UHV softball ranked No. 15 in preseason poll
The UHV softball team is ranked No. 15 in the NAIA Softball Coaches' Top 25 Preseason Poll.
This is the sixth year in a row the Jaguars have been ranked before the season starts, according to a news release.
UHV is tied at No. 15 with Oklahoma Baptist. The Jaguars ended their 2013 season at No. 18.
The Jaguars ended last season 32-22 and made a second consecutive trip to the NAIA National Championships opening round, where they finished second in the Lubbock bracket.
Except for 2008, UHV softball has been ranked in the top 20 preseason teams. Their best ranking came in 2010 and 2013 at No. 10.
The Jaguars begin their season Jan. 31 in the Galveston Invitational.