Controversial swimmers Nick D'Arcy and Kenrick Monk have avoided additional punishment above what the Australian Olympic Committee has already imposed on them for posting photos of themselves posing with guns on social networking sites.
The ASA/USA Girl's Fast Pitch Softball National Qualifier got under way on Saturday at the ESPNHS Girls Showcase in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., and action in the AAU 9th Grade Girls Showcase and the AAU 10th Grade Girls Showcase continued.
When a photo of Michael Phelps using a marijuana pipe surfaced late last year, some sponsors cut ties with the Olympic swimming champion. Months later, that trend is about to turn around, USA Today reports.
Debbie Phelps got plenty of face time during the Olympics. Now, in the wake of her son winning eight gold medals, she's putting out her own book to relate the experiences of a single mother raising three kids -- including an Olympic swimmer.