High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 14

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Lake Creek capped a perfect season with its first state championship and remained atop the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 for an 12th week. The (41-0) Lions beat Rock Hill, 8-2, in last Friday’s Texas state 5A semis and then blanked Georgetown, 7-0, on junior Ava Brown’s one-hit … Read more

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 13

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. —Undefeated Lake Creek swept its latest playoff series to remain atop the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 for an 11th week. The (39-0) Lions closed out their best-of-three series with Santa Fe with a 7-2 victory last Thursday and advanced to Friday’s Texas Class 5A final four matchup with … Read more

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 12

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Top-ranked Lake Creek wrapped up one playoff series and can wrap up another later today, as it continues as the unbeaten, undisputed No. 1 team in the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 for a 10th week. The (38-0) Lions roared past Friendswood, 10-0, last Thursday, then defeated Santa … Read more

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 11

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Lake Creek won three more playoff games to remain the No. 1 team in the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 for a ninth-straight week. The (36-0) Lions defeated Waller twice late last week, then shut out Friendswood, 8-0, on Wednesday in the first game of their best-of-three Texas … Read more

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 10

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Lake Creek rolled to a playoff victory to remain the top team in the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 for an eighth-straight week. The (32-0) Lions ripped Weiss, 11-0, last Friday and play Waller later today as the Texas state 5A tournament continues. Lake Creek already has a … Read more

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 9

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Lake Creek and Oaks Christian – the two teams with Lion mascots atop the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 – kept winning to remain undefeated and in full control with playoff games looming. No. 1 Lake Creek (32-0) has started the Texas 5A tournament already, beating Magnolia twice … Read more

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 8

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Two more wins kept Lake Creek unbeaten and firmly in the No. 1 spot in the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 for a sixth-straight week. The (30-0) Lions rolled past Caney Creek for the second time in less than a month, 11-1, last Friday, then edged Katy, 1-0, … Read more

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 7

High school softball rankings: USA TODAY Sports / NFCA Super 25: Week 16

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Unbeaten Lake Creek won two more games, by a convincing 24-0 margin, to keep rolling along as the No. 1 team in the USA TODAY Sports / NFCA High School Super 25 for a fifth-straight week. The (28-0) Lions beat Kingwood Park, 8-0, last Thursday, and rocked Cleveland, 16-0, on Tuesday. Lake … Read more