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.
Larry Brown
The only basketball coach to win the NCAA National Championship and the NBA Championship

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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Voted the "Best Referee in the World"

He has refereed 185 World Title fights all over the globe.

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Two time Olympian in fencing

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

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All-Time Great Basketball Coach

The only head coach to lead teams to an NBA Title and an NCAA Championship

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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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Personal Stories

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Sam Cozen

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Arn Tellem

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Exhibits

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