Letizia Percoco was crowned Miss Earth Italy 2019 during the finals held June 30 in Assago in Milan.

The 19-year-old fashion student and model from Roncadelle bested 21 other candidates for the right to compete in the next edition of the Miss Earth pageant.

She was crowned by last year’s winner Sofia Pavan, who finished in the Top 8 of Miss Earth 2018.

Her elemental court were Erika Marazzato (Miss Air), Nicol Reia (Miss Water), and Beatrice La Monaca (Miss Fire).

Italy has yet to win the Miss Earth crown. Missosology.Org; Photos from Miss Earth Italy Facebook page