1977-78 Sports Participation Survey
The results of the 1977-78 FHSAA Member Senior High School Sports Participation Survey as tabulated by the Florida High School Activities Association. Participation numbers reflect the students in the 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grades combined participating in each sport.

Participation by Sport
Sport
Boys
Girls
Teams
Participants
Teams
Participants
Baseball
7,324
Basketball
6,353
5,444
Cross Country
2,993
1,607
Decathlon
117

Football (11-player)
16,494

Golf
2,341
490
Gymnastics
203
768
Soccer
4,106
256
Softball (Slow-Pitch)

94
6,332
Swimming & Diving
3,331
3,455
Tennis
2,853
2,610
Track & Field
11,403
7,626
Volleyball
5,154
Water Polo
421
372
Weightlifting
1,382
Wrestling
4,442

TOTALS

63,857
34,114
GRAND TOTAL
97,971