Two-time Olympic medalist Mitch Ivey is listed on the latest lifetime ban list by USA Swimming, ending a sad coaching chapter for the San Jose native.

Ivey, 64, did not appeal the decision last month by swimming's national board of review that sanctioned him two decades after a history of sexual misconduct with Bay Area female swimmers first became public.

Ivey, once a teammate of Mark Spitz at the famed Santa Clara Swim Club, was added to the list Monday.

The former Stanford and Long Beach State swimmer won a silver medal at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City and bronze four years later in Munich -- both in the 200-meter backstroke.

He replaced the famed George Haines as coach of the Santa Clara Swim Club in 1974. The allegations against Ivey date to the early 1980s when he coached at Concord Pleasant Hill Swim Club. Ivey, 33 at the time, had an improper relationship with Suzette Moran, a 16-year-old swimmer from Pleasanton's Foothill High.

The case against Ivey has led Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose, to support a government inquiry into how youth clubs handle child abuse allegations.

"Child abuse of any measure is simply wrong," Honda said recently on his website. "That is why I am appalled by the reports of child sexual abuse of student athletes by their coaches during these students' participation in public and private swim clubs."


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