- Pinay beauties stood out in the recently concluded Little and Teen Universe pageant
- Prezious Katalinae Martinez Langit was crowned the Young Miss Universe Grand Prix
- Kasley Malaika Tobias Libres won first-runner-up in the Little Miss Universe category
- Sarah Nicole Filtness took home the Little Miss Universe Preteen title
Three Filipino girls stood out in the Little and Teen Universe pageant, an international pageant for young girls, held in Tbilisi, Georgia (former USSR territory in Eastern Europe), May 5-10, according to Online Pageant – Magazine and Blog website.
Prezious Katalinae Martinez Langit was crowned the Young Miss Universe Grand Prix, Kasley Malaika Tobias Libres won first-runner-up in the Little Miss Universe category, and Sarah Nicole Filtness got the Little Miss Universe Preteen title.
Langit, only 10 years old, is a Grade 5 pupil of St. Joseph College – Elementary Department of Olongapo. She also took home two special awards — Miss Asia and Best in National Costume.
Moreover, she is scheduled to compete in another international pageant for teens, October, in Bangkok, Thailand.
Libres, on the other hand, is a Grade 8 pupil of Montessori International School in Talamban, Cebu. Aside from the title, she was also recognized as Miss Model, Best in Talent, and Best in National Costume.
Filtness also won Best in National Costume.
She went directly back to their home in Cebu after the pageant while the other two arrived on May 11 at the NAIA Terminal 3.
As per a Manila Bulletin story, Langit and Libres disclosed that they want to pursue dentistry in college.
They added, they want to try their luck in the international pageants soon.
The three Pinay beauties are talents of GlaMore Productions.
GlaMore and Star Shining’s Maan Aris was likewise awarded Most Professional National Director.
“Thank you for this bonus! This special award is given to me for the strong performance of the Philippine team in the pageant,” Aris said.
She added the winning of their girls are just the kick-off for their team to compete in various international pageants this year.