Florida has been ranked or receiving votes in every ESPN.com/USA Softball Poll since its inception on Feb. 25, 2003. Florida reached a high ranking of number 12 on April 13, 2004.
Eight of the 11 teams that sponsor softball in the Southeastern Conference are currently ranked or receiving votes.
The ESPN.com/USA Softball poll is released every Tuesday. The Gators are currently receiving votes in the USA Today/NFCA preseason coaches poll. The first regular season poll will not be released until Wednesday, Feb. 16 and will be released each Wednesday.