The Central College softball team fell in both the national poll and Midwest Regional rankings this week. After splits with Luther and Iowa Conference leader Simpson, the Dutch slipped to one spot to 12th in the NFCA Division III softball coaches’ poll and two spots to No. 5 in the NCAA Midwest Region rankings. Texas-Tyler jumped four spots this week to the top of the NFCA rankings, while Washington-St. Louis sits atop the Regional standings. Luther and Simpson each dropped one spot in the national poll to No. 5 and No. 22, respectively.