The Maryland Dance Team, a part of the Mighty Sound of Maryland Marching Band, is proud to entertain audiences at all Terrapin home football and basketball games! These young ladies bring excitement, energy, and enthusiasm to numerous athletic events, campus activities, and community functions throughout the year. The dance team incorporates all styles of dance including hip hop, jazz, poms, studio and cheer dance. The Maryland Dance Team has performed at the Orange and Gator Bowls, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Disney World, and most recently at the Quick Lane Bowl at Ford Field in Detroit. In addition to these performances, the Maryland Dance Team, together with the Mighty Sound of Maryland, spent a week in New Orleans building houses for Habitat for Humanity after Hurricane Katrina. The members of the Maryland Dance Team are well balanced athletes and students.
The Maryland Dance Team brings spirit and pageantry to game days in College Park. They appear in numerous university traditions including "Terp Alley", Pregame and Halftime performances with the Mighty Sound of Maryland Marching Band. Whether cheering from the sidelines or dancing center field during the third quarter time out, they are an integral part of Maryland Athletics!