Alhambra HS Participates in Jalapeno-Eating Contest at local Whataburger

Posted by Community Relations at 10/22/2014

For Homecoming Week, Alhambra participated in a jalapeno-eating contest, October 14 at a local  Whataburger. Competing in the Bring the Heat eat-off were Rudy Mendez, representing the football team, Jack Carpenter, Student Government; Aaron Kalish, Band teacher; Stephanie Brewer, Choir teacher, English teacher Danielle Mandino, representing the cheer squad, and Frank Aguayo, AVID.  Competitors had 60 seconds to eat as many jalapeno peppers as humanly possible. $1000 was raised for AVID, and another $500 went to the football team for showing the most spirit.