MBU Scholar Athletes Announced

MBU Scholar Athletes Announced

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Athletics Department has released the 2013-14 MBU Scholar Athlete’s List, recognizing 44 athletes in 11 different sports, the most since the 2011-12 academic year. Athletes must maintain at least a 3.5 GPA in both the fall and spring semesters while lettering in one intercollegiate sport. This criterion exceeds [Continue Reading...]

MBU, Pill Honored at NCCAA Banquet

MBU, Pill Honored at NCCAA Banquet

WATERTOWN, WI – Each year, the NCCAA hosts an Annual Convention for member institutions to provide education and encouragement in its mission and schools, while giving recognition at the Hall of Fame Banquet, sponsored by SCORE International, on Friday, May 31. Maranatha Baptist University was recognized as the 2013-14 Sports Ministry, and Presidential Awards recipients, [Continue Reading...]

Boogher Among MBU Softball Players Honored by AD3I

Boogher Among MBU Softball Players Honored by AD3I

WATERTOWN, WI – Sophomore shortstop Emily Boogher was named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Co-Player of the Year, while making the All-Independents First Team, and teammates; Emily Thompson (outfield), Rosa Lewis (pitcher) and Amy Dineen (utility) received Second Team honors. Boogher hit an Association-best .566, recording a home run with 17 runs batted [Continue Reading...]

MBU Baseball Players Achieve AD3I All-Independent Status

MBU Baseball Players Achieve AD3I All-Independent Status

WATERTOWN, WI – The Association of Division III Independents recently released the 2014 All-Independents Teams, selecting four Maranatha Baptist University baseball players to the All-Independents Second Team. Sophomore shortstop Tim Rogers posted a .290 batting average and finished third on the team in RBI’s (9), and second in hits (20). Rogers started every game he [Continue Reading...]

Maranatha Recipients of Prestigious NCCAA Presidential Award

Maranatha Recipients of Prestigious NCCAA Presidential Award

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats have been awarded the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence, given by the NCCAA to one Division I, and one Division II member for their placement in the National Championships. Twelve points are given to first place winners, and the lowest point total, eighth place, receives eight points. [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...]