Maryland has hired Zack Bolno – well-known to local sports media following stints with the Washington Wizards and Redskins – to oversee its media relations.
Maryland said Bolno – the Wizards’ director of basketball communications this past season – will head the media relations staff “as well as designing and implementing strategic communication plans.”
Maryland is getting an established player. Bolno had two stints with the Wizards, and one with Dan Snyder and the Redskins (April 2008 through August 2010). Prior to his return to the Wizards, he founded his own public relations and consulting group.
With the recent elimination of seven athletic teams, Maryland has 20...