LINGAYEN – Labrador’s nineteen-year-old Anie Uson was crowned Limgas na Pangasinan 2017.
Uson also won other minor awards ‘Darling of the Press’, ‘Miss Sunscreen Placenta’, ‘Miss Robinson’s Choice’, and ‘Miss Millennial” which made her the province’s representative to the pageant, one of the segment’s of the popular noontime show Eat Bulaga.
Uson also won the nod of the jurors for her response during the Q&A segment of the pageant.
Ivy Lou Borbon (Sta. Barbara) was 1st runner-up; Marikit Manaois (Binmaley), 2nd runner-up; Jane Flodine Espiritu (Mangaldan), 3rd runner-up; and Trixie Amyr Gavina (Pozorrubio), 4th runner-up.
Candidates who won other minor awards were Charmaine Joyce Nava (Aguilar)- Texters’ Choice Award, People’s Choice Award and Miss Personality; Apple Joy Bacay (Alaminos City)-Best in Festival Costume; Marikit Manaois (Binmaley)- Miss Photogenic; Vanessa Baraquio (Basista)- Best in Talent; Ivy Lou Borbon (Sta. Barbara)- Best in Swimsuit and Best in Evening Gown; Jane Flodine Espiritu (Mangaldan)- Miss Friendship; Anjanette de Jesus (Urdaneta City)- Miss Showbiz Sosyal.
Uson also won the P100,000 cash prize and P20,000 from Eat Bulaga’s Miss Millenial Philippines.
Cash prizes for the runner-ups are P75,000 for 1st runner-up; P50,000 for 2nd runner-up; P30,000 for 3rd runner-up; P20,000 for 4th runner-up.
Officials led by Gov. Amado Espino III and his wife Karina, Vice Governor Jose Ferdinand Calimlim, Jr. graced the occasion.
GMA Kapuso stars James Wright and OneUp group provided the entertainment during the pageant while Luane Dy, Nathaniel Daroy and Hazel Sison emceed the program.
This year’s panel of judges was led by Ms. Earth Philippines Ariella Arida. (PIO/RRB)