JACKSON, Tenn. - 2/8/2005 - The Union University softball team is ranked No. 12 in the 2005 NAIA Preseason softball rankings. The Lady Bulldogs also came in as the No. 1 ranked team in the NAIA Region XI rankings. Just last month, Union was also voted by the TranSouth Coaches to finish first in the TranSouth Conference.
Union finished the 2004 season with a 45-16 record, a 14-6 conference record and a No. 9 NAIA National Ranking. Union advanced to the NAIA Softball World Series for the fourth consecutive season and fifth time in six seasons. The Lady Bulldogs tallied their sixth consecutive TranSouth Conference regular season title.
Union returns All-Conference and All-Region players Mary Kosco and Allison Shein. Kosco was 19-10 last season with a 1.32 ERA. Shein led Union with a .386 batting averaging, which was good for third best in the TranSouth Conference.
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