Miss West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky compete in the preliminary rounds of the Miss USA pageant in Las Vegas this week. The conclusion will be televised Sunday.
This photo provided by the Miss Universe Organization, Miss Kentucky USA 2013, Allie Leggett; and Miss Missouri USA 2013, Ellie Holtman; get ready to go on stage prior to the 2013 Miss USA Competition Preliminary Show in Las Vegas on Wednesday June 12, 2013. She will compete for the title of Miss USA 2013 and the coveted Miss USA Diamond Nexus Crown on June 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Miss Universe Organization, Valerie Macon)