IBCA Hall of Fame

Virginia and Norman Johnson

Name: Virginia and Norman Johnson

Year Inducted: 1978

Category: Friends of Basketball

Schools / Organizations:
Lockport High School

Biography:

In 1978, Virginia and Norman Johnson celebrated their 50th anniversary of being Lockport Porter fans with the school’s 1st basketball state championship.  Norman played for the Porters in 1926-27.  Virginia was a cheerleader in 1931.  Their sons wore the Lockport uniform while their daughter Judy was a cheerleader in 1957.  Virginia was the school secretary for many years.  These friends of basketball truly supported their local school!  Preceded in death by her husband, Virginia passed away on February 11, 2007.