Audio Interview: Terry Steiner
National team coach Terry Steiner talks about the shake-up at 72 kg.
Lee accepted the year-long suspension this week from the U.S. Anti Doping Agency based upon a positive test at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials for Wrestling in Iowa City, Iowa. on April 21, 2012. Lee tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol acid, a marijuana metabolite in the class of Cannabinoids. Based upon the USADA ruling, Lee -- who had defeated Bernard in the finals -- forfeited, making Bernard the U.S. Olympic Team Trials champ. She will wrestle for the U.S. women's team at 72 kg. at the London Games.
Bernard, a native of New Ulm, Minn., wrestled in college in Canada at the University of Regina and the University of Alberta.