Carol Schultz Greenberg
She was a two time First Team All-American in lacrosse
Buzz Bissinger
He wrote the book "Friday Night Lights" later made into a movie and a long running TV series
Larry Brown
The only basketball coach to win the NCAA National Championship and the NBA Championship
Bernie Lemonick
He was a first team All American in football at the University of Pennsylvania.

The Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame contains a remarkable collection of athletes and others involved in sports activities. We have inducted 14 Olympians, including five medal winners, two world boxing champions, three women who made first team All-American in lacrosse, people who wrote brilliantly about sports or announced games, and others who founded, owned and/or managed professional franchises.

Inductees

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Missed the Olympics because of WW II

She was a record holder in six different swimming events

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Major League GM

He is a former major leaguer who is the General Manager of a Major League baseball team

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From start to Olympian in 5 years

He was the first Jewish American to win an Olympic medal in sailing

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Known as "The Clown Prince of Baseball"

He performed in over 6,000 major league and minor league baseball games

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Personal Stories

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Rich Yankowitz

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Harry Blitman

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Exhibits

Baseball
Basketball
Football
Lacrosse
Rowing
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