The ESPN.com/USA Softball and USA Today/NFCA Top 25 national polls released on March 5, rank Louisville No. 13/13. Notre Dame and USF are receiving votes in both polls.
Seton Hall was the lone BIG EAST team featured Tuesday night, claiming a 6-2 road win against Maryland. Sophomore Danielle DeSataso allowed two runs (earned) on five hits in a complete game effort to improve to 3-1 on the season.
Junior Katie Keller of Louisville was named the Louisville Slugger/National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division 1 Player of the Week and became the first player in program history to earn USA Softball National Collegiate Player of the Week honors, as announced March 5.
Two doubleheaders are scheduled for Wednesday. Providence heads to Daytona Beach, Fla. for its double dip against Bethune Cookman. The first pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m.
USF looks to increase its three-game win streak when the Bulls host Central Michigan for a doubleheader starting at 6 p.m. USF started the season ranked No. 10/12 but lost 10 of its first 16 games to fall out of the rankings.