• 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 Athletics Packet.  Athletics Packet which is good for all sports for the entire school year.   
     
     
    COACHES
     
    Football 
    8th Grade:  Coach Obeng
    austin.obeng@houstonisd.org 
     
    Coach Mehta
     cmehta@houstonisd.org
     
    7th Grade:  Coach Akins
    allen.akins@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 Akins
     allen.akins@houstonisd.org
     
    8th Grade Girls:  Coach Myles
    lobryan@houstonisd.org
     
    7th Grade Girls: Coach Nnamani 
     cnnamani@houstonisd.org

    Soccer 
    Boys:  Coach Castelline
     acastel2@houstonisd.org
     
    Girls:  Coach Menchaca
     smorri14@houstonisd.org

    Cheerleading  
    Coach Cornish
    icornish@houstonisd.org

    Baseball  
    Coach Brown
      brandon.brown2@houstonisd.org
     
    Coach Gillson
     richard.gillson@houstonisd.org

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

    Swimming  
    Girls: Coach Mehta
     cmehta@houstonisd.org
     
    Boys: Coach Obeng 
    austin.obeng@houstonisd.org 

    Lacrosse
    Coach Weltin
    tweltin@houstonisd.org 

    Cross Country  
    Girls: Coach Menchaca
    smorri14@houstonisd.org
     
    Boys: Coach Castelline
     acastel2@houstonisd.org

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