California, MD – Paige Fairclough of California, MD has qualified as a state finalist in the National American Miss Maryland pageant on Aug. 9-11 in Reston, VA. The pageant is for girls aged 4 -18 and contestants will compete in four categories, including formal wear modeling, personal introduction, interview and community service project. 

The contestant crowned Miss Maryland Jr. Pre-teen will receive a $1,000 award, the official crown, banner and air transportation to compete in the National pageant at Disneyland in California representing Maryland. 

Paige’s sponsors include family and friends.