*Marilyn Ramos is from Pretoria just like her predecessor Melinda Bam.
* She is 21 years old and a student of Interior Architecture.
* The new Miss South Africa was crowned by last year's runner-up Remonda Moodley as the outgoing Miss SA is currently taking part in Miss Universe 2012 in Las Vegas.
* The second runner-up was Pearle Nxele from Mandini in KwaZulu Natal.
*Danielle de Wet was named Miss Congeniality.
Photos: Peter Morey