Is Torres' unprecedented feat too good to be true?
OMAHA, Neb. -- I want to believe in Supermom.
I want to believe Dara Torres, at age 41, has become a faster swimmer than she was in her teens, 20s and 30s with no strings attached. I want to believe she has rocketed out of a six-year retirement, bounced back from childbirth, overcome two surgeries in the past eight months and become the best American female sprinter -- again -- through nothing more than hard work and sensational talent. I want to believe 40-somethings everywhere ...
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OLYMPIC SWIM TRIALS
Where: At Qwest Center, Omaha, Neb.
When: June 29-July 6
At stake: Top two finishers in each final earn berth on U.S. Olympic team for Beijing.
MONDAY, JULY 7• Torres drops 100 free from schedule
SUNDAY, JULY 6• Torres sets another U.S. mark to win 50 free
• First-time Olympian Silver faces hand surgery
SATURDAY, JULY 5• Phelps qualifies for eighth race
• Jackson sets U.S. record in women's 50 free
FRIDAY, JULY 4• Phelps sets WR in 200 IM; Torres, Beard qualify
• Forde: I want to believe in Torres, but ...
• Cullen sets American record in 50 free
THURSDAY, JULY 3• Hansen upset in 200-meter breaststroke
• Coughlin, Torres fastest qualifers in 100m free
WEDNESDAY, JULY 2• Hoff having Phelps-like performance at trials
• Weber-Gale leads 100 free qualifying
• Spitz expects Phelps to break medal mark
TUESDAY, JULY 1• Coughlin, Peirsol set world records in 100 back
MONDAY, JUNE 30• Hansen far off world mark but back in Olympics
• Day: Coughlin tops McGregory's 100-back mark
SUNDAY, JUNE 29• Phelps, Hoff break 400 IM world records
SATURDAY, JUNE 28• Phelps opts out of 100 backstroke
NEWS• Hall: 'Gut feeling' doping is increasing
• Trials arena damaged in storm
EARLIER: DIVING TRIALS• Dumais, Loukas make U.S. Olympic diving team
• Wilkinson, Dumais put together 10s
• Boudia, Finchum flash perfection