Marcia Baptiste failed to capture the Miss Caribbean Culture title or secure a place last night at the Cultural Complex in Charlestown, Nevis.
The Miss Dominica Queen competed in the pageant against 10 contestants from across the Caribbean region. She won the Best Evening Wear Award.
Sangrena Harris of Anguilla won the Miss Caribbean Culture title and the Best Interview Award with 1422 points. Keda Lou-Ann Pascall of Trinidad & Tobago copped the first runner-up position and Miss Amity Award with 1369 points; Lanien Blanchette of St. Kitts is the second runner-up with 1303.5 points, while Tanika Walton of Barbados won the third runner-up position with 1013 points.
The awards for Best Promotional Video and Miss Photogenic went to Miss St. Maarten, Marjorie Cortico-Ramirez; Masinda Nisbett who represented host country, Nevis won the Best Swimsuit Award and Miss Montserrat, Sherylene Dyer won the Best Performing Talent Award.
The other contestants were Miss Antigua, Delicia Pownall and Marcellina Ventura of St. Croix.
Baptiste, who is the reigning Miss Caribbean World, will contest her last pageant at the 49th Jaycees Caribbean Queen Show on July 30, 2010 at the Antigua Recreation Grounds.
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