U.S. Track Athlete Jerome Young Receives Lifetime Ban for Second Drug Violation

Nov. 10, 2004 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Wednesday that Jerome Young of Fort Worth, Texas, an athlete in the sport of track and field, received a lifetime ban for his second drug violation. Young tested positive for human recombinant Erythropoietin (r-EPO), a prohibited substance under the rules of the International Association of…