ADA, Ohio — The No. 5-ranked Ohio Northern women’s basketball team saw its historical season come to an end on Saturday evening at the ONU Sports Center in the Elite 8 round the of the 2017 Women’s NCAA Div. III Basketball Tournament with a 76-66 loss to Christopher Newport (Va.).
The Polar Bears end the season at 30-1 overall.
Four players scored in double figures for ONU, including Graham High School graduate Lindsey Black, who tallied 11 points.
“I’m really proud of my team and how we fought tonight,” said ONU head coach Michele Durand. “We fought to the end and didn’t give up. We had a great season and these girls have nothing to be ashamed of.”