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We are a nonprofit organization located in Luzerne County, in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Founded 1985

The Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame endeavors to perpetuate the memory of local athletes, male and female, who have brought lasting fame and recognition to the state of Pennsylvania through their athletic achievements and community involvement.


Eligible for such distinction are those individuals who have brought similar recognition to the state through their contributions to sports through general managerial, promotional, and other influential capacities.

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LCSHOF Scholarship Program

The Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame – John Louis Popple Chapter is pleased to present a Scholar-Athlete award to a male or female senior athlete chosen from school districts in counties which comprise this chapter.

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Help the Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame

The Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame, John Louis Popple Chapter is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit community-based organization.  All donations/contributions to our organization are tax deductible.


Annual Induction Banquet

The 2023 Induction Event at Mohegan Sun Pennsylvania, 1280 Route 315, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 has been scheduled for August 6, 2023.

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State Hall of Fame Inductees from Luzerne County Chapter

Browse the gallery of inductees from our local chapter who have been inducted into the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame