Forever Miss Hastings

Former Titleholders

The Miss Hastings Scholarship Program is currently researching its history to thoroughly archive it on our website.

 

If you have information to share with us about any former titleholders not listed here, living or passed away, please contact us.

Thank you!

1955

Shirley Freiermuth

Miss Hastings 1955

1955 Miss Minnesota Pageant, a part of the
Miss USA organization

1958

Joann Viall

Miss Hastings 1958

1958 Miss Minnesota Pageant

Talent: extemporaneous fashion presentation

1959

Patricia Bristow 

Miss Hastings 1959

1959 Miss Minnesota Pageant

1961

Karen Anderson

Miss Hastings 1961

1961 Miss Minnesota Pageant

1962

Pat May

Miss Hastings 1962

1962 Miss Minnesota Pageant

Talent: modern jazz dance to "Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea"; music by Harold Arlen, lyrics by Ted Koehler

1963

Donna Erickson

Miss Hastings 1963

1963 Miss Minnesota Pageant

Talent: comedic vocal of "The Secret Service Makes Me Nervous" from Irving Berlin's Mr. President

1968

Vicki Schuller

Miss Hastings 1968

1968 Miss Minnesota Pageant

Talent: vocal with piano and organ self-accompaniment to "I Enjoy Being a Girl" and "Sunday" from Flower Drum Song by Joseph Fields and Oscar Hammerstein II

1971

Miss Hastings 1971

1971 Miss Minnesota Pageant ~ Winner, Swimsuit Preliminary;

Talent: vocal of "I Can't Say No" from Rogers' & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!

Won Miss St. Paul 1972 and Miss Minnesota 1972

1979

Suzanne Humbert

Miss Hastings 1979

1980 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant

Talent: modern dance

1980

Niki Jensen

Miss Hastings 1980

1981 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant

Talent: contemporary dance to Barbara Streisand's "The Main Event" from A Star is Born

1981

Linda Schams

Miss Hastings 1981

1982 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant

1982

Colleen O'Melia

Miss Hastings 1982

1983 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant ~ Winner, Swimsuit Preliminary;

Talent: contemporary dance

1983

Janelle Almquist

Miss Hastings 1983
1984 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant

Talent: choreographed vocal solo of "Who Will Buy?" from Lionel Bart's Oliver!

1984

Andrea Syltie

Miss Hastings 1984

1985 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant

Talent: piano solo of Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini"

1985-2017

No titleholders crowned

2018

Alaina Mattimiro

Miss Hastings 2019 (crowned forward like Miss America)

2019 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Competition - Semifinalist

Talent: contemporary dance to “Big White Room”, Jessie J

2019

Sophie Keeler

MIss Hastings 2020

2021 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Competition

Talent: dance

2020

No Titleholder Crowned

The Miss America organization postponed all of its competitions of the 2020-2021 season for a year and invited all current titleholders to continue their service until the following year. Sophie Keeler, Miss Hastings 2020, will represent Hastings in the 2021 Miss Minnesota Scholarship Competition in June 2021, then crown Miss Hastings 2022 in July 2021.

The Miss Hastings Scholarship Competition is a 501(c)3 organization and an official preliminary competition to Miss Minnesota and Miss America.

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