Pageant fans witnessed two "back-to-back wins" at the Binibining Pilipinas 2019 pageant held on Sunday night, June 9, at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City.
Puerto Princesa City representative Samantha Bernardo was named second runner-up for two consecutive years.
She also joined the pageant in 2018, where Catriona Gray won the Miss Universe Philippines crown.
The 26-year-old model and development mentor also joined the Miss World Philippines pageant in 2013, and won Best in Talent. She also made it to the top 13 finalists.
Polangui, Albay representative Marie Sherry Ann Tormes, who was voted Miss Frendship this year, won the same award lasyt year.
The 27-year-old events host and singer also made it to the top 25 cut in both editions.
Before Binibining Pilipinas, Sherry joined the Miss Earth Philippines 2017 pageant, and took home the Miss Hannah's 2017 special award.