Michigan (18-1) has moved up to No. 2 in the latest ESPN.com/USA Softball Top 25 poll, behind No. 1 Florida (21-0). Oregon (16-2) is No. 3 and LSU (21-0), No. 4.
The Wolverines' only loss this season came on Opening Day (February 7) to none other than the Gators, by a 2-1 score. Michigan was No. 8 at the time.
Oregon lost to Florida this past weekend, 3-0. The Ducks had lost at Baylor the previous weekend.
Michigan and Oregon will each get a rematch with Florida at this coming weekend's Judi Garman Classic in Fullerton, California, beginning Thursday.
UPDATE (March 4): MLive News Service provides an in-depth look at Michigan's very successful opening month.