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Rincon Elementary student wins state National American Miss title
Saya Mccaa
2022 National American Miss Georgia Saya Mccaa - photo by Image submitted
Saya Mccaa
Saya Mccaa has the winner's sash placed on her Saturday night. - photo by Image submitted
Rincon Elementary School second-grader Saya Mccaa, daughter of Gabriel and Katie Watson, earned the prestigious title of 2022 National American Miss Georgia on Saturday in Atlanta. She will be attending the National American Miss Pageant to be held in Orlando, Florida, during Thanksgiving week. 


The National American Miss pageants are dedicated to celebrating America’s greatness and encouraging its future leaders. Each year, the National American Miss pageant awards $1.5 million in cash, scholarships and prizes to recognize and assist the development of young women nationwide. National American Miss has added the ultimate door prize to Nationals 2022.  

National American Miss is dedicated to developing the success of young women across our nation with a program that is designed to be age-appropriate and family oriented. Pageants are held in each state for girls ages 4-18 five different age divisions. 

The National American Miss Pageants are for “Today’s Girl” and “Tomorrow’s Leaders.” The pageant program is based on inner beauty, as well poise, presentation and offers an “All American Spirit” of fun for family and friends. Emphasis is placed on the importance of gaining self confidence, learning new skills, learning good attitudes about competition, and setting and achieving personal goals. The pageant seeks to recognize the accomplishments of each girl while encouraging her to set goals for the future!

Mccaa's activities include cheer, art and supporting first responders. The wants to be a police officer when she grows up.