As official ambassadors of the Tournament of Roses, the seven girls will participate in more than 150 community and media functions leading up to the 124th Rose Parade and the 99th Rose Bowl Game.
Macy’s is the Official Wardrobe Sponsor for the Rose Queen and her Court.
Rose Queen Vanessa Natalie Manjarrez, 17 Mayfield Senior School
Princess Kate Alice Benuska, 17,Maranatha High School
Princess Tracy Italia Cresta, 17, La Salle High School
Princess Victoria Sophia McGregor, 17, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
Princess Nicole Cherie Nelam, 17, Pasadena High School
Princess Sonia Marie Shenoi, 17, San Marino High School
Princess Madison Michelle Barili Teodo, 17 La Canada Flintridge High School
The Rose Queen and her six Rose Princesses were selected based upon a combination of qualities, including public speaking ability, poise, academic achievement and community involvement. As official ambassadors of the Tournament of Roses, they will participate in more than 150 community and media functions leading up to the 124th Rose Parade and the 99th Rose Bowl Game. Their selection concluded a month-long process that began in September with more than 1000 Pasadena-area young women who initially participated in the Tournament of Roses Royal Court tryouts.
For more information, www.tournamentofroses.com