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Phelps’s quest for 8 golds goes under

By John Powers
Globe Staff / August 16, 2004

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The evening began on a down note for the US swimming team, and descended from there. First, world champion Jenny Thompson struggled home fifth in the 100-meter butterfly. Then world record-holder Brendan Hansen was caught by Japan's Kosuke Kitajima in the 100 breaststroke. Finally, the men's 4 x 100 freestyle relay finished third behind South Africa and the ... (Full Article: 965 Words)

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