• Frank Black Middle School has the most comprehensive athletics program of any middle school in HISD.  
     
    FBMS offers a twelve sports, multiple iClubs focused on athletics and has additional sports options under development.  With excellent coaching and a rich tradition of fielding competitive teams, FBMS students have a wide range of sports options that help develop teamwork, discipline, focus, athleticism and good health habits, while experiencing the fun and reward of competition.
     
    The University Scholastic League (UIL) governs public school athletics in Texas and restricts participation to 7th and 8th graders for UIL sports.  At FBMS 6th graders are eligible to participate in lacrosse, softball or baseball.  
     
    All participants are required to complete an Physical Form / EVALUACIÓN FÍSICA and Waiver.  Athletics Packet which is good for all sports for the entire school year.  If you plan to use your own Health Insurance the Waiver and a Proof of Insurance will be required.  

      

      
     
     
    COACHES
     
    Football 
    8th Grade:  Coach Obeng
     austin.obeng@houstonisd.org 
     
    Coach Mehta - Assist. Coach
     cmehta@houstonisd.org
     
     
    7th Grade:  Coach Rogers
    brandon.rogers@houstonisd.org
     

    Volleyball
     
    8th Grade: Coach Menchaca 
    smorri14@houstonisd.org
     
    7th Grade: Coach Kramer 
    pkramer@houstonisd.org 
     

      Basketball
     
    8th Grade Boys: Coach Obeng
     austin.obeng@houstonisd.org 
     
     
    7th Grade Boys:  Coach Rogers
     brandon.rogers@houstonisd.org
     
     
    8th Grade Girls:  Coach Taylor-McNair
     
     
    7th Grade Girls: Coach Watson
     

    Soccer 
    Boys:  Coach Smetana
     ryan.smetana@houstonisd.org
     
    Girls:  Coach Menchaca
     smorri14@houstonisd.org

    Cheerleading  
    Coach Cornish
    icornish@houstonisd.org

    Baseball  
     
     
    Head Coach:  Coach Jimenez
    gregorio.jimenez@houstonisd.org
     
    Asst. Coaches:
     
    Coach Aguilar
     
    Coach Rogers
     

    Softball  
    Coach Buren
     jburen1@houstonisd.org
     
    Coach Mehta
    cmehta@houstonisd.org 

    Swimming
      
    8th Grade: Coach Mehta
     cmehta@houstonisd.org
     
    7th Grade: Coach Locke
     

    Lacrosse
     
    Coach Weltin
    tweltin@houstonisd.org 
     

    Cross Country   
     
    Boys: Coach Castelline
     acastel2@houstonisd.org

    Track
     
    Boys:  Coach Obeng
    austin.obeng@houstonisd.org
     
    Girls: Coach Watson