Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Marion Jones' medals center stage at IOC meeting


The fall from grace of sprinter Marion Jones will be complete this week when the International Olympic Committee's executive board erases from the record books the five medals she won at the Olympics in 2000. Jones, once a dominant force in her sport, admitted recently to taking banned substances prior to the Sydney Games, has returned her medals and now faces potential jail time for lying to federal agents. (Yahoo!)


Related: | |

Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Recent Track & Field News:

Total Tar Heels: Nov. 22, 2017

Get to Know Shalane Flanagan, the Female Runner Who Made History at the NYC Marathon

Defense Leads UNC Field Hockey To Final Four, Olympic Notes

How the ‘Shalane Flanagan Effect’ Works

The race that no one could take away from Shalane Flanagan

One day, two ACC championships and NYC Marathon win


© 2005-2017 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.