Sabercats Tie, Despite Pummeling Cougars

Sabercats Tie, Despite Pummeling Cougars

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats men’s soccer team played lights out against the Concordia University Chicago Cougars, clicking in all phases of the game, and coming close to scoring on numerous occasions, before settling on a 1-1 well-fought, double-overtime tie on Thursday afternoon. “This was one of the best games [Continue Reading...]

Rogers’ Second Goal Seals Clutch Win

Rogers’ Second Goal Seals Clutch Win

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – Junior forward Tim Rogers (Willmar, MN) powered the Maranatha Baptist University men’s soccer team to its biggest win of the season against Wisconsin Lutheran (5-3), scoring two goals, including the game-winner, and the Sabercats weathered a relentless Warriors team, to win 3-2 win on Tuesday afternoon. “We created a few [Continue Reading...]

Vander Pluym, Wama, Named Student Athletes of the Week

Vander Pluym, Wama, Named Student Athletes of the Week

WATERTOWN, WI – Cross Country sophomore Katie Vander Pluym (Whitewater, WI) received her first NCCAA DII Student Athlete of the Week award, after an impressive opening race, and men’s soccer sophomore Wira Wama (Papua New Guinea) was selected as the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Player of the Week. Vander Pluym posted a 36th [Continue Reading...]

Amateur Experience Strengthens Sabercats Trio

Amateur Experience Strengthens Sabercats Trio

This summer, three Maranatha Baptist University soccer players capitalized on a unique opportunity to take their game to the next level, and reaped the rewards with a more complete skill set. Senior defender Drew DeLozier, senior midfielder Taylor Pill, and sophomore midfielder Wira Wama each played for the Madison 56ers of the National Premier Soccer [Continue Reading...]

Castillo’s Game Winner Nets AD3I Weekly Award

Castillo’s Game Winner Nets AD3I Weekly Award

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University freshman midfielder Isaias Castillo (Queens, N.Y.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents men’s soccer Player of the Week. Castillo capped off his collegiate debut in dramatic fashion, scoring the game-winning goal in Saturday’s competition against Ripon College, in the 38th minute, to give the Sabercats [Continue Reading...]

Sabercat Men’s Soccer Shutout Ripon

Sabercat Men’s Soccer Shutout Ripon

Box Score RIPON, WI—The Maranatha men’s soccer team earned their first victory of the season Saturday afternoon, defeating the Red Hawks of Ripon College 1-0. “We rebounded very well after our disappointing loss to Central,” stated Coach Pill after the match. “We were sharp both physically and mentally, and it was obvious that our fitness [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Soccer Lose Tight Season Opener

Men’s Soccer Lose Tight Season Opener

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI—The Maranatha Baptist University men’s soccer team lost their first regular season game and home opener to the Dutch of Central College on Friday afternoon, to the tune of 1-0. “Despite the result, I am really encouraged by how our guys played today,” stated Coach Pill after the match. “Central is a [Continue Reading...]

Alumni Day Recap

Alumni Day Recap

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University’s annual Alumni Games featured wins by each University team against their familiar counterparts, the alumni, on Saturday afternoon. The women’s soccer team achieved a 2-0 lead in the first period courtesy of Anna Dahl, a freshman forward out of Woodville, Wisconsin, who scored both goals. The Alumni’s Alysha (Morris) [Continue Reading...]

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...]