Miss Mun. of Casiguran, Athena Imperial, was at her best last night as she zoomed past early favorites to be crowned Miss Philippines Earth 2011. The 5’5″ lass from the province of Aurora defeated 9 other finalists to be the country’s representative to the Miss Earth 2011 in Bangkok, Thailand come December 3, 2011. Completing the Top 5 are Jonavi Quiray of Puerto Princesa City (Miss Phils. Air), Murielle Orais of Cebu City (Miss Phils. Water), Michelle Gavagan of Las Pinas City (Miss Phils. Fire) and Tarhata Rico of Makati City (Miss Phils. Eco-Tourism).
(Image courtesy of OPMB Worldwide)