KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Oregon Tech softball team was ranked No. 18 in the season-ending NAIA Softball Coaches’ Poll, announced today by the national office. Oregon Tech was ranked in the Top 25 of the NAIA poll each of the nine weeks of the poll, beginning with the No. 25 spot in the preseason rankings. The Owls were ranked as high as No. 16, on two occasions, while settling in at No. 18 the last two weeks of the poll.
Oregon Tech finished the season with a loss to College of Idaho in the title game of the Opening Round of the NAIA National Softball Championship with a chance to move on to the 2014 NAIA Softball World Series. Oregon Tech has now competed in the NAIA National Softball Championships three of the past four seasons.
The Owls claimed the 2014 Cascade Collegiate Conference regular-season championship with a 23-5 mark, while compiling a 35-14 overall record during the 2014 season.