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
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

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.

Save The Date: 20th Anniversary Induction Ceremony

We are excited to announce the date for our 20th Anniversary Induction Ceremony. The ceremony will be held on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. This year's inductees are Joe Banner, Josh Bienenfeld, Ken Dreyfuss, June Eisner, Arie Gluck, Jeff Neuman and Jayson Stark.

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Inductees

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Perfection is rare in sports

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

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Basketball Super Star

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

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Basketball Pioneer

He founded the Philadelphia SPHAS, a famous Jewish professional basketball team, and later the Philadelphia Warriors (now the Golden State Warriors)

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The man he guarded never scored

He was a two time first team All American in basketball

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Personal Stories

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Lew Tendler

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Harry Blitman

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Exhibits

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