Salt Lake City's Junior Miss, Lindsey Brinton, garnered the title of America's Junior Miss at the organization's national competition in Mobile, Alabama.

In winning the competition Brinton received a total of $54,000 in scholarship money.

Brinton, a graduate of West High School, will attend Harvard University in the fall to study Biochemical Engineering. She was a recent State of Utah Sterling Scholar in Music.

For her talent Brinton performed a classical piano piece, "Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6" by Franz Liszt. She is the daughter of Gregory and Sally Brinton.