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%

 

Note: Girls high school wrestling participation has grown for 27 straight years!!!