Wolverton named new London athletic director
London City School District Board of Education members selected Jim Wolverton as the high school’s new athletic director during their Tuesday night meeting.
The vote was 4-0. Board member Marvin Homan was absent
Wolverton has served as the school’s assistant athletic director and head baseball coach at the school, among other duties. He led the Red Raiders to their South Central Ohio League championship this past baseball season.
He earned a master’s degree in sports administration from The Ohio State University in 2007 and his bachelor’s degree in sports administration from Wilmington College in 2005.
He is a 2002 graduate of Madison-Plains High School.
Wolverton will replace Ben Mann, who is leaving at the end of July. Mann has accepted a post as assistant principal and athletic director for the Southernwells Community School District in Indiana, located about 30 miles south of Ft. Wayne.