1989 Miss Nevada


1989 Brenda Anne Linscott, InclineHOMETOWN:  Incline    BIRTHDAY:  N/A
AGE: 23    HAIR: Blonde    EYES:      HEIGHT: 5’7”
EDUCATION:     Graduate Music Major at University of Nevada – Reno
TALENT:  Vocalist – “Think of Me” from Phantom of the Opera at Miss Nevada
                                     “Memory” from CATS at Miss America
PLATFORM ESSAY: Refuse Control/Resource recovery, childcare & music education
  • Singer with the Nevada Opera Company
  • Participated in United Way Extravaganza in Laughlin along with Miss Arizona
  • Attended the 3rd Annual Lighting Ceremony for the Tree of Love sponsored by the American Heart Association
  • Met Fred Savage of TV’s “Wonder Years” on location in Nevada for the movie “Wizard”
  • During Miss America week had a negative experience with a reporter when asked her opinion on abortion that ended with a newspaper article in a negative twist
  1. Brenda Anne Linscott (Miss Nevada), Miss Cosmopolitan Counties, Operatic Vocal
  2. Jennifer Eckert (1st Runner-up), Miss Sparks
  3. Crystal Morrison (2nd Runner-up), Miss Douglas County
  4. Veronica Spurlock (Miss Congeniality/Quality of Life), Miss Carson City
  5. Marlene Martin, Miss Clark County
  6. Staci Munda, Miss Elko County
  7. Tami Lynn Jones, Miss Lyon County
  8. Angela Bennett, Miss Northern Counties
  9. Tracy Simmons, Miss Reno
*Scholarships – Miss NV – $3000, 1st Time Quality of Life Award – $500
*This year the Miss Nevada production “Nevada Pride” featured several previous Miss Nevada’s as well as some previous contestants to perform.  For the first time the pageant was taped for television and aired on KAME Channel 21 on June 20, 1989 in Reno.  Actor Gary Oakes wrote 6 songs for the show including “Our Miss Nevada”
  • Married name:  (Husband –)
  • Unknown current location