Softball Tabbed 35th in Preseason Rankings

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Coming off its 2018 NCAA Tournament appearance, the University of Houston Softball team appeared as one of the top 44 teams in the nation in the 2019 preseason rankings from
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The Cougars came in at No. 35, which would translate to having received votes in both the USA/NFCA Coaches and Softball poll, based on last season’s final rankings. The full season preview of the Cougars from can be found here.
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Houston returns all five of its All-Conference players from a year ago, including senior pitcher Savannah Heebner, who earned All-American honors in 2018. The Cougars open up their 2019 campaign on Feb. 8, when they face Kentucky inside the Cougar Softball Stadium.