NCCAA, NSCAA, Release DII Men’s Soccer All-Americans

NCCAA, NSCAA, Release DII Men’s Soccer All-Americans

WATERTOWN, WI – The Sabercats men’s soccer team couldn’t have achieved an NCCAA DII National Championship without four All-Americans, who were recently selected to the NSCAA/Continental Tire NCCAA Men’s Soccer All-American Teams. Sophomore forward Wira Wama made the 1st Team and was named the Most Valuable Offensive Player, and the Most Outstanding Player of the [Continue Reading…]

Nationals Performances Earn Sabercats Trio NCCAA Weekly Honors

Nationals Performances Earn Sabercats Trio NCCAA Weekly Honors

WATERTOWN, WI – Two 1st-place finishes, and two 2nd-place finishes at Nationals were made possible through standout performances from men’s soccer player Wira Wama, and cross country runners; Michael Kluver and Katherine Vander Pluym, landing the Sabercats trio NCCAA Student Athletes of the Week. Wira Wama, a sophomore forward out of Papua New Guinea, scored [Continue Reading…]

Men’s Soccer AD3I/NCCAA Postseason Awards

Men’s Soccer AD3I/NCCAA Postseason Awards

WATERTOWN, WI – The 2014 Maranatha men’s soccer team was recognized by the Association of Division III Independents and the NCCAA for their incredible season with several individual awards. The AD3I awarded both the co-offensive and defensive player of the year honors to Sabercat players, and the NCCAA Midwest All-Region and National All-Tournament team boasted [Continue Reading…]

Men’s Soccer Rally to Win First Ever National Championship

Men’s Soccer Rally to Win First Ever National Championship

Box Score KISSIMMEE, FL—The Maranatha men’s soccer team offered a gutsy and dazzling performance Saturday evening at the NCCAA DII National Championship, out playing Ohio Christian University to earn the first ever men’s soccer national championship in school history. “This game just speaks a lot for the character of the guys on our team,” responded [Continue Reading…]

Miracle Comeback Thrusts Sabercats Into Championship Match

Miracle Comeback Thrusts Sabercats Into Championship Match

Box Score KISSIMMEE, FL – For the past three seasons, Maranatha endured Region crown after Region crown fall Moody’s way, only to see their Midwest Region rival take home the NCCAA Championship banner for the past three seasons. On Thursday evening, that all changed for an eager and hungry group that stood toe to toe [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Halt Pilot’s Rally, Win Nationals Opener

Sabercats Halt Pilot’s Rally, Win Nationals Opener

Box Score KISSIMMEE, FL – The Maranatha Baptist University men’s soccer team opened their 2014 National Championship quest, with a 2-1 win over Providence University College, maintaining their composure despite a late rally, setting up a 7:30 p.m. rematch against Moody Bible Institute on Thursday. Maranatha shot out of the gates with lots of energy, [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Blitz Pilots in 2OT Tie

Sabercats Blitz Pilots in 2OT Tie

Box Score KISSIMMEE, FL – The Maranatha Baptist University women’s soccer team kicked off their 2014 National Championship tournament with a thorough domination of Providence University College, pelting the Pilots for a 31-8 shots advantage, but ending in a 1-1 thrilling double-overtime tie. Maranatha gave up an early first-half goal on a through pass that [Continue Reading…]

MBU postseason wrap-up

MBU postseason wrap-up

See who’s in and where everyone’s going. Maranatha Baptist University is pleased to send five of its fall sports teams to the NCCAA Division II National Championships. Three of these teams will compete in Kissimmee, Florida, on November 12-15, with both Cross-Country teams competing in Houghton, New York. The Women’s Volleyball team captured the Regional Championship [Continue Reading…]

Record-Breaking Five MBU Teams Head to Nationals

Record-Breaking Five MBU Teams Head to Nationals

WATERTOWN, WI – For the first time in Maranatha’s history, the Sabercats will be sending five different teams to the NCCAA National Tournaments, with appearances from men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball, and men’s and women’s cross country. The last time Maranatha had at least four teams advance was in 2008, when men’s and women’s soccer, [Continue Reading…]

Men’s Soccer Succumb to Moody in Regional Final

Men’s Soccer Succumb to Moody in Regional Final

Box Score CHICAGO, ILL.—The Maranatha men’s soccer team competed in the NCCAA Midwest Regional Championship game Saturday afternoon, coming up short 2-1 against the Archers of Moody Bible Institute. “We adapted well to the conditions of the field, played with good passion, and kept our composure throughout a close game that had a lot on [Continue Reading…]