2025 Top 50 Recruiting Rankings
Here are the best 50 players in the class of 2025.
In formulating rankings for the sophomore through senior classes, Softball America places an emphasis on real-time developmental growth in conducting player-profile analysis. Prospect potential, projected upside, overall and position-specific athleticism, as well as other quantifiable metrics, are key components of evaluation. At the same time, current skill set, production and impact at the club and/or high school level are fundamental analytical data points.
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Hannah WellsCoahoma (Coahoma, Texas) PNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Oklahoma Athletics National - Madden/ClemmerWells remained at the top of her game this year and atop the 2025 class. The two-way player hit for a .602 average with 65 hits, 13 doubles and 21 home runs. In the circle, she posted a 21-1 record with a 0.38 ERA and 239 strikeouts in 129 innings of work. She helped Coahoma claim the Texas UIL 3A state championship and was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player. Wells was also named to the Alliance Fastpitch Super Cup All-Tournament Team.
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Berkley ZacheSaint Joseph (South Bend, Ind.) P/1BNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Beverly Bandits 18U - DorseyZache was nearly untouchable in the circle for Saint Joseph, as she had a 0.13 ERA over 107.2 innings with 251 strikeouts. She tossed two no-hitters and a perfect game. Zache was just as lethal on offense, hitting for a .531 average on 51 hits with 46 RBIs and nine long balls. She was named a 4A First-Team All-State selection.
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Sophia BordiHaddon Heights (Haddon Heights, N.J.) P/1BNotes:
CLUB TEAM: OC Batbusters 18U - StithBordi proved herself to be one of the best players in the 2025 class and the best player in the state of New Jersey, as she was named the Gatorade Player of the Year in New Jersey. She earned this high honor after posting a 0.43 ERA in 114.1 innings of work, while also striking out 258 batters. At the plate, she hit for a .346 average with 10 home runs. Bordi pitched three perfect games in the postseason, en route to Haddon Heights' second straight state championship. Bordi was named to the Alliance Fastpitch Super Cup All-Tournament Team.
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Kaylee Grace FavorsOrange Beach (Orange Beach, Ala.) PNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Birmingham ThunderboltsThe Orange Beach, Ala. native gave fits to both opposing pitchers and offenses. Favors struck out 200 batters in 154.1 innings, while compiling a 1.54 ERA and 21-6 record. She tallied 52 hits in her sophomore season, which was good for a .413 average, with 47 runs batted in and seven home runs. Favors led Orange Beach to the Class 4A state championship and was named the Most Valuable Player.
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Alisa SneedConroe (Conroe, Texas) OFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Texas RiptideSneed demonstrated herself as arguably the best triple-threat player in the class of 2025 during her sophomore season at Conroe. Sneed hit for a .448 average with 27 extra-base hits, 10 home runs and 10 stolen bases. She ended the season with 44 runs scored and a 1.536 OPS. Sneed also got it done with the glove, as she was named the District 13-6A Co-Defensive Player of the Year as well as the Offensive Player of the Year.
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Presley HarrisonAppling County (Baxley, Ga.) P/1BNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Texas RiptideHarrison was nearly untouchable for Appling County this past season. In 150.3 innings of work, she struck out 255 batters, while also posting a 0.32 ERA. Harrison finished the season with a 20-3 record. Her efforts allowed her to be named a GACA AA First-Team All-State honoree.
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Keira CrosbyPorter (Porter, Texas) PNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Sudden Impact Jones 16UCrosby was named a First-Team All-County selection by The Courier and the District 16-5A Co-Most Valuable Player. The Porter, Texas native was able to earn those accolades because of her pitching and hitting performances during the 2023 season. In the circle, Crosby posted a 0.71 ERA over 138 innings of work, while also fanning 209 batters. At the plate, she mashed eight home runs with 23 runs batted in and a .316 average.
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Addyson SheppardKingwood (Kingwood, Texas) 3B/CNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Impact Gold Jazz 16USheppard was named the Most Valuable Offensive Player for Kingswood High School and a First-Team All-District 21-6A selection at the conclusion of her sophomore season.
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Addisyn LintonEagleville (Eagleville, Tenn.) PNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Virginia UnityThe southpaw struck out 141 batters in 104 innings this past season, while also posting a 2.49 ERA. At the plate, she was dominant, hitting 18 home runs with 12 doubles and three triples. She finished the season with a .543 batting average and 59 runs batted in. Due to her efforts on both sides of the ball, Linton was named the All-Area Player of the Year by the Daily News Journal.
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Jolyna LamarPanther Creek (Cary, N.C.) MIFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Lady Dukes 18ULamar found great success hitting the long ball, as she tallied 12 home runs this past season at Panther Creek. While providing her team with power, she was also able to hit for an exceptionally high average (.591). Lamar drove in 34 runs, came around to score on 49 occasions and posted a .686 on-base percentage.
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Delaney AumuaGranada (Livermore, Calif.) 1B/OFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Lady Magic 16UAt the conclusion of her high school season, Aumua was named a First-Team All-Bay Area selection by West Coast Preps, a First-Team EBAL selection and the NCS Player of the Year. Aumua followed up her prolific high school season with a thrilling performance at the Colorado Sparkler tournament, as she hit for a .682 average with five home runs and 15 runs batted in.
