3/18 Softball Top 25 Rankings


1UCLA LogoUCLAUCLA was outstanding up in Seattle as they swept the Huskies  by winning a pair of close games then lighting up Taran Alvelo on Sunday.1
2Oklahoma LogoOklahomaSooners crushed a good Illinois team to highlight another undefeated week out in LA. A big series with Texas Tech is next.2
3Florida State LogoFlorida StateFlorida State took two of three from Notre Dame to get the ACC conference schedule off to a nice start.3
4Alabama LogoAlabamaCrimson Tide keep on rolling as they are 31-0 after going undefeated out in Hawaii. The offense continues to flourish.5
5Tennessee LogoTennesseeTennessee went 3-1 against BYU and Texas to follow up last weekend's efforts down in Gainesville.4
6Florida LogoFloridaKendyl Lindaman's grand slam in the top of the 7th won game one for Florida against LSU as they have split the first two games.7
7LSU LogoLSUTigers bounce back nicely on Sunday with a 8-0 win over Florida to get the series all tied up at one and will go for the series win on Monday.8
8Arizona LogoArizonaReyna Carranco went 3 for 4 on Sunday to clinch the sweep for Arizona over Oregon as they will continue to get better as the season unfolds.11
9Texas LogoTexasShealyn O'Leary went the distance on Sunday to give the Longhorns a 2-0 win over Tennessee to secure a split against the Lady Vols.12
10Louisiana LogoLouisianaBailey Curry drove in five runs on Sunday to send the Ragin' Cajuns to their eighth straight win as Louisiana is now 23-3 in 2019.13
11Texas Tech LogoTexas TechTexas Tech went 3-1 out in Memphis as they beat Murray State, North Alabama, and Maine and dropped a tight one to Memphis.10
12Kentucky LogoKentuckyAbbey Cheek's  homerun on Saturday ignited an epic comeback for Kentucky as they went on to sweep Mississippi State.14
13Washington LogoWashingtonWashington was swept by UCLA. They have a lot of work to do offensively as this lineup is not good enough against elite pitchers.6
14Georgia LogoGeorgiaGeorgia had an up and down week, going 2-3 with a series loss at Missouri where they couldn’t slow their bats down.9
15Arizona State LogoArizona StateArizona State was punched in the mouth on Friday by Oregon State but bounced back to score 30 runs in two days to win the series.16
16James Madison LogoJames MadisonDukes scored 54 runs this weekend at home in Harrisonburg as they have now won seven games in a row.17
17Auburn LogoAuburnAuburn scored 12 times in the sixth inning on Sunday to sweep Texas A&M. The Tigers are on fire right now.18
18Minnesota LogoMinnesotaMinnesota is off to a 4-1 start so far on their trip down to Florida and they have big game in Gainesville on Wednesday vs. the Gators.20
19Ole Miss LogoOle MissRebels pick up a series win over Arkansas and then follow that up with two wins over Oklahoma State this week.NR
20Arkansas LogoArkansasRazorbacks get back on track with  a very sound series win over South Carolina as they defended their home field very well.22
21Wisconsin LogoWisconsinThe Badgers had the week off and will be back in action on March 22 against Illinois to kickoff Big Ten conference play.24
22Oklahoma State LogoOklahoma StateOklahoma State went 2-2 this week as they dropped a couple of tough games in Oxford against a surging Ole Miss team.19
23Virginia Tech LogoVirginia TechCarrie Eberle's three-hit shutout wrapped up a road sweep of NC State for the Hokies as they are now 5-1 in ACC play.25
24UNLV LogoUNLVUNLV took two out of three in a key MWC series against Boise State and are now 21-6  in 2019 and a definite MWC title threat.NR
25Indiana LogoIndianaHoosiers went 3-2 this week as they beat Toledo, Saint Francis, split with Ohio and lost to Northwestern.21