It feels like yesterday when Namrata Neesha Murjani won the Miss Cebu 2013 crown. With much fanfare, it is time for her to hand over her title to a new queen.
Miss Cebu 2014 promises to be a compelling event. The selection committee prides itself in choosing the best of the best. These lovely candidates all have their own compelling case to win.
Who do you think will win it all?
Read below to know more about the Miss Cebu 2014 contestants.
RHODORA MARIE ALOYON
Finalist no. 1
22, 5’3, 110 llbs, 35-25-33
Registered Nurse – Vicente Sotto
Rhodora is a nurse who practices her profession with dedication. She looks up to Florence Nightingale and considers caring as the core of her chosen profession.
CRYSTAL STAR ABERASTURI
Finalist no. 2
21, 5’4, 115 lbs, 36-26½-34, Medical Technology Graduate – Cebu Doctors’ University
Crystal is a natural stand out with her doll like face. This girl has been joining pageants since she was in kindergarten. Watch out ladies!
HANNAH MARIE GORE
20, 5’4, 120 lbs, 36-26½-34, Registered Nurse – Cebu Normal University
Hannah isn’t the first Gore to grace the Miss Cebu stage, but with her striking looks and undeniable wit, she is out to prove that she can make it on her own.
AYN LLYA INGKING
Finalist no. 4
21, 5’4, 120 lbs, 36-26½-34
Juris Doctor (Law) – USC
Ayn is a natural Cebuana beauty. She has the marks of a lawyer in the making – an epitome of a woman who can get it all; good education and a dream title.
MARGRET TACY MANOLOP
Finalist no. 5
21, 5’4, 102 lbs, 31½-24-31½, BSN –University of Cebu- Banilad
Margaret talked about her supportive boyfriend who has been buying her make-up ever since she made the jump to Miss Cebu. She is also a model sister who stopped her own studies to support her siblings.
KIRSTIE GAYLE BARBAS
Finalist no. 6
20, 5’5, 111 lbs
Registered Nurse – Cebu Doctors’ University
Kirstie has the looks of a true blue Filipina. Another young advocate of Florence Nightingale has joined the pack of beauties.
MARILIS CLAIRE MORALES
Finalist no. 7
23, 5’5, 122, 122 lbs, 32½-16-31½
Partner- The Happy Hippo Trading
Marilis obtained her Nursing degree from Velez College and highly admires their late dean. She is currently venturing in the world of entrepreneurship.
CHERIEMEL DIANE MUEGO
Finalist no. 8
19, 5’5 ½, 120 llbs, 33-26 ½, 34, B. A. Political Science – UP Cebu
During the meet and greet, Diane was a natural standout. She clearly portrayed a woman with substance. She was also Miss UP 1st runner up.
GRACE ANNE MARIE YAP
Finalist no. 9
21, 5’6 ½, 100 llbs, 29 ½ -23 ½, 29, Sales Admin- Orix Metro Leasing & Finance Corp
This BS Management Accountancy graduate admires the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton. Grace has something in common with the Duchess. Both are classy and eloquent!
EVA PSYCHEE PATALINJUG
Finalist no. 10
19, 5’7 1/2, 120 llbs, 31-23,34 ½ , BS Nursing IV- Cebu Doctors’ University
There is a lot to say about Eva. She is part of her university student body organization, was this years’ Miss Mandaue 2nd runner-up and even is a MAC model. Another girl to watch out for!
NATASHA ANGELA MANUEL
Finalist no. 11
18, 5’8, 140 lbs, 34-28-35½ , BS Accounting Technology – USC
This girl definitely turns heads. Natasha isn’t a newbie to pageants and she’s definitely in it to win it.
Finalist no. 12
23, 5’9, 140 lbs, 35-27,35, Executive Secretary of Rotary Club of Cebu South
Pearlyn is a pageant veteran who has joined several local and national pageants. Her advocacy is mainly concerned on the relocation of the urban poor.
Catch these girls at the Miss Cebu 2014 Coronation Night! It will be on January 15, 2014 inside the Pacific Grand Ballroom, Waterfront Hotel in Cebu City.
Who do you think will win?