If Jacqueline Romero of San Marcos were to win the title of Miss Jr. Teen, she would represent Austin and the surrounding communities at the National Competition that will take place in Orlando, Florida. More than $30,000 in prizes and awards will be presented at the National Competition. Each winner enjoys the expense-paid trip to Florida. (courtesy photo)
Jacqueline Romero of San Marcos was recently selected to participate in the 2016 Miss Jr. Teen pageant competition that will take place on Sunday, Feb. 21.
Jacqueline learned of her acceptance into this year's competition when the pageant announced their selections following interviewing in the local Austin area.
Jacqueline submitted an application and took part in an interview session that was conducted by this year's Austin Pageant Coordinator.