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Oklahoma softball ends season ranked consensus No. 1

by Stephanie Kuzydym Published: June 11, 2013
Oklahoma’s Brianna Turang, left, Michelle Gascoigne, Jessica Shults and Keilani Ricketts, right, speak to the crowd during a celebration of their Women’s College World Series title Friday. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman
Oklahoma’s Brianna Turang, left, Michelle Gascoigne, Jessica Shults and Keilani Ricketts, right, speak to the crowd during a celebration of their Women’s College World Series title Friday. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman

Oklahoma softball is the National Champions and the No. 1 ranked team of 2013.

The Sooners were the only ones to hold the No. 1 ranking during every week of the 2013 season.

After sweeping postseason play with a 10-0 record, Oklahoma (57-4, 15-2 Big 12) earned the No. 1 spot in the final ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll of the 2013 season. The Sooners swept all 20 first place votes.

Here is the final poll.

Rank
Team Record Points Previous Ranking
1. Oklahoma (20) 57-4 500 1
2. Tennessee 52-12 480 5
3. Texas 51-10 445 7
4. Washington 45-17 427 9
5. Florida 48-9 419 2
6. Michigan 51-13 403 8
7. Arizona State 50-12 390 4
8. Nebraska 45-16 362 16
9. Oregon 50-11 342 3
10. Alabama 45-15 304 T10
11. Missouri 38-14 300 6
12. Kentucky 41-21 237 17
13. Texas A&M 42-18 234 20
14. Florida State 44-19 223 19
15. Louisiana-Lafayette 47-15 192 RV
16. LSU 42-16 160 T10
17. UAB 40-19 150 -
18. South Alabama 48-9 130 15
19. UCLA 40-20 127 T13
20. Baylor 42-17 126 18
21. Stanford 39-21 113 T13
22. Georgia 40-21 91 21
23. Louisville 48-13 79 12
24. California 38-19 63 22
25. Hawaii 45-13 37 23
by Stephanie Kuzydym
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Stephanie Kuzydym learned at a young age that life is a game of inches. That's just one reason why she loves football. Kuzydym joined The Oklahoman in July 2012. Before arriving in the state, Kuzydym was an intern for the sports departments at...
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