Box Score (Faith Baptist) Box Score (Manhattan) ANKENY, IA—The Maranatha men’s basketball team competed in two very close games over the weekend, first defeating Faith Baptist Bible College 80-78 on Friday evening, but then losing to Manhattan Christian College in overtime on Saturday afternoon, 79-78. The Crusaders first tipped off against the host team at [Continue Reading…]
Box Score (Northwestern) Box Score (North Central) ST. PAUL, MN—The Crusader men’s basketball team began their 2013-14 regular season by participating in two games at the Northwestern tournament on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15-16. Maranatha first took the court on Friday evening, lining up against the University of Northwestern. The Eagles of Northwestern are always [Continue Reading…]
Potential for excitement; this is head coach Keith Salscheider’s mindset for the Maranatha men’s basketball team of 2013-2014. “We’re off to a really good start here in the preseason,” states second year head coach Keith Salscheider. “This year’s team is very young, but we are really excited about some of the guys that have come [Continue Reading…]
WATERTOWN, Wis. – The Maranatha men’s and women’s teams were honored on Tuesday with the Northern Athletic Conference (NAC) All-Sportsmanship Award while also receiving individual recognition for the All-Sportsmanship Team. The 2012-13 season marks the sixth straight year that Maranatha has collected the women’s award, while the men last won in ’09-’10, and have won [Continue Reading…]
This week’s episode wraps up both the men’s and women’s basketball seasons and gives us a preview of the upcoming baseball and softball seasons. Connect with us on Facebook and let us know what you think.
WATERTOWN, Wis. – Seniors Joel Borchardt (Watertown, Wis.), and Matthew McGivern (Milwaukee, Wis.) received Second Team All-Conference and Honorable Mention in the Northern Athletics Conference (NAC), along with All-Region and Honorable Mention in the NCCAAII Midwest Region for the 2012-13 season. Borchardt was named to the Second Team in the NAC for the first time [Continue Reading…]
Box Score GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The men’s basketball run through the Midwest Region Tournament ended on Friday evening, with an 81-64 loss at the hands of #1 Northland International. The game started with a 9-0 run by Maranatha, but the team found itself in a 12-point deficit at halftime and the Pioneers took control [Continue Reading…]
Box Score GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Maranatha needed the final minutes of Thursday’s match against #5 Great Lakes to win 84-80, advancing to the semifinal round of the NCCAAII Midwest Regional Tournament in a rematch against #1 Northland International. Maranatha defeated Great Lakes, 75-73 in overtime at the beginning of the season and now face [Continue Reading…]
DUNBAR, Wis. – In an intense rivalry matchup between Northland and Maranatha, the Pioneers came out on top for a 73-65 NCCAAII Midwest Region win. Both teams started slow for a 9-9 tie, but the tide slowly turned in Northland’s favor, as the Pioneers garnered a 22-14 lead with 6:51 left in the first. The [Continue Reading…]
Maranatha women’s basketball is the primary focus of today’s Insider, as we hear interviews with two of our key players. We also touch on some end-of-season stats for the volleyball team, and give you an update on men’s basketball. If you are receiving this post via email, click here to watch the video.