Titleholder Tuesday: Miss NY’s Outstanding Teen

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Cady Ruth Stoever;

Miss New York’s Outstanding Teen

Local Title: Flower City
Hometown: Rush, New York
Platform: Growth Through Literacy
Talent: Violin
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Cady Ruth served and competed as Miss Flower City’s Outstanding Teen both in 2013 and 2014. She came across the Miss America’s Outstanding Teen system after competing in and gaining valuable pageant experience various other pageant systems.  She has used these experiences to not only build her self confidence, but as an outlet to promote her passion for literacy and her talent, violin.

During her years as both Flower City’s Outstanding Teen, and now as Miss New York’s Outstanding Teen, Cady Ruth promotes the importance of reading, and hopes to share the great stories hidden within the pages of a good book. Growth Through Literacy is an opportunity to share her passion for reading with others not only by reading to youth and elderly, but by holding book drives and donating to those who may need a good book.


She also serves her community by partnering with civic organizations such as the National Parkinson’s Foundation, La Leche League, and Relay for Life.

During the Miss New York pageant, and at Miss America’s Outstanding Teen pageant, Cady Ruth plays the violin during the talent competition. She has been playing for most of her life, and competes across the state. Also a huge honor, Cady has performed with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra.