April 8

The USA Today/National Fastpitch Coaches Association Coaches Top 25 is voted on by 25 Division I coaches, representing all areas of the USA. First place votes are in parentheses. Records are through April 5.

Rankings

Rank Team Record Points Previous
1 Arizona (25) 39-3 625 1
2 Michigan 29-3 600 2
3 Fresno State 27-4 574 3
4 Washington 26-7 539 5
5 Oklahoma 34-8 526 4
6 USF 47-10 515 6
7 Nebraska 28-8 463 8
8 Oklahoma State 28-9 420 10
Texas 34-11 413 9
Arizona State 27-11 413 7
11 Hawai'i 32-8 341 12
12 Stanford 25-8 333 13
13 LSU 37-6 308 14
14 Missouri 27-10 300 11
15 Florida State 42-13 252 16
16 Minnesota 31-8 248 18
17 Oregon 31-13 199 21
18 Long Beach State 24-11-1 173 15
19 Texas Tech 38-14 147 19
20 California 23-16 122 17
21 Oregon State 20-13 105 22
22 Iowa 19-10 101 20
23 Illinois-Chicago 40-13 92 24
24 Louisiana-Lafayette 25-8 83 23
25 CSUN 23-14 66

Others receiving votes:

DePaul (54), Alabama (29), Massachusetts (26), Michigan State (24), Florida (13), Hofstra (8), Southern Illinois (7), Nicholls State (6), Northwestern (5), South Carolina (4), Boston College (4), Texas A&M (4), Troy State (3), Utah (3), UC Santa Barbara (2), Creighton (2), Southeast Missouri State (2), Long Island (1), Northern Illinois (1).

Dropped out:

Michigan State.

All Polls for Division I in 1998

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