1. Mitchell (20-1): After a 4-1 loss to Inverness Citrus, the Mustangs have won seven straight, including a 2-1 victory against Gulf.
2. Gulf (13-2): After spring break, the Buccaneers beat Anclote 4-3, lost to Mitchell and stopped River Ridge 3-2.
3. River Ridge (19-3): Tight games have not played in favor of the Royal Knights so far this season: They are 2-3 in games decided by one run.
4. Academy at the Lakes (11-2): The Wildcats have won five straight and could have a nine-game winning streak heading into the district tournament.
5. Fivay (11-8): The Falcons’ Jill McElderry will likely lead Pasco County in strikeouts again, as she has compiled more than 200 this season.