is pleased to announce that Grady 'Professor'
Mathews is the first inductee into the One
Pocket Hall of Fame. This presentation took
place appropriately, at the recently held Gulf Coast
Classic event, the latest of many events featuring
the game of One Pocket that have been promoted
by Grady over the last twenty years.
receives his One Pocket Hall of Fame plaque from
OnePocket.org's Steve Booth
Voting for the first ballot for the One Pocket Hall of Fame took place online here on the OnePocket.org web site for most of the month of November. The leading vote-getter was Grady Mathews, which is quite an honor since really all of the candidates listed might ultimately find there way into the One Pocket Hall of Fame -- the field was that distinguished!
separated Grady from the rest of that stellar field would
be his unparalleled career as a teacher and promoter
of the game in addition to his solid qualifications
as a tournament and after hours champion. Grady Mathews joins the One Pocket
Hall of Fame for his outstanding contribution to
the legacy of the game of One Pocket over a long
and illustrious career.