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.
Carol Schultz Greenberg
She was a two time First Team All-American in lacrosse

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.

21st Annual Induction Ceremony

The 21st Annual Induction Ceremony was held on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at the Gershman Y. Congrats to this year's inductees -- Jesse Levis, Marty Feldman, Lou Scheinfeld, Brian Schiff, Bruce Lefkowitz and Lauren Becker Rubin. Nominations for the Class of 2019 are welcome.  Deadline is August 31, 2018

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Inductees

Missed the Olympics because of WW II

She was a record holder in six different swimming events

Eagle fans know him well

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

Two time Olympian in fencing

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

Perfection is rare in sports

She was the first woman to bowl a perfect 300 in three sanctioned competitions

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Personal Stories

Arn Tellem

Lew Tendler

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