LCF Teens Grace 2019 Tournament’s Rose Court

Photo by Toni LeBel / OUTLOOK Flintridge Prep’s Helen Rossi (left) and La Cañada High School’s Rucha Kadam were announced as members of the 2018 Tournament of Roses Royal Court.
Photo by Toni LeBel / OUTLOOK
Flintridge Prep’s Helen Rossi (left) and La Cañada High School’s Rucha Kadam were announced as members of the 2018 Tournament of Roses Royal Court.

La Cañada High School’s Rucha Kadam gasped and Flintridge Prep’s Helen Rossi began to cry after they were announced as the last two members of the 2019 Tournament of Roses Royal Court.
The excitement of the moment could still be seen on their faces as they joined the other five members of the court on a stage at the Tournament House in Pasadena on Monday and local television stations and newspapers interviewed them.
“It’s such an honor to be here,” said Kadam, standing next to the other teenagers who had been chosen from among 44 finalists.
Added Rossi: “I’m so excited to represent my community.” Continue reading “LCF Teens Grace 2019 Tournament’s Rose Court”