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Janet Evans ends comeback

Updated: June 30, 2012, 8:50 PM ET
Associated Press

OMAHA, Neb. -- Janet Evans climbed out of the pool and was quickly handed her retirement papers. She was told she had to check temporarily retired or permanently retired.

Her choice was a no-brainer.

"I paused for like one second and moved it to permanent," she said. "That was it."

Evans called it a career -- again -- after finishing 53rd out of 65 swimmers in the 800-meter freestyle preliminaries at the U.S. trials on Saturday. Her long-shot bid to make the Olympics ...

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