Miss Merissa Denise Underwood, daughter of Ronnie and Dayna Underwood and the late Denise Underwood of Bridge City, has been selected as a finalist for the Texas’ 31st Annual Homecoming Queen Selection to be held on April 9 and 10 at the Dallas Fort Worth Airport Marriott in Dallas.

She is current Homecoming Queen for Bridge City High School.

Texas’ 2011 Homecoming Queen will receive a cash scholarship plus an all expense paid trip to the National Finals to compete with the queens from the other states for America’s Homecoming Queen.

America’s Homecoming Queen Inc. is a non-profit organization promoting education, educational travel and community service in all fifty states. Merissa will also be competing for Texas’ favorite homecoming queen. You can vote for her at www.americashomecomingqueen.com.