By: Mielmia Marie T. Baquiran
The Miss Pretty Preggy was among the highlights of the Aggao Nac Cagayan 2013 and for its second staging this year, an overwhelming crowd gathered to watch the pageant of pregnant mothers at the Cagayan State University on June 27, 2013.
The event was brought by the Provincial Health Office (PHO) in cooperation with the various municipalities of the province. The event aimed to promote healthy pregnancy and maternal health among mothers in the province. The activity carried the theme “ Kahandaan sa panganganak at dekalidad sa serbisyo: tamang aksyon.”
Thirteen (13) mothers participated in the pageant and they came from the municipalities of Alcala, Amulung, Aparri, Baggao, Buguey, Iguig, Lallo, Peñablanca, Rizal, Sanchez Mira, Solana, Tuao and Tuguegarao City.
The judges of the pageant were Dr. Teresita M. Reyes of the CVMC, Dr. Leticia T. Cabrera of DOH-CHD, Ms. Mary Ann P. Maglasin, Ms. Pasencia Ancheta of DSWD. Ms. Girlie M. Antonio, member of the Congressional Spouses and wife of Agbiag Partylist Representative Patrick Antonio was the Chairperson of the panel of judges.
The candidates competed in ramp, summer wear, talent, maternity wear and in question and answer. Questions were all about maternal health and healthy pregnancy.
The following are the results of the contest:
MISS PRETTY PREGGY 2013- MARY CRISALETH S. TAGAY (BUGUEY)
1ST RUNNER UP- CLARHIZZA A CARBONELL (APARRI)
2ND RUNNER UP- IMEE AGLAUA (TUAO)
3RD RUNNER UP- PAMELA JOI T. MAGNO (ALCALA)
4TH RUNNER UP- GERALDINE T. ESCOBAR (TUGUEGARAO CITY)
Best in Talent- Clarhizza A. Carbonell (Aparri)
Best in Maternity Dress – Pamela Joi T. Magno (Alcala)
Best in Ramp Walk – Mary Crisaleth S. Tagay (Buguey)
Ms. Friendship – Consuello Agcaoili (Lallo)
Ms. Photogenic – Pamela Joi T. Magno (Alcala)
Miss Pretty Preggy 2013 – P30,000
1st runner up – P20,000
2nd runner up- P15,000
3rd runner up-P10,000
4th runner up – P5,000
Special Prizes P3,000 each for Best in Ramp Walk. Best in Talent, Best in Maternity Dress, Ms. Friendship and Ms. Photogenic
All candidates received P5,000.00 each, gift packs and certificates