2016 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Season Preview

2016 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Season Preview

WATERTOWN, Wis. – The Men’s and Women’s Cross Country teams return to the courses with constant improvement in their sights for the 2016 season. “I’m excited for the coming season,” stated head coach Ruth Steinbart. “We have a good group of runners coming back along with several new runners that have considerable cross country experience.” [Continue Reading…]

2016 Sabercats Cross Country Schedules Released

2016 Sabercats Cross Country Schedules Released

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Both the Men’s and the women’s Cross Country Teams have released their schedules for the upcoming 2016-17 season. The two teams will look to build off of impressive 2015 campaigns, where the Men’s team successfully defended their NCCAA DII national title while the Women’s team brought home third place. In the 2016 [Continue Reading…]

Twenty-Two Sabercats Named NCCAA Scholar-Athletes

Twenty-Two Sabercats Named NCCAA Scholar-Athletes

WATERTOWN, WI – To earn the status of “NCCAA Scholar-Athlete”, student-athletes must maintain a GPA of 3.40 or higher while classifying as a junior, senior, or graduate student. From the 2015 fall season, the Sabercats boasted twenty-two student-athletes who qualified for the award. These recipients are listed below, along with their field of study. Women’s [Continue Reading…]

2015 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Season Review

2015 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Season Review

Men’s Team Page | Women’s Team Page | Schedule | Facebook Summary In recent program history, both the Men’s and the Women’s Sabercat Cross Country teams have earned high rankings in the NCCAA DII. The 2015 season was no exception to this trend, as the Women’s Team finished 3rd in the NCCAA DII, and the Men’s [Continue Reading…]

Women’s Places 3rd; Men’s Cross Country Defends National Title

Women’s Places 3rd; Men’s Cross Country Defends National Title

HOUGHTON, NY – in pleasantly brisk running conditions, the Sabercats – who boasted a maximum seven-runner squad from both Cross Country teams – faced the best runners in the NCCAA DII in the NCCAA National Cross Country Championships hosted by Houghton College. After multiple PR’s, the Sabercats almost repeated the results from the year prior: [Continue Reading…]

Wagner Receives DII Wheeler Cross Country Award

(Courtesy of the NCCAA) HOUGHTON, NY – The 2015 NCCAA Division I and II Cross Country Championship weekend got off to a great start with the annual championship banquest at the Kerr-Pegula Field House on the campus of Houghton Colleg on Friday Night. More than 400 competitors were able to fellowship and enjoy a meal [Continue Reading…]

Men’s and Women’s Cross Country NCCAA Nationals Preview

Men’s Cross Country and Women’s Cross Country (Photos | Meet Recaps) Regular-season Recap Both Cross Country teams have had progressing seasons thus far in 2015, and will look to add the finishing touches on promising campaigns. After a tune-up at Viterbo University’s Twilight Hokum Karem, the teams began competing at normally-formatted events at Beloit’s Olde [Continue Reading…]

Five Sabercat Athletes Tabbed Weekly Winners

Five Sabercat Athletes Tabbed Weekly Winners

GREENVILLE, SC – Five student-athletes from the Sabercats of Maranatha Baptist University were named NCCAA Division II Student-Athletes of the Week on Tuesday, 10/20. This quintet marks the second time this season that a fivesome of Sabercat athletes have garnered the weekly award. Recipients were as follows. Olivia Doerstling (#1 Women’s Soccer) – Doerstling has consistently [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Improve Placement at Private College Championships

Sabercats Improve Placement at Private College Championships

Results MILWAUKEE, WI – Both Sabercats Cross Country teams saw an improvement in their overall placements at the Wisconsin Private College Championships hosted by Alverno College, as the Men’s team finished 7th out of 11 teams, and the Women’s team finished 10th out of 15. Caleb Wagner (Sandusy, MI) led the way for the Men’s [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Face Stiff Competition at Bethel Invite

Sabercats Face Stiff Competition at Bethel Invite

Results SOUTH BEND, IN – The Sabercats faced tough NCCAA DI and NAIA schools alike at the ever-competitive Bethel College Invitational. Coming off of strong showing at the WLC/Warrior Invitational, the Sabercats continue their trend of personal records in competitive fields. Caleb Wagner (Sandusky, MI) highlighted the Men’s team with a team-high 83rd-place finish, while [Continue Reading…]