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Alexis Swanstrom was Miss California Teen USA 2011

San Diego

1st runner-up 2010, 2nd runner-up 2009

2nd runner-up at Miss Teen USA 2011

A native of San Diego, Alexis Swanstrom was crowned Miss California Teen USA on 21 November 2010 and represented California at the Miss Teen USA 2011 pageant in the Bahamas, where she became the third consecutive Californian to finish second runner-up. A recent graduate of Steele Canyon High School, Alexis was a rising freshman at the University of San Diego. She went on to become a San Diego Charger Girl.

2011 bio:

Alexis Swanstrom recently graduated with honors from Steele Canyon High School. She will continue her education at University of San Diego in the fall where she will be a Communications Major. She will also be part of the Dance team. She has been very involved in high school where she was Advance Dance officer, Dance team Captan and a Varsity Cheerleader. Alexis is a Cougar Crew Leader and involved in Class Council. Dancing since the age of three, she has appeared on America’s Most Talented Kids and was ranked fifth in the world at the Worlds Tap Dance Championships in Germany. Alexis has been modeling in fashion segments on Fox and the CW and has modeled in many runway fashion shows. She has held the titles of Miss San Diego’s Outstanding Teen 2007, Miss Rancho Jamul Teen 2010, Miss Greater San Diego Teen USA 2010, and is currently Miss California Teen USA 2011.

Miss Teen USA pageant photos

Competing in the Miss Teen USA pageant is once-in-a-lifetime event few get to experience. Here are Alexis’ official Miss Teen USA photos.

State pageant photos

The on-stage moments, the tension of the final two and the glory of the crowning, here are Alexis’ state pageant photos.

Professional photos

Lights, camera, action!  Professional photoshoots are one of the perks that comes from winning a title.

Candid & Appearance photos

From events straight after her crowning to her final appearances before she passes on her crown, here’s a look at all the appearances Alexis made during her reign, as well as other candid photos during her year.

Previous pageant photos

There’s nothing better than watching a contestant progress from year to year! Here’s a look back at Alexis’ previous pageant photos.

Farewell photos

All beautiful things must come to an end, no matter how bittersweet. See Alexis’ farewell walk and other candids from the weekend she crowned her successor Alexa Jones as Miss California Teen USA 2012.

After the crown

Winning a state title is a sisterhood for life. Here are Alexis’ “after the crown” photos, including the years she competed at Miss California USA – third runner-up in 2014 and top 10 in 2015.

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