Originally written on Madtown Badgers  |  Last updated 10/19/14
With a loss to Ole Miss in the NCAA Tournament 2nd round most Badgers fans attention turned to next season, it's a shame because they are missing one entertaining team doing things that have never been done before in school history. Of course, we're talking about the Wisconsin Badgers softball team. They are off to one of the best starts in school history, holding an overall record of 27-4. On Tuesday they entered the Top 25 of both national softball polls, coming in at No. 25 in the USA Today/NFCA poll and at No. 23 in the ESPN/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 poll. It's a rare feat for the Badgers to be ranked, accomplishing a ranking in just two other seasons (2002 and 2001) and topping out at a high of 21st in that 2001 season.  Wisconsin has started the Big Ten season hot as well, standing at 5-1 in conference play, sitting behind only national power Michigan (6-0) and Michigan State (3-0). UW swept Illinois in their first series of the season and went 2-1 aga...
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