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 Maine USA 2013, Ali Clair; Miss Louisiana USA 2013, Kristen Girault; Miss Kentucky USA 2013, Allie Leggett; Miss Kansas USA 2013, Staci Klinginsmith; Miss Mississippi USA 2013, Paromita Mitra; and Miss Minnesota USA 2013, Danielle Hooper; are coached by Lu Sierra 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)