Return to Headlines

Congratulations to Trinity Dela Cruz, Marshall Fundamental Senior Announced as a 2024 Tournament of Roses Royal Court Princess

Trinity Dela Cruz is a senior at Marshall Fundamental School and lives in Pasadena. She is the drum major of the Marshall Mighty Eagle Marching Band, a member of the Band Leadership Committee, secretary of the Filipino Club, a member of the Los Angeles Children's Chorus, a singer in the choir at Altadena Community Church, a member of the National Honor Society, a member of the Asian Club, a member of the Student Environmental Awareness Club and is a Marketing Intern for the social media team at Marshall Fundamental School. Trinity enjoys crocheting, watching romantic comedies, singing, playing flute or piccolo, or experimenting on the ukulele. She plans to study classical vocal performance and psychology at Northwestern University, the University of California, Los Angeles, or Vanderbilt University. Trinity is the daughter of Juan Dela Cruz and Patty Judy and has a brother, Diego, and a sister, Eden.

 

PASADENA, Calif. (October 2, 2023) – The Pasadena Tournament of Roses is thrilled to announce the seven members of the 2024 Rose Court presented by Citizens Business Bank. The anticipated reveal was attended by nearly 200 people on the south lawn of Tournament House, including friends and family of the 28 finalists.

 

Members of the 2024 Rose Court will serve as ambassadors of the Tournament of Roses, the Pasadena community, and the greater Los Angeles area, and will each receive a $7,500 educational scholarship. The selected young ladies exemplify character, service, and leadership modeled through their commitment to family, school, and community.

 

Rose Court Princess' experience countless benefits, including personal development programs designed to enhance their public speaking and presentation abilities, boost self-confidence, and refine their etiquette skills. Rose Court members are provided with opportunities to actively participate in the community, make positive contributions, and discover ways to connect with local leaders.

 

The Rose Queen® and Rose Court are iconic traditions, steeped in the Pasadena Tournament of Roses’ history and continue as a treasured legacy. The Announcement and Coronation of the 105th Rose Queen® and presentation of the 2024 Rose Court was held on Friday, October 27, 2023, on the front lawn of Tournament House crowing Naomi Stillitano, of Arcadia High as the 105th Rose Queen®.

 

The 2024 Rose Court will ride down Colorado Blvd. on the Rose Court float in the 135th Rose Parade® presented by Honda and attend the CFP Semifinal at the 110th Rose Bowl Game® presented by Prudential, both on Monday, January 1, 2024.