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The Terrier Tankmen

Written By: Phillip Stone - Sep• 08•15

While it’s true that Wofford has never had a swimming pool on campus, that doesn’t mean that we’ve never had a swim team.

TankmenFor several years in the 1950s, a group of students swam competitively against other colleges in the area, including Clemson, USC, Davidson, and The Citadel.  The team members practiced at the Spartanburg YMCA.  Here’s a picture of the group, which was called the “Terrier Tankmen.”










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