Crusaders Fall To Rams, Garrison Reaches 100th Hit

Box Score (Game 1) Box Score (Game 2) COON RAPIDS, Minn. – The Crusaders defeated Lincoln Christian 4-3 in an elimination game, but watched their bid for an NCCAAII World Series disappear with a 3-0 loss to North Central. Maranatha held a 3-2 lead in the third inning thanks to an RBI single by Joel [Continue Reading…]

Crusaders Defeat Lincoln, Lose to Rams In Regional Openers

Box Score (Game 1) Box Score (Game 2) COON RAPIDS, Minn. – The Crusaders opened the NCCAAII Regional Tournament in Coon Rapids with a 3-2 win against Lincoln followed by a 4-2 loss to North Central. In their first game, junior pitcher Craig Lawson (Independence, Mo.) pitched a complete game and Maranatha overcame a 2-0 [Continue Reading…]

Volleyball Clinches Regional Championship

Box Score The Crusaders delivered a National Championship appearance in an edge of your seat 3-1 victory over #2 seed Lincoln Christian. Set one was a dogfight until two Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, Ill.) blocks led to a 10-7 lead. Another emphatic block by Pam Borchardt (Watertown, Wis.) and Lauren Schulz, (Lake Mills, Wis.) and an [Continue Reading…]

Four goals propel Crusaders to victory

The Women’s soccer team defeated Lincoln Christian 4-0 in a season rematch. Junior forward Karis Rogers (Willmar, Minn.) had three goals and an assist while sophomore forward Linda Edmondson (Malden, Mass.) notched a goal. Katie Foy (Columbia City, Ind.) also had a big day with three assists. The lady Crusaders defeated Lincoln in their second game [Continue Reading…]

Crusaders Sweep Northland in Regionals

Box Score WATERTOWN, Wis. – Maranatha dominated Northland in their first match of the Regional Tournament, winning 3-0. They used strategic hitting and effective defense in jumping out to a 10-4 lead. The defense held time and again, constantly rejecting Northland’s attack en route to a 25-15 win. The second set continued the theme of [Continue Reading…]