Sabercats Dispatch Pioneers, Introduce Mascot

Sabercats Dispatch Pioneers, Introduce Mascot

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University volleyball team improved to 18-5 with a 3-0 sweep over rival, Northland International University, amidst a raucous crowd that celebrated the newest member of the athletics family—“B. Snarly.” Snarly, the newly minted official game mascot of the Sabercats, was formally introduced with the Maranatha lineups prior [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Win One For The Ages, Defeat Pioneers

Crusaders Win One For The Ages, Defeat Pioneers

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – From momentum changes, to clutch three’s, to a raucous crowd that shook the building—this one had it all, as the men’s basketball team weaved it’s way past the Northland International Pioneers, to narrowly defeat the visiting team, 75-73, on Friday evening. An estimated crowd of over 700 students, faculty, and [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Bury Pioneers On Three’s, Free Throws

Crusaders Bury Pioneers On Three’s, Free Throws

DUNBAR, WI – An early Maranatha deficit, that turned into Crusader leads upwards of 18 points, to lights-out three-point shooting, and a late surge by the Northland Pioneers, all characterized a thrilling 70-62 Crusader win on Thursday night, as the men’s basketball team won their second in a row. The Crusaders didn’t start out the [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders’ Hot-Shooting Falls Just Shy Against Northland

Crusaders’ Hot-Shooting Falls Just Shy Against Northland

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University men’s basketball team put on a clinic on Saturday against Northland College from Ashland, showing fluid ball-movement, and matching the Lumberjacks’ fast-paced offense, but yielding in the end, 72-67. Both teams took their time in the opening minutes of the game, however, the intensity started right [Continue Reading...]

Women’s Basketball Staves Off Northland Rally

Women’s Basketball Staves Off Northland Rally

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – Two days after pulling out an overtime win against Moody Bible Institute, the Maranatha Baptist University women’s basketball team followed a similar storyline, minus the overtime, in another nail-biter, this time a 53-48 win over Northland College, from Ashland, WI. The first half was slow low-scoring, but freshman guard Courtney [Continue Reading...]

Men’s Soccer Lose in Shoot-out Heartbreaker

Men’s Soccer Lose in Shoot-out Heartbreaker

Box Score DUNBAR, WI—The Maranatha men’s soccer team played perhaps their best game of the year Tuesday afternoon against the Pioneers of Northland International University, and yet came up just one goal short in overtime penalty shootouts to end their season in heartbreaking fashion. “We played incredible today,” said Coach Pill after the narrow defeat. [Continue Reading...]

Volleyball Wins Tournament; Peterson, Thompson Named MVP, All-Tournament

Volleyball Wins Tournament; Peterson, Thompson Named MVP, All-Tournament

Box Score (Indiana U. Northwest) Box Score (Grace Bible) Box Score (Northland) CHICAGO, IL – Senior middle blocker Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, IL) and the women’s volleyball team made quick work of three different opponents over Friday and Saturday en route to winning the Moody Invitational Tournament in Chicago, IL, improving to 11-7 on the season. [Continue Reading...]