PICS: The Best Swimsuit Looks From the Miss America Pageant

Miss America was crowned at Sunday night's annual pageant in Atlantic City, but unique talents and glittering gowns aside, one of the many highlights from the event, for many viewers, was watching the country’s finest bare their bikini bodies. And really, what better way to represent your state than to strut your stuff? PHOTOS: 2014's Miss America Contestants Bare Bikini Bodies Naturally, the night's would-be winner, Betty Cantrell, scored points for her golden physique and confident stride, but there were many other ladies who also dominated the swimsuit portion with their enviable bikini bodies. To see what we mean, check out some of our favorite swimsuit looks from the 2016 Miss America Pageant:

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    Miss Georgia, Betty Cantrell

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    Miss Oklahoma, Georgia Frazier

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    Miss Colorado, Kelley Johnson

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    Miss California, Bree Morse

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    Miss Arkansas, Loren Alyssa McDaniel

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    Miss Florida, Mary Katherine Fechtel

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    Miss South Carolina, Daja Dial

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    Miss Tennessee, Hannah Robison

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    Miss Louisiana, April Nelson

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    Miss Texas, Shannon Sanderford

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    Miss Wyoming, Mikaela Shaw

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    Miss New Jersey, Lindsey Giannini

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