09 March 2009

Miss Nicaragua 2009 is Indiana Sanchez

Indiana Sanchez (21), a nursing student from Managua, was crowned Miss Nicaragua 2009 during a show televised live from the Ruben Dario National Theatre on March 7th, 2009.

Indiana -chosen Miss Photogenic- stands 1.78 m in height, and will represent Nicaragua at the Miss Universe 2009 pageant in the Bahamas. She will also compete in other international events.

The 1st and 2nd runner-ups were Slilma Ulloa -who competed in Reina Hispanoamericana 2007- and Maritza Rivas.

16 women competed in the annual event.

Miss Nicaragua 2009 Results:

* Miss Nicaragua 2009 was Indiana Sánchez, 21
* 1st RU was Slilma Ulloa, 23
* 2nd RU was Maritza Rivas, 21

* Best Face Avon was Massiel Arévalo
* Best model 2009 was Iris Ordeñana
* Better personality Contempo was Indiana Sánchez
* Miss photogenic was Arlen Mora
* Miss Congeniality was Giovanella Ráudez