Wheelchair athlete can compete in track events
BALTIMORE -- A wheelchair athlete will be allowed to race alongside her high school teammates at track meets.
Tatyana McFadden, a 17-year-old two-time Paralympic medalist, had already won a preliminary injunction from a federal judge that allowed her to compete with her teammates until the case could be heard.
On Monday, Howard County Public Schools came to a settlement
with the Maryland Disability Law Center to allow McFadden, who has
spina bifida, to participate in the ...
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