TABLE 7.

Athletic activities in which participants were reported to have MRSA infections

SportYrLocationLevel of competitionReference(s)
Football2002-2003CaliforniaCollege 135, 665
2000PennsylvaniaCollege 135
2004IllinoisHigh school 83
2007New YorkHigh school 134
2006West VirginiaCollege 356
Not statedCaliforniaCollege 792
2006PennsylvaniaCollege 87
2005FloridaCollege 25
2003-2004TexasHigh school 44
2002-2004TexasCollege 174
2003ConnecticutCollege 53
2003MissouriProfessional 466
Badminton2006Vladivostok, RussiaUnknown 43
BasketballNot statedVirginiaCollege 863
2002-2004TexasCollege 174
Cross-country running2003-2004TexasHigh school 44
Fencing2002-2003ColoradoUnknown 135
Rugby1996United KingdomUnknown 854
Saturation divingUnknownTexasUnknown 976
Soccer2005-2006NetherlandsUnknown 416
2004SloveniaUnknown 639
Volleyball2002-2004TexasCollege 174
2003-2004TexasHigh school 44
Weight lifting2002-2004TexasCollege 174
Wrestling1993-1994VermontHigh school 541
2003IndianaHigh school 135
2003-2004TexasHigh school 44