Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Marion Jones a brilliant runner who had feet of clay

Even in a society now accustomed to fallen idols in sports, it is hard to hear that Marion Jones is among them. In part because of the men in her life and the company she kept, anyone following the steroid scandals of the last decade or so had to know that she would fall, too. But her admission that she used performance-enhancing drugs in preparing for the Olympics seemed especially sad. (Concord Monitor)


Recent Track & Field Articles:

Honoring trailblazers

Houston Summers Elected Student Body President

Tar Heel Trailblazer: Charles Waddell

At North Carolina, Throwing Javelins and Running for Office

Charles Waddell, Karen Stevenson To Receive Tar Heel Trailblazer Award


© 2005-2015 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.