Final Softball Top 25 Rankings

1Alabama College Softball Top 25 LogoAlabamaEarned 1st Nat. Championship in program history. SEC Regular Season Champs for 3rd Straight Year. Finished 60-8.4
2Oklahoma College Softball Top 25 LogoOklahomaBig 12 Champion and National Runner-up taking Alabama to three games in Champ. series. Led the Nation in HR's.3
3California College Softball Top 25 LogoCaliforniaRanked #1 most of the season, the PAC-12 Champion Bears reached the National Semi-Finals finishing 58-7 overall1
4Arizona State LogoArizona StateThe 2011 National Champs, & PAC-12 runner-up, lost in WCWS Semi-Final to runner-up, OU. Ended 53-11.2
5Tennessee College Softball Top 25 LogoTennesseeThe Lady Vols returned to the WCWS after falling short in 2011. They finished 2nd in the SEC, winning the East Division.7
6Oregon College Softball Top 25 LogoOregonThe Lady Ducks surprised, finishing 3rd in the PAC-12, beating Texas on the road to reach the WCWS for the first time.13
7Georgia College Softball Top 25 LogoGeorgiaThe Bulldogs missed the WCWS, losing in Super Regional for the 2nd straight year.  A solid campaign, finished 45-17.16
8LSU College Softball Top 25 RankingsLSULSU reached the WCWS for the first time since 2003, steadily improving throughout 2012. A promising 2013 is ahead.NR
9Missouri College Softball Top 25 LogoMissouriThe Big 12 runner-up fell to LSU at home in the SR missing the WCWS for the 1st time in 4 years. Off to the SEC.12
10South Florida Softball Top 25 LogoSouth FloridaA ground breaking year for the USF Lady Bulls who reached the WCWS for the first time after hosting a SR.19
11Louisiana College Softball Top 25 LogoLouisianaAn oustanding season for the Rajin Cajuns who won their regional and took ASU to 3 games at the Tempe SR.5
12Florida College Softball Top 25 LogoFloridaFailed to reach the WCWS for the first time in four years. Finished third in SEC, at behind Bama and the Vols. 6
13Texas College Softball Top 25 LogoTexasFinished tied for 3rd in Big 12 with the Ags. Survived ealry lost in Regional to host a SR, where they fell to Oregon.8
14Washington College Softball Top 25 LogoWashingtonEighth in the PAC-12 finishing only ahead of newcomer Utah. Hosted a Regional that they won. Lost at Cal in SR.18
15Michigan College Softball Top 25 LogoMichiganThe Big Ten Champ, surprised by beating Lousiville and reaching the Alabama Super Regional. Finsihed 42-17.20
16Arizona LogoArizonaFell short of the WCWS for the 2nd straight year, losing to OU in the Norman Super Regional. 4th in the PAC-12.14
17Texas A&M College Softball Top 25 LogoTexas A&M3rd in the Big 12, tied with the UT, the Ags were upset by LSU at the College Station Regional. Moving to the SEC.15
18Louisville College Softball Top 25 LogoLouisvilleBig East Champs finished a remarkable 55-5, upset by Michigan at their Regional. Led a group of quality Big East squads.11
19Stanford College Softball Top 25 LogoStanfordSixth in the PAC-12, the Lady Cardinal were stopped by Louisiana in the Lafayette Regional. Finished the season 40-19.17
20Syracuse College Softball Top 25 Rankings LogoSyracuseThird in the Big East, Syracuse pushed AZ St. to a winner-take-all-game in the Tempe Regional. Ended with a 43-15 mark.22
21Oregon State College Softball Top 25 Rankings LogoOregon StateReached the post season for the first time since 2007. Seventh in the PAC-12. Fell to OU in Norman Regional Final.21
22Hofstra College Softball Top 25 RankingsHofstraThe Colonial Conference rep stunned UCLA in Los Angeles before falling to USF on the road in the Super Regional.NR
23North Carolina College Softball Top 25 LogoNorth CarolinaThe ACC Champions could not get past Georgia in the Athens Regional. The Tar Heels will look to build on this result.23
24UCLA College Softball Top 25 RankingsUCLAFifth in the PAC-12, the Bruins were winless at the Westwood Regional, upset by Hostra. Ended with a 36-20 record.9
25Texas Tech College Softball Top 25 LogoTexas TechAnother quality season for Coach Hays bunch. 5th in the Big 12. Reached the Regionals for the 3rd consecutive year.25