Shelbyville freshman named Ms. Martin for 2012
November 16, 2012
A freshman from Shelbyville, Tenn., was crowned Ms. Martin 2012 on Wednesday, Nov. 14.
Kelsie Smith is an accounting major and a member of the RedHawk women’s basketball team. The daughter of Troy and Cindy Smith of Shelbyville was crowned by Maria Charrys, the 2011 winner of the Ms. Martin Pageant.
First runner-up was Teri-Beth Thompson, a senior biology major from Waynesboro, Tenn. She is a member of the RedHawk women’s golf team, the Omicron Delta Kappa honor society and is serving her second term as president of the Student Government Association.
Second runner-up was Erica Rochelle Hanserd, a sophomore biology major from Pulaski. She is a member of the RedHawk Reporter newspaper and the RedHawk Jazz Ambassadors.
Third runner-up was Genevieve Frances Allen, a junior music and biology major from Bunker Hill, Tenn. She is a member of the Thomas Martin Society and Phi Theta Kappa honor society.
Fourth runner-up was Kassidy McCorkle, a freshman sport management major from Tuscumbia, Ala., and a member of the RedHawk women’s golf team.
Selected as Ms. Congenialty was Christin Elizabeth Martin, a sophomore behavioral sciences/human services major from Savannah, Tenn. She is a member of Student Government Association, Student Activity Council, the MMC Concert Choir, the Praise and Worship Band, and the Student Christian Association.
Also included in the top 10 semifinalists were:
- Lisa Gray, a freshman biology major from Summertown, Tenn.;
- Seika Hall, a sophomore elementary education major from Savannah, Tenn.;
- Kelcie Hannah, a senior business administration major from Pulaski; and
- Brandi Hansen, a senior psychology major from Columbia, Tenn.
Other contestants in the pageant were:
- Alesha Buie, a junior behavioral sciences major from Collinwood, Tenn.;
- Lauren Carpenter, a freshman mathematics and secondary education major from West Hills, Calif.;
- Hannah Currington, a freshman nursing major from Lewisburg, Tenn.;
- Kaelin Dawson, a freshman biology major from Pulaski;
- Britney Chaé Ellis, a senior accounting major from Fayetteville, Tenn.;
- Alyssa Evans, a freshman nursing major from Pulaski;
- Holly Hensons, a freshman nursing major from Selmer, Tenn.;
- Monserrat Leon, a freshman nursing major from Mexico City, Mexico;
- Lacy Lyle, a freshman biology major from Erin, Tenn.;
- Caitlin Malone, a junior dramatic arts major from Lawrenceburg, Tenn.;
- Kristin Myers, a senior business management major from Pensacola, Fla.;
- Kendyl Perryman, a freshman nursing major from Shelbyville, Tenn.;
- Carissa Pilkinton, a junior criminal justice major from Lawrenceburg, Tenn.;
- Alason Rowland, a junior nursing major from Lyles, Tenn.; and
- Kali Weber, a freshman nursing major from Sarasota, Fla.