The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union released their first Iowa High School Softball rankings of the 2016 season.

Although several schools have already jumped into the 2016 season, the list is heavily based on the 2015 season.

Class 1A
School
2015 Record
1
Akron-Westfield
28-5
2
River Valley
27-9
3
Newell-Fonda
30-14
4
Kee
29-10
5
Lawton-Bronson
27-12
6
Marquette Catholic
31-7
7
Calamus-Wheatland
20-13
8
New London
32-3
9
AGWSR
29-8
10
Charter Oak-Ute
27-11
11
Central City
27-10
12
Don Bosco
33-8
13
Glidden-Ralston
24-7
14
North Butler
18-8
15
Murray
27-5
 
Class 2A
School
2015 Record
1
Iowa City Regina
26-14
2
Durant
29-9
3
Interstate-35
25-10
4
Logan-Magnolia
35-4
5
North Union
34-11
6
Pella Christian
22-10
7
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont
30-7
8
Central Springs
28-7
9
Columbus Catholic
29-6
10
IKM-Manning
26-10
11
Van Meter
19-14
12
Denver
14-11
13
BCLUW
20-9
14
Wapello
24-7
15
Missouri Valley
23-7
 
Class 3A 
School
2015 Record
1
Benton
42-4
2
Solon
42-3
3
Davenport Assumption
31-6
4
Clarke
21-19
5
Center Point-Urbana
30-15
6
Cascade
24-11
7
Spirit Lake
31-7
8
Mount Vernon
31-10
9
Crestwood
25-5
10
Iowa Falls-Alden
17-13
11
Northeast
33-6
12
Sergeant Bluff-Luton
22-15
13
CMB
20-15
14
Humboldt
20-11
15
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley
32-5
 
Class 4A 
1
Dallas Center-Grimes
29-13
2
Winterset
32-12
3
ADM
32-5
4
Carlisle
30-6
5
Pella
22-15
6
Fairfield
31-11
7
Oskaloosa
26-7
8
Norwalk
28-10
9
Keokuk
22-15
10
Mount Pleasant
21-21
11
North Scott
27-12
12
Boone
26-13
13
Waverly-Shell Rock
34-8
14
Creston
30-7
15
Marion
22-15
 
Class 5A
School
2015 Record
1
Waukee
36-8
2
Johnston
35-5
3
Iowa City West
34-6
4
Cedar Rapids Kennedy
28-13
5
Cedar Rapids Jefferson
36-9
6
Bettendorf
22-23
7
West Des Moines Valley
37-7
8
Pleasant Valley
30-6
9
Cedar Rapids Prairie
27-12
10
Davenport West
18-20
11
Dowling Catholic
25-14
12
Urbandale
26-19
13
Ankeny
22-23
14
Southeast Polk
19-19
15
Sioux City East
21-13