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Hall: Sorry for issuing incorrect information

Updated: August 5, 2004, 7:58 PM ET
By Eric Adelson | ESPN The Magazine

Even Hall of Fame Olympic swimmers make mistakes.

Gary Hall Sr. apologized Thursday and retracted a statement he made Tuesday to several news outlets, including ESPN, saying his son, Gary Jr., told him Michael Phelps would swim in the 4x100 relay final.

"I would like to apologize to the Men's U.S. Olympic Swimming Head Coach Eddie Reese, the U.S. Olympic 4x100 Freestyle Relay Team, the U.S. Olympic Swim Team, and my son, Gary Jr. for unintentionally issuing wrong information regarding ...

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