South Haven High School’s Olivia Ellis is this year’s Miss Blossomtime, crowned at the Mendel Center on the Lake Michigan College campus Monday night. Ellis plans to attend Manchester University in Indiana to play softball and study exercise science with the goal of becoming an athletic trainer after graduation. The rest of the court include first runner-up Claudia Moore, who was Miss Three Oaks/River Valley, second runner-up Krystin Buist, who was Miss Bridgman, and Miss Spirit of Blossomtime, Maya Schuhknecht of Buchanan was crowned Miss Congeniality. Coloma’s Sin’cere Taylor was named Mr. Blossomtime on Sunday. The Blossomtime Grand Floral Parade will feature all the community queens and kings on Saturday, May 4 starting at 1 pm.
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