Listowel native Niamh Enright beat off stiff competition from 20 other contestants.
Tralee woman Shannon Lonergan was runner-up in the contest which was MC’d by Radio Kerry’s Brendan Fuller.
Niamh who is a 18 year old Physiotherapy student at the University of Limerick will now go forward to contest the Miss Ireland finals later in the year.
A one year modelling contract with Pulse Models in Cork was also part of her prize.
Niamh said that she is delighted with the win: