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
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.

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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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

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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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Perfection is rare in sports

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

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Major League GM

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

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Personal Stories

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Harry Blitman

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Cecil Mosenson

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Exhibits

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