Dan Wolfe


Associate Head Coach in Athletics and Health and Exercise Science

Dan Wolfe is entering his tenth season as the full-time assistant coach for the Gustavus women's basketball program in 2016-17. The Montgomery, Minn. native has 39 years of coaching experience,19 as a Head Coach Prior to joining the Gusties, Wolfe taught physical education at Armstrong Middle School and St. James High School and served as the head girls' basketball coach at St. James from 2004-08. He compiled a record of 64-37, while his teams won the South Central Conference in 2005 and 2007 and finished runner-up in 2006. 

After earning his bachelor's degree from Winona State University in 1979 in physical education and coaching with DAPE certification, Wolfe began his career at New Ulm Cathedral High School where he was the head boys' basketball coach from 1987-2001. As head coach, the two-time Tomahawk Conference Coach of the Year led the Greyhounds to conference championships in 1989 and 1999, a subsection title in 1996, and a state tournament appearance in 1999.

Along with his coaching duties, Wolfe teaches in the health and exercise science department. Dan resides in New Ulm, Minn. with his wife, Jean.

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Courses Taught

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
HES-102Beginning Tennis312018/SP, 2017/FA, 2017/SP, 2016/FA, 2016/SP, 2015/FA, 2015/SP, 2014/FA, 2014/SP, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2013/JN, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, 2011/FA, 2011/SP, 2010/SP, and 2009/SP
HES-108Volleyball312017/FA, 2017/SP, 2016/FA, 2016/SP, 2015/FA, 2015/SP, 2014/FA, 2014/SP, 2013/FA, 2013/SP, 2012/FA, 2012/SP, 2011/FA, 2010/FA, 2009/FA, and 2008/FA
HES-100Physical Fitness: Conditioning62011/SP, 2010/FA, 2010/SP, 2009/FA, 2009/SP, and 2008/FA
HES-105Badminton42011/SP, 2010/SP, 2009/FA, and 2009/SP
HES-177Women's Basketball22012/SP
HES-101Wellbeing Lab12018/SP
HES-255Women's Basketball Practicum12012/SP