Empire softball rankings

Posted by Staff Writer Eric Branch:

LARGE SCHOOLS
1. Montgomery (16-1): Different week, same spot. Vikings keep on rolling.
2. Petaluma (11-5): Trojans have outscored opponents, 95-18.
3. Windsor (12-3): Jaguars suffered 3-2 loss to Petaluma last week.
4. Rancho Cotate (11-6): Pitching-by-committee approach working for Cougars.
5. Sonoma (10-5): Dragons have rebounded from a 3-4 start.

SMALL SCHOOLS
1. Cloverdale (12-2): Eagles have outscored opponents 61-3 during five-game winning streak.
2. Clear Lake (10-3): Cardinals’ losses have come against Windsor, Ukiah, Justin-Siena and Del Norte.
3. Tomales (9-2): Braves are hitting .384.
4. Calistoga (8-2): Hunt has 109 RBIs in her past 52 games.
5. Fort Bragg (10-5): Showdown with Cloverdale looms next week.