Miss South Carolina 2016
Suzi Roberts, Miss Coastal Islands, was first runner-up at the pageant, taking home a $15,000 scholarship. Roberts, a University of South Carolina student from Pawleys Island, won the Quality of Life award earlier in the week. That award, which comes with a $2,000 scholarship, recognized Roberts for her work advocating for children. Roberts has served as a guardian ad litem and children's advocate in court cases. Roberts also won a preliminary swimsuit award earlier in the week, which comes with a $500 scholarship.
Rachel Wyatt, Miss Clemson, was crowned Miss South Carolina Saturday night, June 25, 2016, at the Township Auditorium in Columbia.
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