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Kendall WellsNorth Oconee (Athens, Ga.) C/3BNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Georgia Impact - SampsonIn two of the toughest travel ball tournaments to open up the 2023 summer season, Wells found immediate success. At the Top Gun Invitational, she had a .524 batting average with six runs batted in and a home run. At the Show Me The Money tournament, the Athens, Ga. native hit for a .400 average. She also hit 19 home runs this past high school season.
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MaTaia LawsonAndrew (Tinley Park, Ill.) MIFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Iowa PremierLawson tallied 52 hits this past season for Andrew High School, helping her achieve a .578 batting average. She drove in 47 runs and crossed home plate 54 times. Lawson also launched 14 home runs and earned a 4A Second-Team All-State honor.
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Lexi McDanielSt. Joseph Christian (St. Joseph, Mo.) MIFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: DeMarini Aces 18UMcDaniel dominated the opposition this past year with the DeMarini Aces. In the summer of 2022, McDaniel hit 20 home runs, while also boasting a .464 average. This past fall, she hit for a .508 average with seven home runs and 29 runs batted in.
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Landri PickRiesel (Riesel, Texas) INFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Impact Gold National - SmithPick proved to be an offensive juggernaut for Riesel in 2023. She posted a .509 batting average and hit 18 home runs with 60 runs batted in and 59 runs scored. Those statistics helped propel her high school team to the Regional Finals. Pick was named the District 13-2A Most Valuable Offensive Player.
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Anna HindeCharlotte Christian (Charlotte, N.C.) 3B/CNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Team NC Hinde 18UThe Charlotte, N.C. product batted .509 with a .659 on-base percentage this past spring. Hinde also launched seven home runs and 12 doubles. She finished the 2023 season with 26 runs batted in and 36 runs scored. Hinde was a NCISSA 4A All-State selection, a CISSA All-Conference team member and the CSS Offensive Player of the Year.
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Ana RomanHagerty (Oviedo, Fla.) OFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Tennessee Mojo - DanleyRoman was a home-run machine this year, as more than half of her hits (16 of 31) left the yard. Along with her 16 home runs, Roman carried a .408 average, while also driving in 32 runs, stealing 10 bases and scoring 35 times. She was named to the Orlando Sentinel All-Area team and was its Player of the Year.
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Brinli BainEagleville (Eagleville, Tenn.) MIF/CNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Virginia Unity - Johnson/RossBain provided immense production for Eagleville this spring, as she drove in 46 runs and came around to score on 42 occasions. She also hit for a .543 average with 12 doubles and 10 home runs. Bain was named a Class A All-State selection by 5Star Preps and was an All-Area honoree by the Daily News Journal.
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Abby LovellNorthside (Columbus, Ga.) P/1BNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Georgia Impact - Holcombe 16UThe Columbus, Ga. native struck out 98 batters over 79.1 innings of work, while holding opponents to a .149 batting average during her 2023 high school softball season. Lovell finished the campaign with a 0.71 earned run average and a 7-2 record. Offensively, she hit for a .294 average. Lovell propelled Northside to the 5A state championship. She was named a Second-Team All-State selection and the All-Region Pitcher of the Year.
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Kaidance TillMetamora Township (Metamora, Ill.) MIFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Virginia Unity - Johnson/RossTill had an impressive sophomore campaign, as she was named the Journal Star's Player of the Year and a 3A First-Team All-American by the Illinois Coaches Association. Till was able to earn those accolades because of the .496 average she posted off of 58 hits, with 28 of them going for extra bases and eight for home runs. She drove in 30 runs, while scoring 44 runs and swiping 11 bases.
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Taelyn HolleyMurrieta Mesa (Murrieta, Calif.) OFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Athletics Mercado - HovermaleHolley demonstrated steady pop, as she mashed seven home runs for Murrieta Mesa this spring. Along with her power, Holley hit for a high average with a .476 batting average and also drove in 24 runs. She finished the season with a .589 on-base percentage and crossed home plate 43 times.
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Khamari HallClear Creek (League City, Texas) OF/PNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Texas RiptideHall found great consistency this past season, as she batted .585 with 31 hits. She also came around to score on 22 occasions, while also driving in 12 runs and hitting one home run. Hall was named a First-Team All-Galveston County selection.
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Kai MinorOrange Lutheran (Orange, Calif.) OFNotes:
CLUB TEAM: OC Batbusters 18U - StithMinor was a menace on the bases during her sophomore campaign, as she stole 24 bases on 25 attempts. She posted a .423 average with 13 runs batted in and a pair of home runs. The Orange, Calif. native was the Trinity League's Player of the Year and a part of the LA Times' All-Star Softball Team.
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Allison OneacreMilton (Milton, Ga.) SS/3BNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Atlanta Vipers 16U Gold - TamborraOneacre has typically found success against the toughest competition she's faced. She hit for a .417 average at the PGF Tournament last summer, while also driving in 10 runs with a trio of home runs. She was also selected to play in the IDT All-Star Game in Colorado earlier this summer.
Allyssa ParkerPocola (Pocola, Okla.) P/UTLNotes:
CLUB TEAM: Aces Fastpitch 18UThe Pocola, Okla. native got it done on both sides of the ball this past high school season. In the circle, Parker posted a 0.26 ERA in 106 innings, while also fanning 127 batters. Offensively, she tallied 39 hits to give her a .557 batting average with 47 RBIs and 13 home runs. Those statistics allowed Parker to be named the Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year for her high school.