Ed Shaver was a scholastic sports star at Frankfort High School in Indiana. He was  a two-year starter on Frankfort’s undefeated football team, but his real prowess was on the basketball court. He was named an All-State guard as a sophomore, playing for 1929 state championship team. Shaver was captain of the Frankfort team the next two seasons and again was named to the All-State team.  Everett Case, the legendary coach of Frankfort High School and future Basketball Hall of Famer, named Shaver as a member of his all-time high school team. Shaver played college basketball at Purdue University. He was a starting guard for on three conference championship teams, twice was named all-Big 10 and in his senior year was named to Chuck Taylor’s All-American team. Shaver played professional basketball for one year with the Indianapolis Kautskys and spent one  year in Missouri Valley AAU League before beginning a successful business career.


ED SHAVER Height: 6:02 Weight: 195 College: Purdue’35
Edward Basil Shaver Born:  Feb 7, 1913 Died:  Jan 15, 1985 Hometown: Frankfort, In.
Year Team League     GA FGM  FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS   AVG
1931-32 Purdue (Frosh) College
1932-33 Purdue College 17 25 15 34 .441 65 3.8
1933-34 Purdue College 20 41 23 41 .561 105 5.3
1934-35 Purdue College 20 27 42 68 .618 95 4.8
1935-36 Indianapolis Kauskys MBC 11 9 12 30 2.7
1936-37 Monroe Brownies MVL
Major League Totals 11 9 12 30 2.7
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