1997-98 Sports Participation Survey
The results of the 1997-98 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 (544 of 563 schools reporting).

Total Student Enrollment
Grade
Boys
Girls
9th Grade


10th Grade


11th Grade


12th Grade


TOTALS
275,703
273,689
GRAND TOTAL
549,392


Participation by Sport
Sport
Boys
Girls
Teams
Participants
Teams
Participants
Badminton
10
109
10
140
Baseball
448
12,544


Basketball
488
13,151
447
10,552
Bowling
55
579
60
843
Crew
8
144
8
190
Cross Country
374
4,657
365
4,880
Flag Football


17
861
Football (11-player)
390
31,010

115
Golf
380
3,531
318
2,022
Gymnastics (Rhythmic)


7
175
Lacrosse
14
425
15
468
Soccer
389
11,115
340
10,543
Softball (Fast-Pitch)


444
10,610
Softball (Slow-Pitch)


7
137
Swimming & Diving
294
3,846
300
6,931
Tennis
351
3,348
358
3,822
Track & Field (Outdoor)
405
10,774
398
10,600
Volleyball
107
1,621
398
10,524
Water Polo
21
274
19
281
Weightlifting
161
4,017
40
1,852
Wrestling
278
7,144

214
TOTALS

108,289

75,760
GRAND TOTAL
184,049