The 64th annual Pennsylvania Dairy Princess Pageant was held on Sat., September 19, 2020. Each county princess was individually interviewed and participated in other informal meetings with the judges. They each presented their dairy presentations, speeches and scrapbooks, tested on their dairy promotion knowledge and submitted three dairy recipes. In addition, some participated in the radio spot, recipe and poster display contests. Below are pictures of the winners, runner-ups and honorable mentions.

Top Seven Finalists

(l-r): Katelyn Taylor, Lycoming County; Abigail Shuck, Somerset County; Katerina Coffman, Huntingdon County; Gabrielle Swavely, Centre County;  Kristin Johns, Berks County; Elizabeth Chidester, Susquehanna County; Selina Horst, Franklin County 

Speech Winners

Winner: Selina Horst, Franklin County (right front), Runner-up: Gabrielle Swavely (left front)
Honorable mention:
back row (l-r) Abigail Shuck, Somerset County; Elizabeth Chidester, Susquehanna County; Katerina Coffman, Huntingdon County

Radio Spot

Winner: Kristin Johns, Berks County (right front), Runner-up: Abagail Bryan, Crawford County (left front)  

Honorable Mentions (left to right)Selina Horst, Franklin County; Victoria DiAndrea, Delaware County; Elizabeth Chidester, Susquehanna County

Dairy Knowledge Test

Winner: Katerina Coffman (right front), Runner-up: Anna Brubaker, Perry County (left front)
Honorable mention: Dana Heltzel, Blair County; Gabrielle Swavely, Centre County; Katelyn Taylor, Lycoming County

Display Board

Winner: Erika Teagarden, Washington County (right front), Runner-up: Jillian Verelst, Sullivan County (left front)
Honorable mention:
Selina Horst, Franklin County; Katerina Coffman, Huntindgon County; Madison Sleeman, Warren County


Winner: Lauren Smoker, Mifflin County (right front); Runner-up: Kristin Johns, Berks County (left front)
Honorable mention: Abigail Shuck, Somerset County; Katelyn Taylor, Lycoming County; Katerina Coffman, Huntingdon County


Winner: Katerina Coffman, Huntingdon County (right front); Runner-up: Abigail Shuck, Somerset County (left front)
Honorable mention: Abagail Bryan, Crawford County; Anna Brubaker, Perry County; Kristin Johns, Berks County

Royal Recipe

Winner: Lacy Kilgore, York County (right front); Runner-up: Elizabeth Chidester, Susquehanna County (left front)
Honorable mention: Riley Syester-Campbell, Wyoming/Lackawanna County; Katerina Coffman, Huntingdon County; Morgan Gooch, Chester County

Tina M. Shultz Memorial Scholarship Award

Alice Hoover

2019-2020 Cambria County Dairy Princess Alice Hoover was honored with the Tina M. Shultz Award. The award recognizes the princess met second level incentive, submitted and completed an application and was selected by a panel of judges. She is the daughter of Mary Kenny and William Hoover. 

Miss Congeniality

Katerina Coffman, Huntingdon County

Dairy Princess Katerina Coffman of Petersburg, Huntingdon County, was voted “Miss Congeniality” by the other county princesses. She received the honor in memory of Cochranville, Chester County, dairy farmer and princess program supporter Horace Prange.

William C. Nichol Appreciation Award

$500.00 Scholarship 
Paige Peiffer