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Iannou's family keeps vigil in hospital

Updated: August 14, 2004, 11:41 AM ET
Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece -- With only a week to go before the games begin, Eleni Iannou was fighting for her life instead of perfecting her moves as a promising young member of the Greek Olympic judo team.

Her family sobbed and kept vigil outside her room in the intensive care unit of Red Cross Hospital, where she was taken Saturday after falling from the third-floor balcony of her apartment. Police said she had argued with her boyfriend just before it happened.

The fall left the 20-year-old ...

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