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For Michael Phelps, there really is no place like home

...impressive collection of gold medalists, world champions and national record holders."It's funny," said his longtime coach, Bob Bowman. "When I come out here and see kids playing around, that's just what Michael did every day when...
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Michael Phelps wins 100 fly heat in comeback meet

...Maybe we should both just mess around and see if we can both get in the 'C' final,'" Phelps said.Phelps' longtime coach Bob Bowman liked what he saw."I could tell when he came in that it was going to be good, that he was into it...
Phelps back in drug testing, keeping options open

...athletes who underwent doping tests in the third quarter, the period ending Sept. 30. He was tested twice. His longtime coach and close friend, Bob Bowman, said Phelps actually re-entered the doping program near the end of the second quarter...
Sports Shorts

...McQueary's lawyer, Elliot Strokoff, was not immediately returned.Sandusky, who spent decades at Penn State under longtime coach Joe Paterno, was convicted of 45 counts of child sexual abuse and is serving a lengthy state prison sentence...
Red, white and blue night at swimming worlds

...partner of Dwyer's, having moved recently to the North Baltimore Aquatic Club to work with Bowman, who was Phelps' longtime coach."I am so surprised," said Agnel, the reigning Olympic champion. "I did not expect such a result."Grevers...
College Bowl Bids

...Carolina in last season's matchup. It is their 49th bowl appearance overall.It will also be farewell to former longtime coach and current Nebraska athletic director Tom Osborne, who will retire from that position on Jan. 1 as well.Georgia...
Michael Phelps voted AP male athlete of year

...wanted to be one of those rare athletes who went out on top."That's just who he is," said Bob Bowman, his longtime coach. "He just couldn't live with himself if knew he didn't go out there and give it good shot and really know he's...
WEIO merges sports, culture

...string off their opponent's ear. And then there's Eagle River's Nicole Johnston - Johnson before she married - a longtime coach and competitor who's still winning the women's two-foot high kick as she approaches her 40s and has had a couple...
Former JDHS coach sentenced for stealing fund-raiser cash

...testified he was motivated by malice and anger at not being able to coach for the school district anymore. Hamey, 55, a longtime coach and teacher at the high school, pleaded guilty to third-degree theft, a class A misdemeanor punishable by up to...
Sports in Juneau

...auxiliary gym. The 10th-year non-competitive tournament is held in the memory of Ted "Norman" Dornbirer, a longtime coach and player in Juneau. Proceeds from this year's tourney will help pay the medical expenses of Ray Bradley Jr...


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