4/16 Softball Top 25 Rankings


1Washington LogoWashingtonWashington had to survive the elements all weekend but finally swept Cal in two games on Sunday.1
2Oklahoma LogoOklahomaOklahoma survived a valiant upset bid Wichita State on Wednesday and then swept Kansas.2
3Oregon LogoOregonOregon picked up a valuable road series win at Arizona State. Oklahoma visits Eugene on Thursday.3
4UCLA LogoUCLAUCLA went on the road and swept Arizona as the Bruins hammered the Wildcats' pitching all weekend long.5
5Florida LogoFloridaGators clinched the Alabama series on Monday. They struggled offensively at Florida State and swept South Carolina.8
6Tennessee LogoTennesseeTennessee picked up a hard fought sweep against LSU as Haley Bearden's walk-off homerun clinched the sweep.9
7Georgia LogoGeorgiaGeorgia split a doubleheader with a tough Mercer team and beat Georgia State in their SEC bye week.4
8Arizona State LogoArizona StateArizona State dropped two of three games against Oregon as they couldn’t get much going against the Ducks pitching.6
9Texas A&M LogoTexas A&MTexas A&M took two of three from Kentucky to close out the Aggie Softball Complex this weekend.10
10Florida State LogoFlorida StateIt was a great week for Florida State as they knocked off Florida and took two of three against Boston College.13
11Michigan LogoMichiganMichigan went 4-0 this week as they beat Eastern Michigan, Michigan State and took two games against Rutgers.16
12Auburn LogoAuburnAuburn had a rough weekend at Missouri as they dropped two games against the last place Tigers.7
13South Carolina LogoSouth CarolinaSouth Carolina went 1-3 this week as they beat Winthrop and were swept at Florida.11
14Arkansas LogoArkansasArkansas held serve at home against Alabama and they won two of three against the Crimson Tide.22
15Alabama LogoAlabamaAlabama lost game three against Florida in a 3-2 heartbreaker and dropped two of three at Arkansas.13
16LSU LogoLSUThe inconsistency at the plate has caught up with LSU as they have lost four straight SEC games.14
17Arizona LogoArizonaArizona is in a free fall right now. They were swept at home by UCLA and have lost six staright games.15
18Oklahoma State LogoOklahoma StateCowgirls swept Baylor in very impressive fashion, scoring 21 runs in three games against the Bears.NR
19Texas State LogoTexas StateTexas State beat in-state rival Texas and have split two games so far against Louisiana.19
20Hofstra LogoHofstraHofstra has won ten games in a row. They beat Seton Hall and swept Delaware to improve to 12-0 in CAA play.21
21Kentucky LogoKentuckyKentucky dropped two of three at Texas A&M and avoided the sweep on Sunday with a 3-2 win over the Aggies.20
22Northwestern LogoNorthwesternWildcats took two games from Ohio State and the bats were on fire against the Buckeyes.NR
23Long Beach State LogoLong Beach StateLong Beach State dropped two of three in a key series against Cal State Fullerton.17
24California LogoCaliforniaGolden Bears battled Washington tough for awhile in game one, but just didn’t have enough for the Huskies pitching.24
25Louisiana LogoLouisianaRagin' Cajuns will go for the series win on Monday morning against Texas State as they try to stay in the Sun Belt race.NR