The University of Southern California boasts a large contingent of passionate supporters known as the Trojan League Associates of San Diego County. The league was founded in 1969 exclusively by women associated with USC. This year, the Trojan League sponsored its first-ever gala called Trojans in the Paddock to mark its 50th anniversary and boost fundraising for more scholarship dollars. The event, whuch took place March 2 at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, featured a concert by the USC Marching Band and the USC Song Girls and Silks. USC football coach John Robinson served as Master of Ceremonies for the evening, which also included dinner and dancing with a special appearance by USC mascot Traveler. Visit trojanleaguesandiego.com.