OSHKOSH – Oshkosh will be breaking out the tiaras and sashes as the 2022 Miss Wisconsin and Miss Wisconsin’s Outstanding Teen will be crowned this weekend after days of competition starting Wednesday. The Miss Wisconsin Scholarship Organization — a statewide, preliminary competition to the Miss America competition — will take place in Oshkosh for the 60th year.Twenty-two candidates from around the state are competing for the title of Miss Wisconsin 2022, with the winner advancing to the national Miss America Competition in December. Seventeen candidates are vying for the title of Outstanding Ten een. The preliminary competition for Miss Wisconsin takes place 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at Alberta Kimball Auditorium, 375 N. Eagle St. On those days, candidates will compete in talent, red carpet, social impact pitch and an onstage question.
(Candidates include two alumnae, Hanna Mertens ’21 (Psychology) and Jada Davis ’20 (Democracy and Justice Studies, and Communication)