The contestant from Antigua & Barbuda has won the 2017 Miss Jaycees International Pageant.
Ayanna Dorsette out-performed 14 beauties from across the region to with the region’s most coveted queen title at Antigua Recreation Grounds.
“I enter the competition with Antigua and Barbuda on my shoulders, knowing that it is the 60th year and I had the intention of bringing it back home to Antigua, and I did just that, I feel so happy,” the new Miss Jaycees told reporters.
She plans to do more to raise awareness on climate change during her reign.
“The theme is celebrating our environment, and we know that climate change is real and I don’t want Antigua to suffer so that I will put actions in place with the relevant authorities,” Dorsette said.
2nd Runner-up Miss St. Vincent Jimelle Roberts
1st Runner-up Miss St. Lucia Tyler Theophane
Miss Jaycees 2017 Miss Antigua Ayanna Dorsette
Miss Congeniality Miss Trinidad and Tobago
Miss Photogenic Miss St. Lucia
True to theme Miss Trinidad and Tobago
Best in swimwear Miss St. Kitts Kathrina Davis
Best performing talent Miss Antigua Ayana Dorsette
Best modeling skills in evening wear Miss St. Vincent Jimelle Roberts
Best dress for evening wear Ayanna Dorsette
Best Interview Miss Anguilla Carencia Rouse
Miss St Kitts Katherina Davis
Miss Anguilla Carencia Rouse
Miss St Lucia – Tyler Theophane
Miss Antigua Ayanna Dorsette
Miss St. Vincent and the Grenadines Jimelle Roberts