Friends of Basketball


John Gorleski

Year Inducted: 2012

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations: Highland Park High School

Biography: John Gorleski spent nearly 40 years at Highland Park High School as a teacher, administrator, and coach.  He served the basketball program along with being the athletic trainer, athletic director, and assistant baseball coach.  After stepping down as athletic director in the mid-1990’s,  John was the official scorer for home boys’ and girls’ basketball games.  In each of his many capacities, John has given passionately to the students of Highland Park HS.