BLUFFTON, S.C. (WSAV) – A Bluffton woman is heading to the Miss America competition.

Julia Herrin, a 19-year-old attending Auburn University, was crowned Miss South Carolina 2021 Saturday at the Township Auditorium in Columbia.

For her talent, Herrin performed Ludwig van Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata” third movement on the piano.

She will be awarded a $60,000 scholarship and will compete in the Miss America competition in December.

Runners up for the title of Miss South Carolina:

  • First runner up: Miss Spartanburg, Lindsey Burrell
  • Second runner up: Miss Clemson, Anna Newton
  • Third runner up: Miss River City, Tori Sizemore
  • Fourth runner up: Miss Midlands, Emily Wakeman