Athletic teams at Houston High School strive to be on top, while maintaining a high-level of sportsmanship and dignity.
Opportunities abound for students interested in being a part of the athletic program, with 9 male and 8 female sports offered. With 17 TSSAA recognized competitive sports, Houston High School also offers several club sports which vary in their level of competitiveness. At Houston, there's truly something for everyone.
The soccer team, cross country, and cheerleading squads are currently regarded as being among the best in the nation.
Houston has received Best of the Preps awards in 1996, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016. With 18 consecutive years taking this title, Houston High School now holds the record for maintaining it for the longest consecutive streak. Things are only looking up as another year gets underway.