Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: Miss America Statues
Someone knew how to pick winners there. The school had three of its students end up as Miss Americas in 31 years. I mean, what are the odds of that?
The trifecta is celebrated at the entrance to the campus in the Kerr-McGee Centennial Plaza. It's a nice salute to Jane Jayroe, Susan Powell and Shawntell Smith.
Oklahoma City is a relatively small school. It received some publicity for basketball when legendary coach Abe Lemons was here. Now in the NAIA level, the Stars usually do very well.
By the way, Kristin Chenoweth, of Broadway fame, went here, so maybe she's next for the statue treatment.
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