacksonville in the Miss North Carolina Competition, was crowned Miss North Carolina 2019 in Raleigh's Memorial Auditorium. Badgett promoted her social impact initiative of "N.I.N.E – No Is Not Enough," aiming to deepen the message of the anti-rape anthem “no means no.” She tapped to "Suit and Tie" in the talent competition.

Badgett will represent North Carolina in the Miss America 2020 competition.

Top Five Placement:

  • 4th Runner Up -- Miss Capital City, Grace Dirig
  • 3rd Runner Up -- Miss Charlotte, Autumn Hubbard
  • 2nd Runner Up -- Miss Greater Sampson County, Carli Batson
  • 1st Runner Up -- Miss Greenville, Jerenae Raeford

Top Ten Placement

  • Miss Orange County, Ashton Blackburn
  • Miss Outer Banks, Lauren Walsh,
  • Miss High Point, Dorian McCorey
  • Miss Charlotte, Autumn Hubbard
  • Miss Capital City, Grace Dirig
  • Miss Greater Sampson County, Carli Batson
  • Miss Greensboro, Carlie Spencer
  • Miss Durham, DeAndra Easter
  • Miss Jacksonville, Alexandra Badgett
  • Miss Greenville, Jerenae Raeford

Top Fifteen Placement

  • Miss Orange County, Ashton Blackburn
  • Miss Cabarrus County, Deja Grant
  • Miss Spivey's Corner, Anna Claire Musick
  • Miss Outer Banks, Lauren Walsh,
  • Miss High Point, Dorian McCorey
  • Miss Charlotte, Autumn Hubbard
  • Miss Cleveland, Emily Muse
  • Miss Capital City, Grace Dirig
  • Miss Greater Sampson County, Carli Batson
  • Miss Durham, DeAndra Easter
  • Miss Asheville, Paige Henderson
  • Miss Jacksonville, Alexandra Badgett
  • Miss Greensboro, Carlie Spencer
  • Miss Greenville, Jerenae Raeford
  • Miss Wilmington, Maya Campbell

Other Awards:

  • ABC11 People's Choice Winner: Miss Wilmington, Maya Campbell
  • Jeanne Robertson Congeniality Award: Miss Statesville, Kaitlyn Sparks and Miss Asheville, Paige Henderson
  • Non-Finalist Interview Award: Miss Johnston County, Caroline Haller
  • Miss America Academic Achievement Award: Miss Randolph County, Tiffany Rush
  • Miss America Community Service Award: Miss Moore County, Elizabeth O'Brien
  • Miss North Carolina Four Points of the Crown Award: Justin Russo, DDS
  • Miss North Carolina Presidential Award: Ron Clark
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