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Kids Shine Bright In THON 2022 Fashion Show

Dozens of Four Diamonds children took to the stage Sunday morning and stole the show with their Wild West-themed outfits. They were easily the cutest cowboys and cowgirls this Bryce Jordan Center has ever seen.

Siblings Devan and Trevor Pulaski kicked the show off with some dope cow-patterned shorts. This is the second time the duo took to the stage this weekend. They also performed a joint routine at last night’s talent show.

Aubrey and Ellis Evans donned awesome matching outfits next. Then, Carly Wilfong showed off an impressive outfit decked out with sparkles and a colorful tutu. Caroline Edwards joined the fashion show via on-screen video, but still showed off a great outfit.

Kennedy Wilson certainly knows how to work a stage. Apparently, she’s got goals to make it on America’s Got Talent someday so this definitely won’t be the last time you’re seeing Kennedy.

Self-proclaimed daredevil and rollercoaster lover Elliana Rodenhauser wore an awesome pink tutu. Do you think they have that tutu in adult sizes?

Denni and Caleb showed some love to all Philadelphia sports fans in the arena, wearing a Flyers jersey and a No. 11 Carson Wentz jersey. Go Birds.

As if it couldn’t get any cuter than it already had, Sean Grindle took to the stage next with a sweet cowboy outfit decked out with overalls, a bandana, and a sick cowboy hat.

Maddie and Whitney Gehman really had us fooled. We could’ve sworn Jessie from Toy story managed to sneak on stage, but it was just this sibling duo. Their older sister, Kendall, took to the stage later to model her outfit. Marissa Smerick’s impressive cow onesie stole the show next.

Adeline and Celia Cosentino both love pink, and showed off a snazzy set of cowgirl hats and multi-color tutus. The crowd went wild for Jaxon and Riley next who joined the fashion show via the video screen, these cowboys and cowgirls truly couldn’t get any cuter even if they tried.

The BJC was graced with the presence of a real model next when Savy Keenan took the stage. Keenan is a mannequin model for brands like Old Navy, Justice, and Claire’s.

Mina and Melina Horan showcased a high-energy fashion walk next. Mina, sitting atop the shoulders of a THON dancer, ended her walk by throwing the diamonds up in the sky. Naturally, the BJC erupted in cheers.

Charlize Curry thinks THON is better than Christmas, and quite frankly, we’d have to agree. We will say though, Curry’s yellow onesie with an impressive feather boa is definitely going to be on our Christmas list next year. Kimberly and Allison followed Curry with their modeling skills that must be right off the runway.

Lily Le Crone, dreams of becoming a Penn State cheerleader someday and certainly has the spirit for the job. Her pink cowgirl hat and rainbow tutu were truly dazzling. Gunnar and Bri kept the energy high and alive next as they took the stage.

Eli, Brooke, and Ari are no strangers to THON’s fashion show. The trio also showed off some stellar outfits in 2020.

Julia O’Toole, Disney fanatic and lover of all things arts and crafts, showed off a luxurious, beautiful, feather boa. Apparently knowing how to work the runway isn’t O’Toole’s only skill, as last night she also showed off an amazing silk routine to “Girl on Fire” by Alicia Keys.

To close out the show, A’Niah Butler, and Harper and Shiloh Crimmel took us straight out west. Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in Happy Valley any more.

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Ryen Gailey

Ryen is a senior early childhood education major from "right outside of Philly" - or in exact words, from 23.0 miles outside of Philly. She loves all things Penn State and has been a huge Penn State gal since before she could walk. Send her pictures of puppies, or hate mail at

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