Pacifica (Garden Grove, Calif.) won the Dave Kops Tournament of Champions in Bullhead City, Ariz. last week, going 6-0 and cementing the top-ranking in the MaxPreps Top 25 high school softball rankings.

The Mariners knocked off defending tournament champion Norco (Calif.) 6-1 in the finals. Freshman Mattea Stern, junior Catherine Benitez and senior Annika Sogsti all had a pair of hits in the title game.

No. 7 Orange Beach (Ala.) is on the rise and has now taken over as the top-ranked team from Alabama. Junior and South Carolina commit K.G. Favors is a beast at the plate and in the circle.

Saint Francis (Mountain View, Calif.) has climbed up the rankings to No. ...

Continue Reading on MaxPreps.com