Miss Greater Wichita wins Miss Kansas competition

Published On: Jun 08 2014 04:12:09 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 08 2014 05:02:56 PM CDT

Michael Schwanke with Miss Kansas 2014 Amanda Sasek

PRATT, Kan. -

Miss Greater Wichita has been crowned to represent Kansas at the Miss America pageant.

Amanda Sasek, 23, won the 2014 Miss Kansas title Saturday night. She and 30 other women were competing for prizes and scholarships in Pratt last week.

Sasek, a University of Kansas graduate student, is a Missouri native. She plans to graduate with a dual Master of Arts/PhD in political science with an emphasis in public policy.

She will continue to the Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City in September.