by MIKE CHAIKEN
This Tuesday, July 23, the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen competition begins in Orlando, Fla.
Miss Connecticut’s Outstanding Teen Lindiana Frangu will find out if she wins the national crown on Saturday night.
In recognition of the impending national competition, here’s a look back at the evening gowns worn by the Miss Connecticut Outstanding Teen finalists from June at The Palace Theater in Waterbury, Conn.
PHOTOS by MIKE CHAIKEN