37 Sabercats Earn AD3I All-Academic Status

37 Sabercats Earn AD3I All-Academic Status

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Thirty-seven student-athletes from Maranatha Baptist University were named to the 2015-16 All-Academic Team from the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) this week. The 37-athlete tally was the second-highest of the competing institutions in the AD3I, and nearly matched MBU’s 41-athlete total from 2014-15. To earn the status of AD3I All-Academic, student-athletes [Continue Reading…]

96 Sabercats Garner Institutional Academic Listing

96 Sabercats Garner Institutional Academic Listing

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Just under 100 Student-Athletes were named to the President’s List or the Dean’s List at Maranatha Baptist University during the 2015-16 sports seasons. To qualify for each list, students must meet rigorous academic standards set by the Institution. 57% of all Sabercat student-athletes were named to one of the two lists. “It [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats, Anderson Garner NCCAA Recognition at 2016 Convention

Sabercats, Anderson Garner NCCAA Recognition at 2016 Convention

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – At the annual NCCAA convention, the NCCAA recognized Daniel Anderson as the 2016  Male Game Plan 4 LIFE Character Award recipient while recognizing Maranatha Baptist University as the 2016 recipient of the NCCAA Presidential Award for Excellence. Anderson (pictured right with 2016 female recipient Tera Weyer) is the third Sabercat to receive the [Continue Reading…]

Six Sabercats Highlight 2016 AD3I All-Independent Teams

Six Sabercats Highlight 2016 AD3I All-Independent Teams

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – From the 2016 spring sports seasons, three players from the Sabercats’ Baseball and Softball teams were named to the first team AD3I All-Independents. The six selections bring the Sabercats’ season total to 19 for all sports combined, the most selections since MBU joined the AD3I in 2013. Elijah May (Rudyard, Mich.) Earned [Continue Reading…]

Softball Creates Chances, Ends Season with Losses to MMU

Softball Creates Chances, Ends Season with Losses to MMU

(Photo credit: Bridger Buchi for MBU Communications) WATERTOWN, Wis. – A season filled with high hopes, highlights, and improvements came to a disappointing end under the lights for the 2016 Sabercats, who saw another doubleheader slip away to the Blue Angels of Mount Mary University to the tune of 1-11 and 3-7. The Basics  Final Scores [Continue Reading…]

Softball to Conclude Season with Home Double

Softball to Conclude Season with Home Double

WATERTOWN, Wis. – The Sabercats’ Softball team will have one final play date for the 2016 season, as an early-season rainout in Milwaukee against the Blue Angels of Mount Mary University was rescheduled for Tuesday, May 3rd at 5:00 PM at Brandt-Quirk Park in Watertown. The doubleheader will be the third meeting between the two [Continue Reading…]

4/29 Softball Games at Judson Cancelled

4/29 Softball Games at Judson Cancelled

ELGIN, Ill. – Due to unplayable field conditions and an ensuing schedule change to accommodate conference requirements, the doubleheader between the Sabercats and the Eagles of Judson University scheduled for April 29th has been cancelled. As the schedule stands right now, today’s (4/28) doubleheader at Wisconsin Lutheran College would mark the final game of the [Continue Reading…]