A secondary school pupil is the new Miss Donegal.

Seventeen-year-old Sophie Devlin from Letterkenny will now represent the county at the Miss Ireland final.

She was crowned at the Miss Donegal final held in Dillon's Hotel, Letterkenny. on Friday night.

"I am over the moon," she said, just minutes after being crowned on stage by the current Miss Ireland, Laauren McDonagh, who is from Buncrana.

Sophie is a student at Loreto Secondary School, and works part-time in the Honeypot Coffee House on Letterkenny's High Road.

Familly and friends flocked to the stage to congratulate her.

The other finalists were: Nicole Gallagher, Carla Wylie, Jessica Wood, Rebekah Coyle, Niamh McCarry, Sophie Devlin, Chloe Montgomery, Ayesha Aiken, and Robyn Boyle.

Marty Friel was the MC.

The clip below shows the moment when Sophie was named as the new Miss Donegal.

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