4/7 Softball Top 25 Rankings

1#9 Florida State Softball 2014 PreviewFlorida StateWith a win over Florida and a sweep of Maryland, Florida State has now won 17 straight.3
2#2 Tennessee Softball 2014 Preview TennesseeFollowing their sweep of Florida, Tennessee took just one game from LSU.1
3#17 UCLA Softball 2014 PreviewUCLAThe Bruins lost back-to-back games for the first time this year at the hands of Oregon.2
4#5 Oregon Softball 2014 PreviewOregonThe Ducks had a great week, beating UCLA and Friday and Saturday before falling on Sunday.4
5#6 Alabama Softball 2014 PreviewAlabamaAlabama had another great week, beating South Alabama and sweeping Arkansas. They are now 35-5.5
6#7 Arizona State Softball 2014 PreviewArizona StateArizona State went to Berkeley and had little trouble with Cal, outscoring them 27-4.6
7#4 Michigan Softball 2014 PreviewMichiganThe Wolverines had their way with Ohio State. Maybe Michigan State can make things more interesting.7
8#1 Florida Softball 2014 PreviewFloridaFlorida lost to Florida State 3-2, but they got back on track over the weekend with a sweep of Auburn.8
9#19 Georgia Softball Top 25 RankingsGeorgiaGeorgia beat South Carolina two out of three times over the weekend and face a suddenly hot LSU team next.10
10#15 Baylor Softball 2014 PreviewBaylorBaylor has a huge series with Oklahoma coming up this weekend. The Big 12 favorite will emerge by Monday.11
11#25 Minnesota Softball 2014 PreviewMinnesotaThe Gophers split their double header with Wisconsin. This week they play Iowa and Nortwestern.12
12Tulsa Softball Top 25 RankingsTulsaUAB put an end to Tulsa's 17 game winning streak. They'll start a new streak against Arkansas on Wednesday.13
13#16 South Alabama Softball 2014 PreviewSouth AlabamaSouth Alabama lost as many games last week as they had the entire season…one to Alabama and two to Texas St.9
14#10 Kentucky Softball 2014 PreviewKentuckyKentucky had another solid week, taking two from Texas A&M and beating Louisville.14
15#12 Louisiana Softball 2014 PreviewLouisianaBehind another strong week by catcher Lexie Elkins, Louisiana picked up another conference sweep.15
16#3 Oklahoma Softball 2014 PreviewOklahomaOklahoma is coming together and now has ten wins in a row. But a trip to Waco could put an end to that.16
17#21 Arizona Softball 2014 PreviewArizonaArizona's bats were popping yet again against Stanford. They totaled 35 runs in the three game sweep.17
18USC Upstate Softball Top 25 RankingsUSC UpstateThe Spartans beat Mercer twice in a rain shortened series. This week they hit the road and face UGA and NKU.19
19#20 Missouri Softball 2014 PreviewMissouriMizzou won another series, this time at Mississippi State. They'll look for another solid showing at Auburn.20
20#8 Nebraska Softball 2014 PreviewNebraskaThe Cornhuskers have some potential issues on the mound, but their bats are exploding right now.21
21#18 Washington Softball 2014 Preview
WashingtonWashington is back in action this weekend against a Stanford squad that just got swept by Arizona.22
22Notre Dame Softball Top 25 RankingsNotre DameThe Irish beat Ball State and Michigan State last week, while falling at DePaul. Back to ACC action this week.24
23Auburn Softball Top 25 RankingsAuburnThe Tigers have now lost four in a row after getting swept by Florida. They finally head back home though.18
24Long Beach State Softball Top 25 RankingsLong Beach StateLong Beach State crushed UC Riverside 8-0, 7-0 and 15-4 to move to 6-0 in conference play and 29-9 overall.25
25Northwestern Softball Top 25 RankingsNorthwesternNorthwestern has another tough series coming up at Minnesota. They'll need a few wins to keep pace in the Big Ten.NR