High School Girls Wrestling Growth Statistics

(from National Federation of State High School Association)

 

Year NFHS # Increase %Growth
1990 112    
1991 132 20 +17.9%
1992 313 181 +137.1%
1993 404 91 +29.1%
1994 783 379 +93.8%
1995 804 21 +2.7%
1996 1,164 360 +44.8%
1997 1,629 465 +39.9%
1998 1,907 278 +17.1%
1999 2,361 454 +23.8%
2000 2,474 113 +4.8%
2001 3,032 558 +22.6%
2002 3,405 373 +12.3%
2003 3,769 364 +10.7%
2004 4,008 239 +6.3%
2005 4,334 326 +8.1%
2006 4,975 641 +14.8%
2007 5,048 73 +1.5%
2008 5,527 479 +9.5%
2009 6,025 498 +9.0%
2010 6,134 109 +1.8%
2011 7,351 1,217 +19.8%
2012 8,235 884 +12.0%
2013 8,727 492 +6.0%
2014 9,904 1,177 +13.5%
2015 11,496 1,592 +16.1%
2016 13,496 2,000 +17.4%
2017 14,587 1,091 +8.1%
2018 16,562 1,975 +13.5%
2019 21,124 4,562 +27.5%


Note: Girls high school wrestling participation has grown for 30 straight years!!!