KC Salazar and Lesceia Fajardo win major titles in 2023 Galaxy Canada Pageant
Katrina Czarina “KC” Salazar, Miss Teen Galaxy Canada
Miss Pre-Teen Canada category winners - Janiyah Estrella, 3rd Runner-Up and Myrielle Aco, 2nd Runner-Up
The four young Winnipeggers who participated in the 2023 Galaxy Canada Pageant coronation held October 14 at the Meridian Art Centre in Toronto brought home their winning crowns and trophies from the competition.
Katrina Czarina “KC” Salazar was crowned 2023 Miss Teen Galaxy while seven-year-old Lesceia Fajardo took the crown for 2023 Little Miss Galaxy Canada. In the Miss Pre-Teen Canada category, Myrielle Aco was 2nd Runner-Up and Janiyah Estrella was 3rd Runner-Up.
Salazar is the second Canada Galaxy Queen to win two crowns from different divisions. In 2019, she was the first Junior Miss Galaxy Canada and ranked one of the top eight in Junior Miss Galaxy International. This year, she won again in another category as Miss Teen Galaxy Canada.
The new 2023 Canada Galaxy Queens, seven in total for the seven divisions, will be representing Canada in the Galaxy International pageant, September 2024, in Orlando, Florida.
This is the 5th anniversary of the pageant under the directorship of Sindy Withans. She was 2018 Miss Canada Galaxy Queen.