Men’s Basketball Fall in OT Thriller

Men’s Basketball Fall in OT Thriller

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI—The Maranatha men’s basketball team battled hard through forty minutes of regulation and five minutes of extra time against the Lakers of Silver Lake College Thursday night, and yet dropped their eighth straight game and fourth at home, 50-56. The Maranatha faithful turned out in droves Thursday evening to support the Crusaders [Continue Reading...]

Women’s Basketball Hold on in OT Thriller

Women’s Basketball Hold on in OT Thriller

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI—The Crusader women’s basketball team mustered up a gutsy performance against the Archers of Moody Bible Institute Thursday night, outlasting the familiar NCCAA opponent through forty minutes of regulation and one overtime period to win to the tune of 55-54. With the victory, Maranatha moves back to .500 in NCCAA play, with [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Basketball lose to Multnomah, then beat Great Lakes in OT at NCCAA Tip-Off

Men’s Basketball lose to Multnomah, then beat Great Lakes in OT at NCCAA Tip-Off

Box Score (Multnomah) Box Score (Great Lakes) GRAND RAPIDS, MI—The Maranatha men’s basketball team notched higher than ninety points in each of their two games over the weekend, and left the 2013 NCCAA Tip-Off Tournament at a 1-1 mark, now 2-5 overall. The Crusaders began their journey Thursday morning, with intentions of lining up against [Continue Reading...]

Women’s Basketball Go 1-1 at FBBC Tournament

Women’s Basketball Go 1-1 at FBBC Tournament

Box Score (Manhattan) Box Score (Faith Baptist) ANKENY, IA—The Maranatha women’s basketball team competed in two games at the FBBC Tournament over the weekend, first losing to Manhattan Christian College 54-63 on Friday, and then defeating Faith Baptist Bible College 57-41 on Saturday. The Crusaders began the action by lining up against the Crusaders of [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Basketball Win One, then Lose in OT in FBBC Tournament

Men’s Basketball Win One, then Lose in OT in FBBC Tournament

Box Score (Faith Baptist) Box Score (Manhattan) ANKENY, IA—The Maranatha men’s basketball team competed in two very close games over the weekend, first defeating Faith Baptist Bible College 80-78 on Friday evening, but then losing to Manhattan Christian College in overtime on Saturday afternoon, 79-78. The Crusaders first tipped off against the host team at [Continue Reading...]

Women’s Basketball Fall in Season Opener

Women’s Basketball Fall in Season Opener

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI—The Maranatha women’s basketball team dropped their first home and regular season game of the 2013-14 season, losing to the Rams of North Central University 54-67. The Rams used a stifling full court press and good, low-post offense to initiate a second half outburst that would prove too much for the Crusaders [Continue Reading...]

2013-14 Wrestling Preview

2013-14 Wrestling Preview

As the 2013-14 college wrestling team approaches another season, Coach Peterson is looking forward to increased numbers and solid returning leadership. “The culture of guys who just want to get out on the mat is getting much stronger here at MBBC,” remarks Peterson. “We have a lot of unknowns entering this season (injuries, strengths of [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Basketball Drops First Two in NW Tourney

Men’s Basketball Drops First Two in NW Tourney

Box Score (Northwestern) Box Score (North Central) ST. PAUL, MN—The Crusader men’s basketball team began their 2013-14 regular season by participating in two games at the Northwestern tournament on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15-16. Maranatha first took the court on Friday evening, lining up against the University of Northwestern. The Eagles of Northwestern are always [Continue Reading...]