Four Collegiate Women Selected as the 40th Annual Fiesta Bowl Court


Kandace Hurdle
(480) 350-0909

Scottsdale, Ariz. – Four collegiate women have been selected for the 40th Annual Fiesta Bowl Queen and Court Presented by Dillard’s.  Lisa Blanco from Arizona State University, Lindsay Fernandez from Grand Canyon University, Paige Hansen from the University of Arizona and Emily Johnson from Arizona State University will vie for the esteemed title of 2010-2011 Fiesta Bowl Queen. 

These four women drawn from a pool of applicants have excelled in the classroom as well as in the community, and exhibit qualities that reflect those of the Fiesta Bowl.

As part of the Fiesta Bowl Court, the women will be the spokespersons for many of the Fiesta Bowl’s Festival of College Football events and will make appearances at the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl and Fiesta Bowl games.

The next step on the journey to crowning the Queen is an interview on ABC 15’s “Sonoran Living Live”, which will air at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 1.  Following these interviews, online voting will open allowing the public to view the interviews once more and vote for the Queen.  Voting closes at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 4. 

A private Coronation to crown the 2010-2011 Fiesta Bowl Queen will be held on Wednesday, October 6.  For more information about the scholarship program and the 2010-2011 Court visit or e-mail

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