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…]

Volleyball Beats #9 seed, Upset by #5 in Championship Quest

Volleyball Beats #9 seed, Upset by #5 in Championship Quest

Match #1 Match #2 KISSIMMEE, FL – The Maranatha volleyball team began the first day of NCCAA DII National Tournament play in demanding fashion, sweeping the #9 seeded Lancaster Bible College Chargers, 3-0. The Sabercats would be upset later in the evening by #5 seeded Ohio Christian University, however, as they would drop their first [Continue Reading…]

Women’s Soccer Shuts Out Ohio Christian

Women’s Soccer Shuts Out Ohio Christian

Box Score CIRCLEVILLE, OH – The Maranatha women’s soccer team grabbed their third shutout of the season, 1-0, courtesy of goalkeeper Michala Marino (Grand Blanc, MI), who robbed the Ohio Christian TrailBlazers with five saves throughout the game to keep Maranatha 2-0 against NCCAA opponents, and improve to 3-6-1 on the season. The play was [Continue Reading…]

Crusaders Defeated By Knights, Trailblazers, At OCU Tournament

Crusaders Defeated By Knights, Trailblazers, At OCU Tournament

Box Score (Ohio Christian) Box Score (Kentucky Christian) CIIRCLEVILLE, OH – The women’s basketball team, playing three games in three days at the Ohio Christian University Tournament, were tested against two top-10 NCCAA DII teams, #1 team, Kentucky Christian, #2 Ohio Christian University, losing 67-37 to OCU on Thursday, and 64-53 on Friday. On Thursday, [Continue Reading…]

Crusaders Fall In Shootout Thriller To OCU

Crusaders Fall In Shootout Thriller To OCU

Box Score KISSIMMEE, FL – The Maranatha women’s soccer team proved to be the better team during regulation on Saturday, in the NCCAA DII National Tournament fifth place game, but the #5 Ohio Christian TrailBlazers came away with the win in a 2-1 shootout thriller. From the opening kickoff, Maranatha maintained the possession, and it [Continue Reading…]

Volleyball Wraps Up Classic, Sweeps Grace, OCU

Volleyball Wraps Up Classic, Sweeps Grace, OCU

Box Score (Grace) Box Score (Ohio Christian) GRAND RAPIDS, MI – A day after defeating the Emmaus Eagles on Friday, senior Laci Peterson and the Crusaders blitzed opponents, Grace Bible and Ohio Christian on Saturday with 3-0 wins apiece, at the Grace Bible College Classic in Grand Rapids, MI. The 6-0 middle blocker out of [Continue Reading…]

Hinsenkamp’s Heroics Delivers Double-OT Win

Hinsenkamp’s Heroics Delivers Double-OT Win

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – The women’s soccer team fell behind early, tied the game and finally delivered a double-overtime thriller at the feet of freshman forward Emily Hinsenkamp (Harrison TWP, MI), vaulting the team to a 6-5 record over the Ohio Christian Trailblazers on a sunny Friday afternoon. Ohio Christian, with the wind at [Continue Reading…]