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Freeland's Marissa Wells leads Maryland Polo Club to national title
Freeland's Marissa Wells leads Maryland Polo Club to national title

Unwisely, the Central Coast Polo Club, of California, decided to mess with Marissa Wells at a banquet the night before the U.S. Polo Association girls National Interscholastic Championship match in March. Wells, 17, the Freeland-based Maryland Polo Club's star player, captain and one of the most skilled players at the high school level in the sport — played indoors from October to March — was asked to look closely at something on the top of a table. When the Hereford High junior did so, the California girls suddenly splashed water in her face to send them into convulsions of laughter. If her opponents believed Wells would be intimidated by their prank, they found out...

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