LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Texas A&M University-Commerce softball team ranks 12th in the newest National Fastpitch Coaches Association coaches poll. The Lions were ranked 14th in last week's poll. The poll was released Wednesday by the NFCA. The Lions have been nationally ranked in 20 consecutive NFCA polls dating back to last season.
The Lions are on a five-game winning streak. The team swept Western New Mexico over the weekend and also swept a doubleheader against Rogers State on Tuesday.
The Lions are currently 27-9 on the season and 13-5 in conference play. They are one of four teams from the Lone Star Conference in the top 25 poll. A&M-Kingsville is ranked 6th followed by West Texas A&M at 9th, A&M-Commerce at 12th and Angelo State at 24th.
The No. 12 Lions will face No. 24 Angelo State in a three-game series this weekend. The teams will play in a single game on Friday at 6 p.m. The teams will then meet in a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. All games will be played at Mayer Field in San Angelo.
2019 NFCA Division II Top 25 Coaches Poll – March 27 (Week 6)
|Rank||School||Totals||2019 Record||Previous Week|
|1||West Florida (8)||385||31-4||3|
|2||Central Oklahoma (5)||381||26-2||2|
|3||North Georgia (3)||379||27-7||1|
|7||Grand Valley State||310||19-3||8|
|9||West Texas A&M||260||23-8||6|
|11||UC San Diego||247||20-6||16|
|17||Wayne State University||153||19-6||15|
|18||Southern New Hampshire||140||16-4||19|