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Baseball Fourth in Prep Sports Attendance Nationwide

posted Aug 19, 2011, 2:27 PM by Bill Walstrom   [ updated Jan 14, 2016, 8:51 AM ]

According to a study released on August 17 by the NFHS, high school baseball drew twenty-million fans during the 2009-2010 school year, trailing basketball, football and soccer.  The NFHS methodology was sport-specific, combining figures for sports for which both girls and boys teams were fielded.  

Complete story:  http://www.nfhs.org/content.aspx?id=5732

Update: The link to the original release now leads to a blank page.  Further information can be found in the story 510 Million Fans Attend High School Sporting Events in the September 2011 issue of High School Today

http://www.nfhs.org/WorkArea/linkit.aspx?LinkIdentifier=id&ItemID=5967&libID=5989