U.S. Cycling Athlete Accepts Eight-Year Suspension for Doping Violation

February 2, 2007 The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced today that Stephen Alfred of Capitola, Calif., an athlete in the sport of cycling, accepted an eight-year suspension after testing positive for exogenous testosterone or its precursors and for human chorionic gonadotrophin (hCG). Alfred, 39, tested positive for exogenous testosterone or its precursors and for…