Larry Brown
The only basketball coach to win the NCAA National Championship and the NBA Championship
Buzz Bissinger
He wrote the book "Friday Night Lights" later made into a movie and a long running TV series
Carol Schultz Greenberg
She was a two time First Team All-American in lacrosse
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 16 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.

Save The Date: 22nd Annual Induction Ceremony

We are excited to announce the date for our 22nd Annual Induction Ceremony. The ceremony will be held on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Rodeph Shalom.  This year's inductees are Chuck Brodsky, Colby Cohen, Michael Koplove, Christopher O'Loughlin, Howie Roseman and Myra Sack.

Click here for more information ?

Inductees

An Olympian who wouldn't go

She was a gymnast who was selected for the 1936 Olympics in Germany, but refused to participate because of NATZI anti-Semitism

Eagle fans know him well

He is the long-time on-air voice of the Philadelphia Eagles

Basketball Super Star

He was voted one of the Best 50 players in NBA history

Two time Olympian in fencing

He was the first American fencer to earn a medal at a World Cup event

View All Inductees

Personal Stories

Lew Tendler

Sam Cozen

View All Personal Stories

Exhibits

Baseball
Basketball
Football
Lacrosse
Rowing
Tennis
View Exhibits for All Sports