Renz Named NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week

Renz Named NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University sophomore volleyball player Alison Renz (Lake Mills, WI) has been named the NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week, after leading her team to the Spikefest Tournament title, hosted by Faith Baptist Bible College. Maranatha didn’t lose a set, sweeping four teams, including Manhattan Christian in the Championship game. Renz was [Continue Reading...]

Alumni Day Recap

Alumni Day Recap

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University’s annual Alumni Games featured wins by each University team against their familiar counterparts, the alumni, on Saturday afternoon. The women’s soccer team achieved a 2-0 lead in the first period courtesy of Anna Dahl, a freshman forward out of Woodville, Wisconsin, who scored both goals. The Alumni’s Alysha (Morris) [Continue Reading...]

Volleyball Wins Spikefest Title To Open Sabercats Era

Volleyball Wins Spikefest Title To Open Sabercats Era

Ankeny, IA — The inaugural season for the Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats opened up with a pair of wins from the volleyball team, who breezed through AIB College of Business, and Faith Baptist Bible College, 3-0 on Friday, at the Spikefest Tournament in Ankeny, Iowa. Maranatha eked out a 25-23 win in set one against [Continue Reading...]

Sabercats Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

Sabercats Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats volleyball team achieved a 3.54 team grade-point average for the 2013-14 school year, and for the second straight-year, joined 675 other schools in winning the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. Teams must earn at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 [Continue Reading...]

Kennon Receives Preseason All-American Status, To Play in Bowl Game

Kennon Receives Preseason All-American Status, To Play in Bowl Game

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University football player Ethan Kennon dominated the gridiron in 2013, and was richly rewarded with a selection to the USA College Football Division III Preseason All-American Team, earning a spot on the First Team Defense, along with 80 other Division III individuals across the nation. The award represents outstanding student-athletes [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Fall Prey To Hawk’s Steady Attack

Crusaders Fall Prey To Hawk’s Steady Attack

Box Score CHICAGO, IL – The Scarlet Hawks of Illinois Institute of Technology improved to 3-0 against Maranatha’s baseball squad on Friday afternoon, spreading out 11 runs over nine innings, in an 11-1 victory. The Hawks led 6-0 entering the sixth inning, and held Maranatha to two hits in that span, while scoring two runs [Continue Reading...]

Football Enters Sabercats Era with Spate at Helm

Football Enters Sabercats Era with Spate at Helm

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Athletics Department recently announced the hiring of Nathan Spate, a 1998 graduate of Maranatha, as head coach of the football team. “We are excited about the wealth of experience Nate brings to our coaching staff and football program,” Athletic Director Rob Thompson stated. “As an alumnus, Nate understands [Continue Reading...]