Spartanburg School District 7 is proud to announce that longtime educator John “Bubba” Wolfe, whose diligent efforts and unassuming leadership style have helped create phenomenal success in Spartanburg High School’s swimming program, will be inducted into the South Carolina Swimming Coaches Association (SCSCA) Hall of Fame during the Class AAAA State Finals Friday, October 13, 2017 in Columbia, SC.
Wolfe’s reputation in his chosen field borders on legendary. Mr. Wolfe, has dedicated more than four decades of his life to Spartanburg High School as a teacher and a guidance counselor, and from 1997-2010 as the head swim coach for the Vikings. Wolfe didn’t just coach the school’s swim team to astronomical success; he was basically responsible for there even being a team at all. Wolfe was a main influence in bringing back the school’s swimming program in 1997 after it had been dormant for 15 years.Read More