Katy Sartain, 18, a senior at Pasco High School, was crowned Miss Tampa 2014 during the 68th Annual Miss Tampa Scholarship Pageant on Saturday night.
Sartain was selected for the title from a field of 15 contestants. She was crowned by Ashley Ramsey, Miss Tampa 2013.
The new Miss Tampa will compete for Miss Florida title on June 21 in St. Petersburg.
The sponsors enabled the winners to receive $11,000 in scholarships this year.
The event was held at the Moroccan Palace at Busch Gardens.