UL Softball Doesn’t Budge In Latest RPI
The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns stands pat in the latest college softball ratings percentage index (RPI) poll, which was released on Monday.
Louisiana, who is currently 42-6 on the season, including a 23-1 Sun Belt Conference record, ranks number 19 this week, which is where they have been the last two weeks.
The Cajuns, who swept a three-game Sun Belt Conference series from ULM over the weekend, opens up postseason play on Thursday, in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament in Troy, Alabama.
Louisiana, who won the Sun Belt Conference regular season title for the 4th-consecutive season, and for the 15th time in the 17-year history of softball in the league, will be the top-seed in the tournament.
Florida is once again the top team in the RPI rankings this week, followed by Oregon, Auburn, UCLA, and Arizona.
6-10 consists of Washington, Florida St., Texas A&M, Tennessee, and Baylor.
Oklahoma, Minnesota, James Madison, Alabama, and LSU are at 11-15, while Utah, Kentucky, BYU, Louisiana, and Arizona St. round out the top 20.
Michigan, South Carolina, Ole Miss, California, and Georgia are in the 21-25 spots, respectively.
Louisiana is the highest ranked Sun Belt Conference school, followed by Texas St. (#29), South Alabama (#56), Georgia St. (#57), UTA (#84), Coastal Carolina (#98), ULM (#106), Georgia Southern (#112), Troy (#119), and Appalachian St. (#227).
View this week’s complete RPI rankings here.