Softball Back to No. 3 in GHSA Power Ratings

MACON, Ga. – After a 17-7 regular season that included a 4-2 region record, the First Presbyterian Day School softball team is at no. 3 in the fifth power ratings of the 2013 season, released Tuesday, Oct. 8, by the GHSA office.

The rankings are used at the end of the regular season in Class A to determine state playoff qualifiers, with the top-16 teams from public and private schools advancing to the tournament.

FPD brings in a ranking of 12.57 and is just over three points behind the top three spots, held by Eagles Landing Christian and Savannah Christian.

The complete ratings can be viewed HERE.

The Lady Vikings play in the GHSA Class-A Region 7 Tournament this week, traveling to Glascock Co. for a game at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8. If FPD wins, they would play the winner of the GMC/Aquinas game on Thursday for the region championship.

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The First Presbyterian Day School Department of Athletics strives to build the student athlete both in the playing arena and the classroom while upholding the school’s mission statement to educate and equip students to change the world for God’s glory as a member of the Georgia High School Association. For more information, visit and sign up for up-to-the-minute news and scores by visiting

2013 Power Ratings:

Oct. 8 – #3

Oct. 1 – #4

Sept. 24 – #4

Sept. 17 – #3

Sept. 10 – #3