U.S. Weightlifting Athlete, Phillips, Accepts Sanction for Anti-Doping Rule Violation

August 24, 2016 USADA announced today that Jessica Phillips, of Kennesaw, Georgia an athlete in the sport of weightlifting, has accepted a 14-month sanction for her use of a prohibited method. During an out-of-competition test on April 25, 2016, Phillips, 25, declared the use of an intravenous infusion of non-prohibited substances. A subsequent investigation by…