Men’s Basketball Win One, then Lose in OT in FBBC Tournament

Men’s Basketball Win One, then Lose in OT in FBBC Tournament

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…]

Men’s Basketball Drops First Two in NW Tourney

Men’s Basketball Drops First Two in NW Tourney

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…]

2013-14 Men’s Basketball Preview

2013-14 Men’s Basketball Preview

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…]

Maranatha Men, Women Collect NAC Sportsmanship Awards

Maranatha Men, Women Collect NAC Sportsmanship Awards

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…]

Borchardt, McGivern Highlight Awards

Borchardt, McGivern Highlight Awards

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…]

Saders Deny Great Lakes Rally, Face NIU Next

Saders Deny Great Lakes Rally, Face NIU Next

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…]