2/15 Softball Top 25 Rankings


1Florida LogoFloridaFlorida routs Michigan in a CWS Finals rematch on Saturday. Gators outscored their opposition 38-1 in four games.1
2Michigan LogoMichiganThe Wolverines were run-ruled by Florida, but they did  go 4-1 at the USF/DeMarini-Wilson Tournament.2
3Auburn LogoAuburnAuburn was absolutely lethal offensively by scoring at least nine runs in every game this week.
4Oregon LogoOregonThe Ducks fell short in a slugfest with Kentucky, but were outstanding offensively all weekend long.3
5Alabama LogoAlabamaAlabama ran into a buzzsaw in UCF on Friday night but recovered to go to 4-1 at the UCF Knights Invitational.
6LSU LogoLSUThe Tigers did get surprised by Pacific on Saturday night, but overall had a pretty good first weekend.
7UCLA LogoUCLAHead Coach Kelly Inouye-Perez won her 400th career game on Saturday as the Bruins went 4-1 in College Station.
8Louisiana LogoLouisianaRagin' Cajuns go 5-0 this week, outscoring opponents 54-6. A showdown with Oregon at Lamson Park is next up.12
9Florida State LogoFlorida StateThe young Seminoles put together a solid 4-1 weekend down at the Juiceblendz Softball Invitational in Miami.9
10Missouri LogoMissouriMissouri was off this week and will open the 2016 season next week at the Citrus Classic in Kissimmee, Florida.11
11Washington LogoWashingtonA fantastic start for Washington with wins over Minnesota and Oklahoma. UNLV is next on Monday in Vegas.18
12Georgia LogoGeorgiaThe Bulldogs have little trouble with Elon and Winthrop as they went 4-0 with relative ease.15
13Oklahoma LogoOklahomaOklahoma bounced back from losses to Minnesota and Washington to go 3-2 in Las Vegas this week.7
14Baylor LogoBaylor Baylor took two of three from McNeese State and will need to shore things up defensively moving forward.
15Arizona LogoArizonaArizona starts the 2016 season off strong with six straight dominating wins.
16Tennessee LogoTennesseeTennessee grinded their way to a 4-2 record in Tempe with losses to Fresno State and Arizona State.10
17Kentucky LogoKentuckyKentucky got great wins over Oregon and Notre Dame to highlight a 3-1 start to the 2016 season.
18Minnesota LogoMinnesotaMinnesota just could not slow down Washington late on Sunday, but got a big win over Oklahoma on Friday.13
19Cal LogoCaliforniaCal got off to a solid 3-1 start after blowing a 2-0 lead in their opener against Wisconsin on Friday.20
20James Madison LogoJames MadisonJMU gets a nice split of two games against Alabama and UCF as they went 4-1 at the UCF Knights Invitational.
21UCF LogoUCFThe Knights get a signature win over Alabama on Friday night, but lose a heartbreaker to James Madison on Saturday.
22Texas A&M LogoTexas A&MThe Aggies get a split of two games with UCLA to highlight a 4-1 opening week of the season.25
23Arizona State Softball Top 25  Arizona StateArizona State got a big confidence boosting win over Tennessee 5-4 on Saturday. Kentucky is next on Monday.NR
24Notre Dame LogoNotre DameNotre Dame battled their way to a win over Utah and fell short against Kentucky and Cal and went 3-2 in Tempe.19
25South Alabama Softball Top 25South AlabamaThe Jaguars pitched very well enroute to a very solid 5-0 start to the 2016 season.NR