Luther finished the 2015 season ranked No. 13 in the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Division III Top-25 poll released Monday, June 1. The Norse have now been ranked in the Top-25 Poll 86 of the last 89 weeks dating back to 2009.
The NFCA Division III Top-25 poll is selected by eight NCAA Division III head coaches representing the eight NCAA regions. The final NFCA Top-25 will be released following the completion of the NCAA Championship.
Luther (38-6) posted its ninth consecutive season with 30-plus wins, that included a string of 40-plus victories from 2010-2012. The Norse are led by Renae Hartl who has tallied a record of 433-161 during 14 seasons as head coach.