Sabercat Fall Schedules Released

Sabercat Fall Schedules Released

WATERTOWN, Wis — The schedules for the Sabercats’ 2015 seasons have been released, bringing a forward look for the Sabercats as the teams look to improve on their respective 2014 campaigns. Those campaigns included impressive National Championship runs (which earned MBU its second NCCAA Presidential Award); stellar NCAA DIII and NCCAA DII competition, and other memorable moments. [Continue Reading…]

MBU Receives Second Consecutive NCCAA Presidential Award

MBU Receives Second Consecutive NCCAA Presidential Award

Watertown, Wis- Maranatha Baptist University’s stalwart performances at the 2014-15 NCCAA National Tournaments earned the Sabercats their second consecutive NCCAA Presidential Award for Excellence in Division II. The Presidential Award is awarded to the top-performing institution from the National Tournaments, with points awarded as follows: 1st Place- 12 points       5th Place- 5 points 2nd Place- 9 [Continue Reading…]

Volleyball AD3I/NCCAA Postseason Awards

Volleyball AD3I/NCCAA Postseason Awards

WATERTOWN, WI – The following recipients from the Maranatha Baptist University volleyball team have been honored by the AD3I and NCCAA for the 2014 season. Sophomore opposite hitter Alison Renz (Lake Mills, WI) was named the AD3I Co-Player of the Year, and an All-Independents First Team selection, while also achieving NCCAA 1st Team All-American status, [Continue Reading…]

Title Run Ends for #1 Sabercats Volleyball Team

Title Run Ends for #1 Sabercats Volleyball Team

Match #3 Match #4 (coming soon) KISSIMMEE, FL—The Maranatha volleyball team was knocked out of the NCCAA National Tournament Friday afternoon, defeating Pensacola Christian College 3-1 in match one, but then falling in the 5th set to Ozark Christian College in match two, 2-3. In the first game, the Sabercats came out with a renewed [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…]

MBU postseason wrap-up

MBU postseason wrap-up

See who’s in and where everyone’s going. Maranatha Baptist University is pleased to send five of its fall sports teams to the NCCAA Division II National Championships. Three of these teams will compete in Kissimmee, Florida, on November 12-15, with both Cross-Country teams competing in Houghton, New York. The Women’s Volleyball team captured the Regional Championship [Continue Reading…]

Record-Breaking Five MBU Teams Head to Nationals

Record-Breaking Five MBU Teams Head to Nationals

WATERTOWN, WI – For the first time in Maranatha’s history, the Sabercats will be sending five different teams to the NCCAA National Tournaments, with appearances from men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball, and men’s and women’s cross country. The last time Maranatha had at least four teams advance was in 2008, when men’s and women’s soccer, [Continue Reading…]

Volleyball Returns to Nationals with Sweep Through Region

Volleyball Returns to Nationals with Sweep Through Region

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha’s volleyball team made it look easy in securing their fifth-straight appearance in the NCCAA National Tournament, with a pair of 3-0 sweeps over Grace Bible, and then Moody Bible in the Midwest Region Championship match. The Sabercats ousted Grace in three games, behind the hitting of sophomore opposite hitter Alison Renz [Continue Reading…]