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...]

Cross Country Men Finish 3rd, Women’s 4th in DII

Cross Country Men Finish 3rd, Women’s 4th in DII

Men’s Results Women’s Results CEDARVILLE, OHIO – The men’s and women’s cross country teams put a strong exclamation point to their season, finishing third and fourth respectively in Division II, at the NCCAA Nationals, hosted by Cedarville University, in Cedarville, Ohio. The women’s team finished just behind Toccoa Falls (3rd Place), with 112 points, and [Continue Reading...]

Watson, Kluver, Lead Crusaders At WI Private College Championships

Watson, Kluver, Lead Crusaders At WI Private College Championships

Men’s Results Women’s Results MEQUON, WI – Maranatha’s Michael Kluver (Sauk Centre, MN) and Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA) helped guide both the men’s and women’s cross country teams to 10th place finishes at the Wisconsin Private College Championships, hosted by Concordia University Wisconsin, with a 62nd and 31st place respectively. Kluver, who finished with a [Continue Reading...]

Cross Country Men Take 11th, Women’s Places 13th

Cross Country Men Take 11th, Women’s Places 13th

SOUTH BEND, IN – The cross country team traveled to South Bend, Indiana, to take on host institution Bethel College, Moody Bible Institute, and Judson University, among other institutions, at the Bethel College Invitational on Friday. The women’s team took 13th place with 395 team points and an average time of 24:05.2 in the 5,000 [Continue Reading...]

Watson Earns Second Student-Athlete Award

Watson Earns Second Student-Athlete Award

WATERTOWN, WI – Sophomore runner Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA) was once again named the NCCAAII Student-Athlete of the Week, for her race this past Saturday at the Wisconsin Lutheran College Warrior Invitational. This marks the second week in a row the sophomore out of Atlanta, GA has earned the award, after posting a time of [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Keep Pace At Warrior Invitational

Crusaders Keep Pace At Warrior Invitational

Men’s Results Women’s Results MILWAUKEE, WI – The Maranatha Crusader cross country team resumed action against 28 other teams at the Wisconsin Lutheran College Invitational, held on Saturday afternoon. The women’s team once again received strong performances from sophomore runner Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA), and Kimberly Richerson (Elmwood, IL), who had a 26:39.1, and 28:36.8 [Continue Reading...]

Watson, Wama Receive Student-Athlete, Player Of The Week Awards

Watson, Wama Receive Student-Athlete, Player Of The Week Awards

WATERTOWN, WI – Freshman Wira Wama has been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) men’s soccer Player of the Week, as well as the NCCAAII Student-Athlete of the Week while sophomore Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA) was recognized by the NCCAAII as the cross country Student-Athlete of the Week. Watson, a sophomore, posted the [Continue Reading...]

Watson Leads Crusaders With 38th Overall Finish At Dupage Invitational

Watson Leads Crusaders With 38th Overall Finish At Dupage Invitational

WARRENVILLE, IL – Maranatha’s men’s and women’s cross country teams participated in the College of Dupage Invitational on Friday, highlighted by a top-40 finish from sophomore runner Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA) spanning the NCAA Divisions I, II and III, the NJCAA and NAIA. Overall, there were 167 total female runners, and Watson came in 38th [Continue Reading...]

Watson takes 26th at Falcon Invite

Watson takes 26th at Falcon Invite

Women’s Results Men’s Results September 16, 2013 MEQUON, WI – Sophomore runner Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA) led the way for the Crusaders this past weekend, finishing 26th overall with a time of 25:08 in the 6,000 meter race. Finishing second for the Maranatha women’s team was sophomore runner Kimberly Richerson (Elmwood, IL.) with a time [Continue Reading...]