Eddie Mathews

Year Inducted: 2022

Category: Players

Schools / Organizations: Brimfield High School
Bradley University
MLB:  Atlanta Braves

Biography: Eddie scored 2,092 points at Brimfield High School, leading the school to the IHSA Class A Elite Eight as a senior in 1979. He averaged 22 ppg, 6 rpg and 8 apg during his senior season. He earned all-state honors as a junior and senior.  Eddie played at Bradley University from 1979-83, appearing in 98 games and totaling 160 points, 78 rebounds and 128 assists. He was on Bradley’s 1982 NIT champions and later played minor-league baseball in the Atlanta Braves organization.  Eddie joins his dad, Don (1993 inductee) in the IBCA Hall of Fame.