Miss Missouri Sophia Dominguez-Heithoff is crowned Miss Teen USA 2017

Sophia Dominguez-Heithoff now wears the crown.

— -- Meet the new Miss Teen USA: Sophia Dominguez-Heithoff!

Along with Miss Missouri, the other top five finalists included Miss Oregon Vanessa Matheson, Miss Nevada Alexis Smith, Miss California Jaanu Patel, and Miss Indiana Paige Robinson.

Dominguez-Heithoff takes over the crown from controversial Miss Teen USA Karlie Hay. The 19-year-old made headlines after taking responsibility for using the n-word on her personal Twitter account. Her Twitter account is now protected.