PURCHASE - Two upstate New York natives were crowned Miss New York USA and Miss New York Teen USA tonight at SUNY Purchase.
Rochester native Candace Kendall was crowned Miss New York USA. She will go on to represent New York in Donald Trump's Miss USA pageant this summer.
Corrin Stellakis, 17, won the title of Miss New York Teen USA, along with a prize package worth more than $500,000. The equestrian from Bridgeport will represent New York in the finals for Miss Teen USA in the Bahamas in July.
This is the third year SUNY Purchase has hosted the pageant.