Tustin police veterans take home the prize in annual flag football match


Bragging rights were on the line once again when the veterans and the youngsters suited up for the Tustin Police Department’s annual Turkey Bowl. Played on the day before Thanksgiving at Hillview School in Tustin, the flag football game pitted officers age 34 and older against officers age 33 and younger. A touchdown pass from Officer Matt Martinez to Sergeant Jeff Taylor in the game’s final seconds gave the veterans the victory for the sixth consecutive year. “It’s a mental game,” said Training Officer Michelle Jankowski, a member of the veterans’ team. “It’s strategy and experience. They lack it and…

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