COLLEGE SOFTBALL: Lady Wranglers move up to No. 3


The Odessa College softball team moved back up to No. 3 in the NJCAA national rankings this week.

The Lady Wranglers currently sit at 40-4 overall and are coming off a sweep over Howard College this past weekend in WJCAC play.

Odessa College posted easy wins on Friday, winning by scores of 13-1 and 13-0 in a doubleheader at home that was televised by ESPN Plus.

The Lady Wranglers won Saturday’s games in Big Spring by scores of 16-15 and 16-5.

Odessa College will be at home this weekend when it faces El Paso Community College beginning with a doubleheader Friday at 1 p.m.

The four-game series will wrap up with a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at noon.

Florida Southwestern (43-3) remains at No. 1 while Grayson (36-4) is No. 2. Walters State (41-1) is No. 4 with Northwest Florida State (47-7) wrapping up the top five places.