Katie Hoff leads the new wave of talented U.S. women • Australia's Grant Hackett moves atop the world championships medals list
Trade deadline passes, and Manny Ramirez stays in Boston • Hall doors open to Ryne Sandberg and a golden age of second basemen
Photograph by Heinz Kluetmeier
Katie Hoff takes off in the 400 individual medley at the FINA world championships in Montreal last week. She won gold medals in all three races she entered (page 73).