A 21-year-old Lincoln woman and a 17-year-old from Ralston have been chosen to represent Nebraska at national pageants over the next year.
Emily Poeschl of Lincoln was crowned Miss Nebraska USA and Danielle Zuroski of Ralston was crowned Miss Nebraska Teen USA at weekend pageants in Norfolk.
Poeschl will compete at the Miss USA Pageant in April in Baltimore.
Zuroski will compete next summer at the Miss Teen USA Pageant. A pageant representative in New York said the 2006 pageant location has not yet been determined.