Former World Champion Collins Receives Eight-Year Suspension for Participation in BALCO Drug Conspiracy

December 10, 2004 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced Friday the decision by an independent three-member arbitration panel from the American Arbitration Association and North American Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) that Michelle Collins of Raleigh, N.C., an athlete in the sport of track and field, has committed a doping violation based on…