ESPN reporter Holly Rowe undergoing surgery to remove tumor
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) ESPN reporter Holly Rowe says she is undergoing surgery to remove a tumor.
Rowe had surgery in May to remove a tumor in her chest, and she said in a statement released by the network Tuesday that a new tumor had recently been found.
Rowe says she is having surgery Tuesday and ''in the coming days, I will know more about what potential additional steps I may take to address this situation.''
She thanks colleague Shelley Smith for her guidance after Smith went through her own cancer treatments. Rowe adds: ''I hope to be back at work soon doing what gives me so much joy in life.''
Rowe joined ESPN on a regular basis in 1998 and primarily covers college football, college basketball and softball.