High school softball season is in full swing in Florida, with top teams vying for dominance. Bartow Yellow Jackets lead the rankings after clinching the Class 6A state championship last year, closely followed by Pace with standout pitcher Jayden Heavener. The competition is fierce as teams like Parrish Community and Doral Academy showcase their talent early in the season.

By the Numbers
  • Bartow holds the top spot with a record of 5-0.
  • Melbourne's Jasmine Francik boasts 98 strikeouts and a 0.85 ERA.
State of Play
  • Lake Brantley showcases strong offense, scoring 33 runs in their early games.
  • Wellington emerges as a potential standout team with a 7-0 record.
  • River Ridge impresses with 69 runs scored in 6 games.
Bottom Line

Florida high school softball is off to an intense start with Bartow and Pace leading the charge, setting the stage for an exciting season ahead.