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...]

2013 Cross-Country Preview

2013 Cross-Country Preview

The 2013 Maranatha cross-country team welcomes two new, joint head coaches to their team this year, Paul Zdroik (husband of MBBC trainer, Sarah Zdroik) and Ruth Steinbart (MBBC Athletic Administrative Assistant). Says Coach Ruth Steinbart of this year’s team, “We have 18 runners currently on this year’s team. An even mix of nine guys and [Continue Reading...]

Women’s Cross Country Takes 3rd At Ripon

Women’s Cross Country Takes 3rd At Ripon

Women’s Results Men’s Results RIPON, WI – The women’s team excelled at the Ripon Invitational on Saturday, placing third out of seven teams, while the men’s team took fifth place. The ladies totaled 100 points, behind only UW-Oshkosh (58) in 2nd place, and Ripon (39) in 1st place. Maranatha was led by sophomore Margo Watson [Continue Reading...]

Cross Country Takes On Falcons At CUW Open

Cross Country Takes On Falcons At CUW Open

MEQUON, WI – Maranatha’s cross country team took to the grass on Saturday, with a season-opening dual against Concordia University Wisconsin and a fifth place individual finish from sophomore Margo Watson (Atlanta, Ga.). Watson, in her first meet as a Crusader, posted the fifth-best time, 12:41 in the two-mile race, five seconds off the first-place [Continue Reading...]

2012 Season Review: Cross Country

2012 Season Review: Cross Country

The 2012 cross country team had perhaps its best season in recent memory, setting multiple individual records throughout the season. The men’s team capped its season with a second place finish at the NCCAAII National Tournament in Kissimmee, Fla., while the ladies took fifth place. William O’Malley, and Lauren Stephens finished second and seventh respectively in [Continue Reading...]

Cross Country Men Take 2nd, Women, 5th

Men’s Results Women’s Results CEDARVILLE, Ohio – The Cross Country team finished strong at the 2012 NCCAA Nationals, as the men’s team took second place and the women’s team took fifth in Division II. Individually, the women’s team had all but one runner set personal records on the final race of the season. Senior Lauren [Continue Reading...]