from the Pasadena Unified School District
Pasadena High School and John Muir High School in the Pasadena Unified School District (PUSD) will meet in the Turkey Tussle football game Friday, November 8 at the Rose Bowl. Muir leads PHS in the series 40-17 with 2 ties. The winner of the game will ring and take possession of “The Bell” for the upcoming year. The game also is the centerpiece of homecoming activities for both schools.
Kickoff for the game is at 7 p.m. with gates at the Rose Bowl opening at 5:45 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors, children 13 and under, and Muir and PHS students without an ASB card, and free for Muir and PHS students with an ASB card. A replay of the game will also be shown next week on PUSD’s television station KLRN (Charter Communications Channel 95 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 99).
As part of the homecoming festivities, there will be the Birdie Tussle Golf Tournament November 8 benefiting both schools. Visit www.birdietusslegolftournament.com/ for more information. John Muir High School will also be inducting seven new members into the Muir Alumni Hall of Fame. This year’s inductees are: Pasadena Councilwoman Jacque Robinson (Government Service), Molly Munger (Community Service), Richard Jimenez (Science/Medicine), Harold Busby (Sports/Coaching), Starla Lewis (Education), Tim Estes (Business) and Mildred Turner (Jim Brownfield Service Award). The induction ceremony will be Saturday, November 9 at 10 a.m. in the Rufus Mead Auditorium at John Muir High School.