|The original and the only accredited TEEN PAGEANT here in the Philippines.|
Upon getting into the anteroom, I've seen intensely anxious faces from both parents, guardians and the applicants.
|Parents and guardians waiting outside|
|THE APPLICANTS at the WAITING AREA|
Teen Dabawenyas from different region of Davao lined up and be listed in the screening.
The screening started at nine(9) in the morning and while awaiting for their names to be called, applicants are given free YAKULT(MTP 2014 National major sponsor) and Davao Mobile Bar Juice(MTP Davao's sponsor)and for them to relax and slow down and not sense the nervous atmosphere surround them.
|YAKULT - Ok ka ba tiyan?|
|Davao Mobile Bar - BOTTOMS UP|
Davao reached up to 50+ applicants, that comprise the online and walk-in applicants.
The judging process is the most hard and tough job during the screening.
After checking all the requirements of the applicants, the judges led by the MTP 2014 Program Director Ms. Grace Hilario, The Ritz Hotel Marketing Manager Ms. Jenny Colonia and Resident Manager Mr. Alex L. Velardo will give the final judgement by asking applicants one-by-one and deliberate over who will be Davao's Top 20 Miss Teen Philippines 2014 candidates.
At exactly 6:30PM judges release the Top 20 semi-finalists, list of names not on a particular order:
- Ligan, Caryl
- Kobayashi, Reina
- Sartagoda, Nina Grace
- Aritalia, Sesha Ada
- Mapili, Jan Nicole
- Dequilla, Ivory Claire
- Morales, Dara Joy
- Alcapulco, Princes Danna Joy
- Gavan, Jovilyn
- VIllarmea, Samantha
- Martinez, Carolyn
- Iyo, Justin Joy
- Berdos, Ada
- Dubria, Jahzeiah Samantha
- Bisan, Fatima Kate
- Cabiles, Trixie Marie
- Lura, Jan Junibelle
- Nicor, Carmae Jane
- Cascabel, Tracy
- Nietes, Kimberly Joyce
Congrats girls and see you all this March 30 at the SM ANNEX Davao Mall of the selection for the Top 5 Davao Regional Finalists which will vie for the Ms. Teen Philippines 2014 at PICC Manila on May 31, 2014.
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