U.S. Weightlifter Mason Receives Suspension From U.S. Anti-Doping Agency For Positive Drug Test

Mar. 28, 2002 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Thursday that Jamie Mason of Milford, Ohio, an athlete in the sport of weightlifting, tested positive at the 2002 National 23 & Under/Collegiate Championships in Shreveport, La. on Feb. 3, 2002 for ephedrine, a prohibited substance under the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) rules. IWF is…

U.S. Track Athlete Owen Receives Two-Year Suspension From USADA For Positive Drug Test

Mar. 6, 2002 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Wednesday that Desiree Owen of Kingwood, Texas, an athlete in the sport of track and field, tested positive during an out-of-competition test on Jan. 2, 2002 for the use of androstendione, a prohibited anabolic steroid under the International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) rules. The IAAF…