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Two-time Youth of Year looking forward to college

Two-time Youth of Year looking forward to college

No one who knew Desmond Beggarly's family situation when he was a tot could have predicted he'd become the smart, confident leader he is today. The 18-year-old recent graduate of Glen Burnie High School, who was among the top students in his class, turned down a full scholarship offer from Princeton University. Instead, he'll be a freshman this September at University of Maryland-College Park, majoring in aerospace engineering. On a full scholarship for at least his first two years, Beggarly also is practicing with the Terps football team and has already chatted with his dorm roommate. Yet, at age four, he was homeless. His mother Mary Beggarly was 16 when she became...

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