Name: Wendy Hedberg
Year Inducted: 2019
Schools / Organizations:
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
Biography: Through the 2018-19 season, Wendy had been the women's basketball coach at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville for 29 years. She is the winningest coach in Cougar history with a 470-361 record. Among her players was Missi Clark, who set the school scoring record with 2,164 points scored. Missi went on to play professionally. Wendy has coached 5 players who earned All-American Player honors. Five of her teams advanced to the NCAA Tournament. Wendy is a former star athlete at Western Illinois Univeristy and a member of the Leartherneck's Hall of Fame.