Veteran continues strong run at Grand Prix

Mary Descenza, a swimmer on the U.S. National Team, is less focused on making money and more on having fun.
Saturday, February 16, 2008 | 8:20 p.m. CST; updated 6:55 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA — Mary Descenza is, in her words, “weird.” In and out of the water, the U.S. National Team swimmer is a bundle of energy, arms and flailing legs.