Miss New York, Mallory Hagan, wins the Miss America 2013 pageant
Hagan, from Brooklyn, NY has been crowned Miss America 2013 during the Las Vegas event.
The 23-year-old beauty queen tapped danced to James Brown’s “Get Up Off Of That Thing” and answered a question about armed guards in schools. She answered that she would not fight violence with violence.
Besides the most sought after Miss America crown, Hagan will also win a $50,000 college scholarship.
Check out the Miss America 2013 contestants here: