Miss Virginia Crowned for 2010 Miss America

The 22-year old Caressa Cameron from Virginia captured the crown for the 2010 Miss America last Saturday in Las Vegas.

Caressa Cameron
Caressa Cameron, Miss America

The winner is a broadcast journalism student at Virginia Commonwealth University and wants to become an anchor. Besides the crown and the Miss America title, Caressa Cameron won a $50 000 scholarship.

Kristy Cavinder was the first runner-up, receiving $25,000.

Kristy Cavinder
Miss California Kristy Cavinder, the first runner up at Miss America contest

Stephani Wittler, a blonde from Tennessee, rounded up the top three.

Stephani Wittler
Miss Tennessee Stefani Wittler, the second runner up at Miss America contest

Source of the images: theroot.com.