Manchester's Marisa Moorhouse named Miss New Hampshire 2018

April 29. 2018 8:21PM

Miss NH 2018 was crowned Saturday night at the Stockbridge Theatre at Pinkerton Academy in Derry. Miss NH 2018 winner Marisa Moorhouse is crowned by Miss NH 2017 Lauren Percy. (BRUCE TAYLOR/UNION LEADER)

Miss New Hampshire 2018 is Marisa Moorhouse, 18, a Memorial High School senior who competed as Miss Manchester in the pageant at Pinkerton Academy’s Stockbridge Theatre in Derry on Saturday.

She said Saturday night she “has been dreaming of this day ever since I was a little girl.”

First runner-up was Miss Greater Derry Sarah Tubbs. Second runner-up was Miss Portsmouth Area Delaney Mastin.

Third runner-up was Miss Berlin-Gorham Josie Pearce. Fourth runner-up was Miss Merrimack Brooke Mills.

The Miss New Hampshire winner receives at least $15,000 in scholarship money and earns the opportunity to compete in Miss America.

More than $70,000 in scholarship money will be awarded this year.

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