Joanna Wicks, Miss Wilmington, was named Miss Delaware 2018 Saturday evening at Cape Henlopen High School in Lewes. She will represent Delaware at the Miss America competition in September.
Joanna was the first runner-up for the Carol Maclary Excellence in Education award and the overall Lifestyle & Fitness award. Her win secures her more than $10,000 in scholarships, as well as gifts and services from a variety of sponsors statewide. Joanna is currently a teacher at St. Thomas More Academy in Magnolia.
The evening’s top talent award went to Rebecca Gasperetti, also an instructor at St. Thomas More Academy, and Miss Congeniality is Riley Slate. Gasperetti was also the winner of the Carol Maclary Excellence in Education top award, the Debi Wilson Community Service Award, and the Miss America State Community Service Award.