GSW Hall of Fame


Glynn Mathis



1947 Captain of the Americus High School Football Team

1948 Lettered in Baseball, Basketball, Football and Track at Americus High School

1948 D.A.R. Citizenship Award

1950 Member of State Runner-Up Team

1950-1951 Winner of the Sportsmanship Award

1950-1951 Captain of the Baseball Team

1950-1951 Batting Average 350-450

1951 Mr. G.S.W.

1951 President of Freshman and Sophomore Class

1951 D.A.R. Citizenship Award

1951 President of the "S" Club

1951 Two year degree from Georgia Southwestern State University

1951-1955 Served in the United States Air Force:

Two-Time Airman of the Month

Non-Commissioned Officer of the Month Twice

Winner of Three Air Force Achievement Awards

Member of the Baseball All Star Team

Squadron Athletic Officer

Recipient of Good Conduct and National Defense Medals

1952-1954 Member of the South Dakota Semi-Pro Baseball League

1959-1960 Vice President of the Georgia Amateur Baseball Congress

1988 Who's Who in Georgia

1988 Honorary Life Membership in the Georgia and National Congress of Parents and Teachers

1988 Proclamation from Governor Joe F. Harris for years of excellent service to Education

1988 Honored by the Georgia House of Representatives for years of service to Education

1988 Letter of Commendation from President Ronald Reagan

1988 Tritt Elementary School Gym/Physical Education Building named in honor of Glynn Mathis

Charter Member of GSW and GSW Foundation Incorporated Legacy Circle


Inducted September 29, 2001