Former WWE Diva Stacy Keibler won the Baltimore Celebrity Smackdown which was hosted on the Baltimore Sun newspaper website. A total of 64 Baltimore celebrities were in the competition which was voted solely by the readers.
Keibler defeated Sheila Dixon, the Mayor of Baltimore in the first round with 3,720 vs 411 votes. In the second round she went through baseball great Cal Ripken Jr with 24,926 vs 6,858 votes. She then defeated Olympic gold
medal winner Michael Phelps with 12,700 votes against his 2,580 and in the final she went against seven others, winning the competition with a total of 442,831 votes. Marin Alsop, the music director of the Baltimore Symphony
Orchestra was the second closest one with 149,005 total votes. “So excited I won Baltimore Celebrity Smackdown! Owe it all to you – my awesome fans! I’ll do an online chat here to say thx! Details soon :),” Keibler wrote on her
Twitter account after the results were revealed. The prize? Just bragging rights! (thanks to Colin Vassallo)