NACC Recognizes ’12-13 Scholar-Athletes

NACC Recognizes ’12-13 Scholar-Athletes

The Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) recently honored over 1,200 students as scholar athletes for the 2012-13 academic school year. Maranatha put forth 60 individuals who received the minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.25 required for the award, and marks the third time Crusader athletes have hit the 60-person mark since joining the conference [Continue Reading…]

DeLozier Earns NAC Woman of the Year

DeLozier Earns NAC Woman of the Year

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Maranatha athlete Torey DeLozier was recently selected by the Senior Woman Administrators’ Standing Committee of the Northern Athletic Conference as Woman of the Year for 2012-13 academic year. For DeLozier, this is the first time earning the prestigious award, and now represents the conference in the NCAA Woman of the Year selection [Continue Reading…]

Peotter Grabs NAC Second-Team Honors

Peotter Grabs NAC Second-Team Honors

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Maranatha softball player, Autumn Peotter, was recently selected to the Northern Athletics Conference (NAC) Second Team All-Conference for the third-straight year. Peotter has made the Second Team since 2010, with her freshman year the only exception. The senior left fielder had a .333 batting average on 32 hits, four RBI’s and four [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…]

Morrison, Crusaders Earn NAC Awards

Morrison, Crusaders Earn NAC Awards

WATERTOWN, Wis. – A season of firsts marked the 2012-13 women’s basketball campaign in the Northern Athletics Conference. Head coach Clayton Morrison earned his first Co-Coach of the Year Award, along with Wisconsin Lutheran’s Klay Knueppel, after leading the Crusaders to a 21-6 overall and 13-5 conference record—both team records since joining the NAC in [Continue Reading…]

Crusader Athletes Earn NAC All-Conference Awards

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Eight Crusader athletes were honored recently in the Northern Athletics Conference, with All-Conference Recognition for cross country, men’s, and women’s soccer, and volleyball. In cross country, William O’Malley (Rockford, Ill.) was named to the All-Northern Athletics Conference Cross Country Team after recording the fifth-fastest time at 26:53.8. On the women’s side, Lauren [Continue Reading…]

Maranatha Earns Women’s Sportsmanship Award

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Maranatha and Wisconsin Lutheran were both awarded the NAC Sportsmanship Awards, with Wisconsin Lutheran earning the men’s award and Maranatha the women’s award. Maranatha has won the women’s award for five consecutive years, out of eight total Sportsmanship Awards between the men’s and women’s teams. The men’s team last won the award [Continue Reading…]

Peotter, Prusak Headline NAC Awards

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Juniors Autumn Peotter (Waupaca, Wis.) and Susie Prusak (Leesburg, Va.) were recently awarded for their contributions in the 2012 softball season. Peotter was named to the Second Team All-Northern Athletics Conference squad and Prusak to the All-Sportsmanship Team. Peotter led the NAC with 37 stolen bases. The junior outfielder also led her [Continue Reading…]

Football players honored with NAC Awards

The 2011 football team bolted out of the gate 2-0, and finished with three wins in a dramatic improvement from 2010. A number of Crusaders are the reason for that success and were honored with NAC All-Conference Awards. Junior linebacker Ethan Lane (Atlanta, Ga.) tied with Ben Lockton from Benedictine for Co-Defensive Players of the Year. Lane was [Continue Reading…]