Aggies softball ranked in top 10 - KXXV-TV News Channel 25 - Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

Aggies softball ranked in top 10

COLLEGE STATION, TX (KXXV) -

Texas A&M softball is ranked sixth in the USA Today/NFCA Preseason Coaches Poll and ninth in the ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 poll, it was announced Tuesday.

The NFCA ranking is the highest the Aggies have begun a season since being tabbed fifth in 2009.

The Aggies are coming off a trip to the Women’s College World Series last season and return 14 letterwinners from last year’s squad. The Maroon & White welcome back all four pitchers that saw action in 2017 as well as each position starter. Texas A&M lost four players, who accumulated 38 at bats last season.

Defending national champion Oklahoma tops both polls followed by Florida at No. 2 and Oregon at No. 3. Washington and UCLA round out the top five.

Texas A&M faces 10 teams ranked in the both polls in No. 2 Florida, No. 3 Oregon, No. 4/5 Washington, No. 8 LSU, No. 11/10 Alabama, No. 13/14 Auburn, No. 14/15 Ole Miss, No. 15/t-16 Utah, No. 17/13 Kentucky and No. 20 Tulsa.

  • SportsMore>>

  • Lady Bears softball changes Kansas series

    Lady Bears softball changes Kansas series

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:19 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:19:34 GMT

    Baylor softball will play a condensed weekend series schedule for the second-straight weekend, facing Kansas in a Friday doubleheader and closing the series on Sunday at noon, announced Thursday by the respective head coaches.

    More >>

    Baylor softball will play a condensed weekend series schedule for the second-straight weekend, facing Kansas in a Friday doubleheader and closing the series on Sunday at noon, announced Thursday by the respective head coaches.

    More >>
  • UMHB softball grabs pair of wins

    UMHB softball grabs pair of wins

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:18 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:18:25 GMT

    The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor softball team took a pair of wins over Howard Payne Thursday afternoon in Belton, earning 5-2 and 13-4 wins over the Yellow Jackets.

    More >>

    The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor softball team took a pair of wins over Howard Payne Thursday afternoon in Belton, earning 5-2 and 13-4 wins over the Yellow Jackets.

    More >>
  • Baylor women's tennis readies for season finale

    Baylor women's tennis readies for season finale

    Thursday, April 19 2018 7:17 PM EDT2018-04-19 23:17:10 GMT

    No. 25 Baylor women’s tennis hits the road for its final dual match of the regular season at No. 5 Texas on Friday, April 20. First serve is set for 5 p.m. (CT) at Texas Tennis Center in Austin, Texas.

    More >>

    No. 25 Baylor women’s tennis hits the road for its final dual match of the regular season at No. 5 Texas on Friday, April 20. First serve is set for 5 p.m. (CT) at Texas Tennis Center in Austin, Texas.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly