Johanna Solano of Costa Rica was one of 10 finalists in the Miss Universe pageant celebrated in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and televised here Monday night.
The 20-year-old Heredia native failed to make the cut to become one of the top five finalists. The winner was Leila Lopez, 25, of Angola. Olesia Stefanko of Ukraine was first runner up.
The pageant celebrated its 60th anniversary this year.