The second night of Miss America preliminaries were held last night at Boardwalk Hall. The night belonged to Miss Oklahoma and Miss Minnesota.Miss Oklahoma  Kelsey Griswold earned and $1,000 scholarship for fitness and evening gown. Miss Minnesota Rebecca Yeh earned a $2,000 scholarship for the talent part of the competition for her violin solo.

There was also a special 9/11 tribute as group of local teenagers from the Spotlight Performers Show Choir of the Greater Ocean City Theater Company performed "God Bless the USA" to open the competition.

Round 3 of the preliminaries is slated for tonight at Boardwalk Hall. The Miss America Finals will be live on ABC TV this Sunday night for m 9-11..