By John Bohnenkamp
The unbeaten teams are starting to dwindle after the second week of the Iowa softball season, but the ones who are remaining made big jumps in this week’s rankings.
A look at the Top 25 after Week 2:
1. Davenport Assumption (9-1)
Assumption split with Muscatine, then won four games in the Iowa City West tournament.
2. North Linn (9-0)
North Linn swept Midland in its only doubleheader of the week.
3. ADM (10-0)
ADM picked up four wins last week, including three by one run
4. Mount Vernon (11-1)
Mount Vernon’s only loss of the week was to Norwalk. Mount Vernon plays host to Williamsburg on Monday.
5. Clear Creek-Amana (10-0)
The Clippers stayed undefeated, winning six games last week.
6. Fort Dodge (8-2)
The Dodgers swept Ankeny Centennial and split with Waukee Northwest.
7. Johnston (8-1)
The Lady Dragons split with Southeast Polk to open the week.
8. Linn-Mar (9-0)
Seven of Linn-Mar’s wins have been by shutout this season.
9. Waukee Northwest (7-2)
Waukee Northwest split with Fort Dodge, then lost two of three games in the Valley Shootout.
10. Iowa City Liberty (12-2)
Liberty split a doubleheader with Williamsburg, lost to Iowa City Regina in 10 innings in the Iowa City West tournament.
11. Winterset (8-2)
A busy week included a shutout of Waukee.