Phelps gets pair of wins at holiday meet

Updated: December 11, 2009, 9:49 PM ET
Associated Press

ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Michael Phelps won the 200-yard freestyle and 100 butterfly in the North Baltimore Aquatic Club's holiday meet Friday night.

Phelps won the events just 15 minutes apart in front of an overflow crowd of about 1,500 at the U.S. Naval Academy's Lejeune Hall.

"The stands were not nearly this full when I last swam here in '04," said Phelps, a Baltimore native who helps run the host club with coach Bob Bowman. "There was never this many people here. It's cool to really ...

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