Name: Donn Hammer
Year Inducted: 2011
Category: Friends of Basketball
Schools / Organizations:
Lawrenceville High School
(Lawrenceville) Parkside Junior High
Biography: Donn fell in love with basketball at age 4. A car accident ended his playing career as a junior at Bridgeport High School but he later became a teaching colleague and close friend of legendary Lawrenceville coach Ron Felling. Donn scouted games with Ron , attended most of the practices, and assisted in summer camps. Later, as principal at Parkview Junior High School, he helped aspiring officials and developed a youth program and feeder system.