Peterson Reaches 1,000 In Pounding Of #2 OCU

Peterson Reaches 1,000 In Pounding Of #2 OCU

Box Score JOPLIN, MO – The women’s basketball team came out with one mission—to prove to everyone that the 2013 defending National Champions still had it in them, easily dispatching #2 Ohio Christian University, 77-51, on Thursday evening, in the NCCAA DII National Tournament, in Joplin, MO. The pace was slow in the opening minutes, [Continue Reading...]

Crusader Seniors Receive AD3I All-Independents Recognition

Crusader Seniors Receive AD3I All-Independents Recognition

WATERTOWN, WI – The women’s basketball team (11-14), had three players represent the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I), which selected their All-Independents Teams recently, as seniors Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, IL), Erin Steuerwald (Whitewater, WI), and Allison Schultz (Chillicothe, IL), were each recognized for their individual achievements, as well as guiding the team to an [Continue Reading...]

Peterson Wins NCCAA Student-Athlete Award

Peterson Wins NCCAA Student-Athlete Award

WATERTOWN, WI – Senior center Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, IL) was named the NCCAA DII Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week, after leading her team to the Midwest Region Tournament Title, this past weekend. Peterson averaged 21 points per game, nine rebounds, while chipping in 4.6 blocks per game, helped lead her team to an upset [Continue Reading...]

NCAA DIII Regional Wrestling Results

NCAA DIII Regional Wrestling Results

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – The wrestling team traveled to Augsburg College on Saturday, and received valuable experience, at the NCAA Division III West Regional, in Minneapolis, MN. Freshman James Warren (Watertown, WI) jumped into the 149 weight-class, and after a loss by fall in his first match to Jacob Long (Concordia-Moorhead), scored two points, in a [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Finish Cinderella Run, Grab 8th Straight Region Title

Crusaders Finish Cinderella Run, Grab 8th Straight Region Title

Box Score DUNBAR, WI – The women’s basketball team capped an improbable Midwest Region Tournament Cinderella run, by defeating #1 Grace Bible, 72-68, in come from behind fashion, to secure the 2014 NCCAA DII Midwest Region Championship on Saturday. Maranatha entered the tournament as the #3 seed, but pulled off impressive wins against the top [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Basketball Garners Region Recognition

Men’s Basketball Garners Region Recognition

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University men’s basketball team capped off a successful 2013-14 season, by receiving NCCAA DII Midwest Region honors for several different players, as well as head coach Keith Salscheider. Salscheider, in his second season, was named the co-coach of the Midwest Region, along with Grace Bible coach, Gary Bailey. Salscheider [Continue Reading...]

NCCAA Midwest Regional Tournaments

NCCAA Midwest Regional Tournaments

WATERTOWN, WI – The men’s and women’s basketball teams open up Midwest Region Tournament play this weekend, with competitions on Thursday, as the men travel to host school, Great Lakes (Lansing, MI), while the women’s team travels north, to Northland International (Dunbar, WI) for a chance at the Region crown. Keith Salscheider, and the men’s [Continue Reading...]