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Nazareth teen first runner up in Miss You Can Do It pageant

By Katie Shank, Senior Producer, KShank@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 28 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 29 2013 05:07:33 PM CDT

A Northampton County teenager who recently competed in a one-of-a-kind beauty pageant is coming home a winner.

NAZARETH, Pa. -

A Northampton County teenager who recently competed in a one-of-a-kind beauty pageant is coming home a winner.

This past weekend, Victoria Gerstung, of Nazareth, competed in the "Miss You Can Do It" beauty pageant in Illinois.

Gerstung has cerebral palsy, and the pageant is for girls and women with special needs.

At the end of the competition, Gerstung was named first runner-up. She also went home with the People's Choice Award, the personal interview award and the award for best answer to a question.