Posts Tagged Swimming

Michael Phelps’ DUI trial set Friday in Baltimore

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps walks into a courthouse for a trial on drunken driving and other charges, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in Baltimore. Documents show that the 29-year-old was leaving Baltimore's Horseshoe Casino Sept. 30 when he was pulled over for speeding and crossing the double yellow line on a highway. Police say Phelps registered a .14 per cent on a blood-alcohol test. The legal limit to drive is .08 per cent in Maryland. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps avoided jail time on Friday when a judge placed him on probation for pleading guilty to a drunken driving charge for the second time in 10 years. The punishment came with a warning.

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Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI charge 3 months after arrest

BALTIMORE (AP) — Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI charge 3 months after arrest.

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Mitchell teen swimmer qualifies for Olympic Trials

MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) — A teenage swimmer in Mitchell is one step closer to her dream of competing in the Olympics.

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NCAA extends suspension for swim coach Bauerle

In this undated file photo provided by the University of Georgia, swim coach Jack Bauerle is seen posing at the school in Athens, Ga., with trophy's his team has won. The NCAA has extended the suspension of Georgia swimming coach Bauerle through the 2014-15 season and imposed a $5,000 fine for major rules violations involving star Chase Kalisz. In a ruling issued Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, the Division I infractions committee governing body ruled that Bauerle “did not promote an atmosphere for compliance” when he made special arrangements for Kalisz to enroll in an independent study course to maintain his eligibility. (AP Photo/University of Georgia Sports Communications, Kevin Works, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — The NCAA has sanctioned Georgia swimming coach Jack Bauerle for rules violations involving a star athlete, but he will be returning to the program he led to national prominence.

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Pool from US Olympic trials to relocate to Boston

BOSTON (AP) — The pool from the 2012 Olympic trials will be dismantled and moved to Boston after the competition.

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