South Pasadena High School

SPHS Senior Named to 2020 Tournament of Roses Royal Court

We are so proud of our Tigers – Mia Dawson and Kathleen (Cole) Fox -- for being named as finalists for the Tournament of Roses 2020 Royal Court.


Special congratulations to Cole Fox who was named one of seven Royal Court members on Monday, September 30, 2019 at the Tournament House in Pasadena. The Court Committee selected the Royal Court members from 25 finalists who participated in a multi-step interview process.


The seven members of the 2020 Royal Court are:

  • Kathleen Fox, South Pasadena High School
  • Camille Kennedy, La Salle High School
  • Michael Wilkins, Maranatha High School
  • Reese Rosental Saporito, John Marshall Fundamental High School
  • Emilie Risha, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
  • Mia Thorsen, John Marshall Fundamental High School
  • Rukan Saif, Arcadia High School

Each member of the Royal Court will receive a $7,500 educational scholarship and serve as ambassadors for the Tournament of Roses. The 2020 Rose Queen will be coronated on October 22, 2019 at the Pasadena Playhouse.

For more information, contact: South Pasadena Unified School District,

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