O’FALLON – The judges have spoken and they found Shree Patel to be truly irresistible. Patel was crowned the 2016 Mr. Irresistible at the annual pageant Saturday evening.
Patel, who graced the audience with a rendition of “Let It Go” from the Disney movie “Frozen”, was sponsored by the O’Fallon High School Girls Tennis team. For winning, Patel will receive a $500 scholarship and $500 for the Girls Tennis team.
When asked his favorite pick up line, Patel said, “Are you a parking ticket? ‘Cause you’ve got fine written all over you.”
The other contestants in the pageant were
• Blake Churchill, sponsored by the Thespian Society
• Jason Couch, sponsored by the Girls Basketball team
• Noah Engel, sponsored by the National Honor Society
• Boomer Johnson, sponsored by the Cheerleading team
• Stefan Jones, sponsored by the Culture Mix
• Nik Kanizar, sponsored by the German Club
• Jacob O’Neill, sponsored by Girls Cross Country
• Matthew Warren, sponsored by the Golden Girls
• Jacob York, sponsored by Girls Soccer
Jacob O’Neill won Mr. Charming, while Noah Engel was named the People’s Choice. Boomer Johnson won Mr. Macho.
Blake Churchill won second runner-up. He will receive a $125 scholarship and $125 for his sponsor. Matthew Warren won first runner-up, and will receive a $250 scholarship and $250 for his sponsor.