UL Softball Moves Up In RPI Rankings
The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns remain in the top 25 in the fifth college softball ratings percentage index (RPI) poll of 2018, which was released on Monday.
Louisiana, who was 27-11 on the season, including a 13-4 Sun Belt Conference record, prior to their Monday match-up with Texas St., ranks number 24 this week, which is up one spot from a week ago.
The Cajuns did defeat Texas St. on Monday, 3-1, but these rankings don't include that game.
Louisiana, who went 2-1 last week, returns to the diamond on Wednesday, when they travel to Lake Charles to take on the McNeese St. Cowgirls in a non-conference tilt,
Next weekend, UL plays host to Georgia Southern in a conference series.
Oregon is the top team in the RPI rankings this week, followed by Washington, UCLA, Arizona St., and Florida.
6-10 consists of Oklahoma, Florida St., Georgia, Tennessee, and South Carolina.
LSU stays put at #13 this week.
Louisiana is the highest ranked Sun Belt Conference school, followed by Texas St. (#24), South Alabama (#53), Georgia St. (#58), Georgia Southern (#82), UTA (#93), Troy (#97), Coastal Carolina (#111), ULM (#136) , and Appalachian St. (#220).
View this week’s complete RPI rankings here.