Junior Miss of America 2023

Ashlyn Favors

Ashlyn Favors began her journey with American Pageants as Little Miss of Johnson County in 2019 and 2020. She went on to become Young Miss of Texas in 2021 and 2022, followed by Junior Miss of Texas in 2023. She was then crowned Junior Miss of America in 2023.

Ashlyn is a 13 year old, 8th grader at Kerr Middle School in Burleson, Texas. She is an honor roll student who excels in math and has ranked in the top 90th percentile, consistently, since she began standardized testing in 3rd grade. She is enrolled in honors classes and was recently inducted into the National Junior Honors Society. She has been named an All Star Student, Bobcat Pride Winner and Academic Excellence reward recipient.

Her favorite extra-curricular activity is volleyball which she has been playing since she was 7 years old. She has tried out and been selected for a club volleyball team for the last 4 years. She was also selected for one of ten spots on her 7th grade A school team, out of over 130 athletes. She has played all positions but excels the most as an outside hitter. She has been part of many other teams, activities and clubs over the years including, dance team, gymnastics, tumbling, soccer, basketball, swimming, Equestrian Club, Culture Club, choir, theater and Garden Club.

Another passion of Ashlyn’s is community service. She has devoted time to many organizations including Dog’s Life, Arlington Mission, Meals on Wheels, Stephenville Foster Home, Portable Magic Project, and Make-A-Wish. She is always looking for ways to help, like when she saw a local recreation area littered with trash, so she organized and led a community clean up.

Ashlyn’s hobbies include traveling, crafts, reading, and hanging out with friends. She has made some amazing friendships and grown her confidence through American Pageants. Ashlyn is honored for the opportunity to serve as Junior Miss of America!

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