Trivia: Girls and high school football

Q: More and more girls are joining their high school football teams. By what percentage did the number of girls playing high school football rise between 1998 and 2010?

A: “According to the National Federation of State High School Associations, 1,561 girls played football last season. That constitutes a 17.5 percent increase from just four years ago, when 1,328 girls participated. Numbers aren’t yet available for this season.” – ESPN.com

1 comment for “Trivia: Girls and high school football

  1. Jay Edgett
    November 2, 2011 at 7:38 am

    The number of girls playing football has increased, but this still is only 0.14% of the players that played in 2010

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