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Michael Phelps splits last 2 races

Updated: June 1, 2012, 11:25 PM ET
Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas -- Michael Phelps split two races in his final meet before the U.S. Olympic trials.

The 14-time Olympic gold medalist finished second to Jimmy Feigen in the 100-meter freestyle Friday night with a time of 49.05 seconds to Feigen's 48.63. Another Olympian, Garrett Weber-Gale, who won two relay gold medals in the 2008 Beijing Games, finished sixth.

Phelps used his poor showing in that race as motivation in the 100 butterfly, roaring to an easy win in 52.02 seconds that ...

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