21 year old Laura de Sanctis, Miss Contadora, was crowned Senorita Panama 2017 this past weekend. She stands 1.83m tall and will now start preparing to represent Panama at Miss Universe 2017. Miss Colon, Erika Parker, was crowned Miss Earth Panama at the same event. Miss Panama Oeste, Yvette Sanchez, was named the first runner-up while Miss Isla del Rey, Norma Diaz, was named the second runner-up. Carolina Castillo, Miss Cocle, finished as the third runner-up.