UMD Special: Maryland Track And Field Fights To Save Team | News
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WUSA/UMD)-Saturday, April 28 the University of Maryland will be holding it's 14th annual Maryland Day. A celebration of everything Terp! It's a family-friendly event with 400 interactive exhibits, workshops and live performances.
9NEWS NOW is teaming up with the University for this big day. And we gave young people at the school the opportunity to do their own news story. The students researched their topic, did their own shooting, writing and editing.
Last fall eight teams at the Unviersity of Maryland found out they were being cut from the athletic department.
Brendan Ponton tells us how the men's track and field team is trying to overcome the hurdle.