Following is the first ever preseason high school softball rankings for the state of Arkansas. A top 10 for each class was compiled by a panel of high school softball experts from around the state.

The Deltaplex is represented by Sheridan, who is ranked number one in Class 5A, in addition to White Hall, who is ranked number 10 in Class 5A, and Stuttgart, who is ranked number three in Class 4A.

CLASS 6A

1. Cabot

2. Bentonville West

3. Conway

4. Rogers

5. North Little Rock

6. Bryant

7. FS Southside

8. Bentonville

9. LR Central

10. FS Northside

CLASS 5A

1. Sheridan

2. Greenwood

3. Benton

4. Greene County Tech

5. Vilonia

6. Benton

7. El Dorado

8. Beebe

9. Maumelle

10. White Hall

CLASS 4A

1. Valley View

2. Pottsville

3. Stuttgart

4. Farmington

5. Morrilton

6. DeQueen

7. Jonesboro Westside

8. Pea Ridge

9. Gravette

10. Southside Batesville

CLASS 3A

1. Baptist Prep

2. Rose Bud

3. Tuckerman

4. Smackover

5. Harrisburg

6. Rivercrest

7. Paris

8. Ashdown

9. Mayflower

10. Cedar Ridge

CLASS 2A

1. Quitman

2. Horatio

3. Melbourne

4. Salem

5. McCrory

6. Hackett

7. SS Bee Branch

8. Parkers Chapel

9. Carlisle

10. East Poinsett Co.

CLASS 1A

1. Taylor

2. Hermitage

3. Viola

4. Hillcrest

5. Sacred Heart

6. Concord

7. Scranton

8. Bradley

9. Wonderview

10. Mount Vernon-Enola