Lions Claim First Doubleheader in Softball Back-to-Back

Lions Claim First Doubleheader in Softball Back-to-Back

Box Score (Game 1) Box Score (Game 2) WATERTOWN, WI—The Maranatha softball team squared off against Finlandia University on Friday for an afternoon doubleheader, the first of a weekend back-to-back series against the Lions from Hancock, Michigan. In a cold, windy climate, the Sabercats dropped both games to the foe from the Upper Peninsula, 12-2 [Continue Reading…]

AD3I Awards Announced for Men’s Basketball

AD3I Awards Announced for Men’s Basketball

WATERTOWN, WI—The Association of Division III Independents has recently released the all-team awards for the 2014-15 men’s basketball season. Selections were chosen by coaches from participating schools, and four Sabercat players received honors, equaling the mark chosen for the 2013-14 season. Sophomore guard Brady Moses (Lodi, WI) was selected to the all-independent first team for [Continue Reading…]

Resilient Red Hawks Snap Sabercats’ Streak

Resilient Red Hawks Snap Sabercats’ Streak

Box Score WATERTOWN, WIS – MBU and IIT met on January 31, when the Sabercats triumphed 72-50 despite 37 points from red-hot IIT Forward Samuel Rarick. This time, the Red Hawks had their revenge, and the Sabercats saw their nine-game winning streak halted as the spirited Red Hawks overcame the Sabercats to win 57-60 on [Continue Reading…]

Men’s Basketball Defeat Lakers Behind Enthusiastic Crowd

Men’s Basketball Defeat Lakers Behind Enthusiastic Crowd

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI—The men’s basketball team fed off of a supportive showing Thursday evening at home, defeating Silver Lake College 69-65 to earn their third home win and ninth on the season. “We really played well tonight,” remarked head coach Keith Salscheider after the game. “Silver Lake plays a very high level of competition [Continue Reading…]

Women’s Basketball Defeated by Tigers

Women’s Basketball Defeated by Tigers

Box Score GRAND RAPIDS, MI—The Maranatha women’s basketball team concluded their season for the 2014 calendar year with a 70-86 hard fought loss against the Grace Bible College Tigers last Friday evening. The Tigers improve to 2-0 against the Sabercats this year, having already defeated Maranatha by the narrow margin of 64-62 at the NCCAA [Continue Reading…]

Ross named AD3I Player of the Week

Ross named AD3I Player of the Week

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University senior forward Stacie Ross (Wyoming, Mich.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week. In two games last week, Ross averaged 20.0 points per game on 61.3 percent shooting from the field, guiding her team to a 1-1 record at the [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Use Second-Half Surge to Notch First Win of Season

Sabercats Use Second-Half Surge to Notch First Win of Season

Box Score GRAND RAPIDS, MI—The Maranatha women’s basketball team used balanced scoring and a second-half rally to earn their first win of the season Saturday afternoon, defeating Kuyper College 61-48 at the NCCAA Tip-Off Tournament. Despite a respectable 45% shooting from the field by the Sabercats in the first twenty minutes of action, it was [Continue Reading…]