Miss Delaware, Outstanding Teen crowded in Lewes


Sky Knox, Miss Newark’s Outstanding Teen, was named Miss Delaware’s Outstanding Teen 2018 on June 15 evening at Cape Henlopen High School in Lewes. She will represent Delaware at Miss America’s Outstanding Teen in late July, in Orlando, Fla.

Knox won the overall interview award and overall talent award, as well as People’s Choice award. Her win secured her more than $2,000 in scholarships, as well as well as gifts and services from a variety of sponsors statewide.

On June 16, Joanna Wicks, Miss Wilmington, was named Miss Delaware 2018 at Cape Henlopen High School. She will represent Delaware at Miss America in September.

Wicks was the first runner-up for the Carol Maclary Excellence in Education award and the overall Lifestyle & Fitness award. Her win secured her more than $10,000 in scholarships, as well as well as gifts and services from a variety of sponsors statewide. Wicks is currently a teacher at St. Thomas More Academy in Magnolia.

The evening’s top talent award went to Rebecca Gasperetti, and Miss Congeniality was Riley Slate. Rebecca Gasperetti was also the winner of the Carol Maclary Excellence in Education top award, the Debi Wilson Community Service Award and the Miss America State Community Service Award.