Greenville High's Scott Spann Sr. was six-time U.S. swimming champ

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Scott Spann Sr. appears in this March 25, 1975, Greenville News file photo


Scott Spann Sr., a Greenville High graduate, was a six-time U.S. swimming champion and won the bronze medal in the 200-meter individual medley at the 1979 Pan American Games.

His son, Scott Jr., competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China.