Scherr wants to avoid repeat of '00 relay team display
POLITIA, Greece -- The USOC vowed Tuesday that there won't be a repeat of the flag-waving display that embarrassed American officials four years ago in Sydney.
During the 2000 Games in Australia, bare-chested members of the winning men's 400-meter relay team wrapped themselves in the flag and clowned on the victory stand during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner." U.S. officials cringed, worried that it sent the wrong message to a global television audience.
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