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Laura Wilkinson - Further Information

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Barron, David. "American Medal Hopes Take a Dive in All Events." Houston Chronicle (September 28, 2000): 4.

——. "For Potter, Hometown Hero Shines." Houston Chronicle (September 25, 2000): 2.

——. "Splash of Gold." Houston Chronicle (September 25, 2000): 1.

——. "Wheaties Box Cover to Feature Wilkinson." Houston Chronicle (October 2, 2000): 3.

Campbell, Bill. "Diver Overcomes Fear to Win Gold for U.S." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (September 24, 2000): K3246.

Collison, Cathy. "U.S. Diver Wins Gold in 10-Meter Platform." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (September 24, 2000): K3236.

Farber, Michael. "Bent on Winning." Sports Illustrated (October 2, 2000): 76+.

——. "High Marks." Sports Illustrated (October 18, 2000): 64+.

Frawley, Lara. "Texas Rose Grabs Glory." Advertiser (Adelaide, Australia; September 25, 2000): L20.

Greer, Jim. "Diving Champ Takes Business Plunge." Houston Business Journal (January 26, 2001): 3.

Kaufman, Michelle. "Wilkinson's Gold an Aberration for U.S. Divers." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (September 24, 2000): K3221.

Lopez, John P. "Comeback Kid." Houston Chronicle (September 25, 2000): 1.

Robertson, Linda. "Gold Medal Diver Hits Foot on Platform but Will Compete This Week at Championships." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (August 7, 2001): K2944.

Steele, David. "Golden Surprise: U.S. Diver Laura Wilkinson Beats Pain, Heralded Opponents." San Francisco Chronicle (September 25, 2000): A1.

Zinser, Lynn. "Surprise! American Diver Wins Gold." Knight Ridder/Tribune News Service (September 24, 2000): K3238.


"Athlete Bios: Laura Wilkinson." U.S. Olympic Committee. http://www.olympic-usa.org/cfdocs/athlete_bios/bio_template.cfm?ID=361&Sport=Diving (January 3, 2003).

"From the Athlete: Laura Wilkinson." Copernicus Education Gateway. http://www.edgate.com/summergames/inactive/from_the_athlete/laura_wilkinson.html (January 3, 2003).

Halperin, Andy. "10 Questions for … Gold Medalist Laura Wilkinson on Diving, the Olympics and Her Worst Accident." U.S. Olympic Committee. http://www.olympic-usa.org/10_questions/041902swim.html (January 3, 2003).

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