Gonzaga grad competing for Miss America this weekend

Gonzaga grad competing for Miss America this weekend
Courtesy: Miss Washington Marie McNicholl-Carter Facebook page

A recent Gonzaga University graduate will be competing for the title of Miss America this weekend in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Danamarie McNicholl, a 2017 graduate of Gonzaga, will be representing Washington state as she competes for Miss America 2019. In early July, McNicholl was named Miss Washington 2018 and received a $10,000 scholarship from the Miss Washington Scholarship Organization.

Before winning Miss Washington, McNicholl worked as a television news reporter in Spokane.

You can watch Miss America 2019 on kxly4 Sunday night at 9 p.m.

You can read her full bio here.