Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Marion Jones eyes basketball career

Disgraced former track and field star Marion Jones has been training with the WNBA's San Antonio Silver Stars with a view to making a comeback in basketball for European and US teams at age 34. The one-time hero of the 2000 Sydney Olympics was released from a federal prison in September of last year after serving a six-month sentence for lying about taking performance-enhancing drugs and her role in a check fraud plot. (ABC Online)


Recent Track & Field Articles:

Tar Heels Maintain Third In Directors' Cup Standings

The Story of UNC track and field athlete Houston Summers

Carolina Rundown: December 11

My Carolina Experience: Lianne Farber

Carolina Rundown: November 24


© 2005-2014 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.