The Ohio Northern women's soccer team was ranked No. 8 in the final United Soccer Coaches Poll released this week.
Northern, which finished with a record of 20-2-2 overall, jumped from No. 14 to No. 8 after making a run to the Elite 8 round of the 2017 NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Tournament.
The Polar Bears made the largest leap in the poll after jumping six spots.
ONU made its deepest run in the NCAA Tournament in school history under the guidance of 14th-year head coach Mark Batman.