RED BANKER VIES FOR ‘MISS NEW JERSEY’

quaniesha-frostQuaniesha Frost of Red Bank won the Miss Tri-County competition last month and is getting ready to compete for the Miss New Jersey crown. (Photo by Dustin Racioppi; click to enlarge)

By DUSTIN RACIOPPI

Quaniesha Frost, a slender and soft-spoken 23-year-old, has big goals, none of which can be achieved through anything short of intense hard work and a little bit of luck.

She wants to save, and eventually enhance, school music programs. She wants to open performing arts schools around the country. She wants to perform on Broadway.  She wants to be Miss America, perhaps the goal most within reach for the Red Bank native.

In June, Frost, otherwise known as Miss Tri-County, will vie for the crown of Miss New Jersey, the penultimate pageant to the coveted national title.

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