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Williams will be eligible to compete in Athens

Updated: August 9, 2004, 4:13 PM ET
Associated Press

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- U.S. Olympic sprinter Bernard Williams was formally warned Monday by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for testing positive for marijuana at a meet in Spain two months ago.

The drug is considered a minor offense under International Association of Athletics Federations rules. A second minor offense would result in a two-year suspension from the sport.

Williams was disqualified from his second-place finish in the 200 at the meet June 5 in Seville, but he ...

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