Volleyball Goes 1-3 at Oshkosh Pizza Hut Classic

Volleyball Goes 1-3 at Oshkosh Pizza Hut Classic

OSHKOSH, WI – The volleyball team finished with a thrilling five-set win over Lawrence University on Friday night that pushed the Sabercats record to 10-0, but the team suffered a trio of losses at the hands of St. Scholastica, College of St. Benedict and Concordia University Wisconsin, on Saturday, at the UW-Oshkosh Pizza Hut Classic. [Continue Reading...]

Sabercats Roll, Raiders Latest Victim in Win Streak

Sabercats Roll, Raiders Latest Victim in Win Streak

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – Another day, another opponent. Such has become the storyline for the Maranatha volleyball team, who in their home opener, on a newly minted Sabercats court, swept yet another opponent on Thursday evening—MSOE, for a tidy 9-0 record this season, which includes a spotless 27-0 record in sets won. The Raiders [Continue Reading...]

Sabercats Volleyball Remains Perfect, Sweeps Four

Sabercats Volleyball Remains Perfect, Sweeps Four

Rockford Finlandia Concordia Chicago Mount Mary ASHLAND, WI – The Sabercats volleyball team continued their impressive start to the season by sweeping yet another group of opponents; Rockford University, Finlandia University, Concordia University and Mount Mary University at the Northland College Quad, in Ashland, Wisconsin. Maranatha improved to 8-0 to start the 2014 campaign, under [Continue Reading...]

Renz Named NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week

Renz Named NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha Baptist University sophomore volleyball player Alison Renz (Lake Mills, WI) has been named the NCCAA Student-Athlete of the Week, after leading her team to the Spikefest Tournament title, hosted by Faith Baptist Bible College. Maranatha didn’t lose a set, sweeping four teams, including Manhattan Christian in the Championship game. Renz was [Continue Reading...]

Volleyball Wins Spikefest Title To Open Sabercats Era

Volleyball Wins Spikefest Title To Open Sabercats Era

Ankeny, IA — The inaugural season for the Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats opened up with a pair of wins from the volleyball team, who breezed through AIB College of Business, and Faith Baptist Bible College, 3-0 on Friday, at the Spikefest Tournament in Ankeny, Iowa. Maranatha eked out a 25-23 win in set one against [Continue Reading...]

Sabercats Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

Sabercats Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats volleyball team achieved a 3.54 team grade-point average for the 2013-14 school year, and for the second straight-year, joined 675 other schools in winning the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. Teams must earn at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average on a 4.0 [Continue Reading...]

MBU Scholar Athletes Announced

MBU Scholar Athletes Announced

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha Baptist University Athletics Department has released the 2013-14 MBU Scholar Athlete’s List, recognizing 44 athletes in 11 different sports, the most since the 2011-12 academic year. Athletes must maintain at least a 3.5 GPA in both the fall and spring semesters while lettering in one intercollegiate sport. This criterion exceeds [Continue Reading...]

MBU, Pill Honored at NCCAA Banquet

MBU, Pill Honored at NCCAA Banquet

WATERTOWN, WI – Each year, the NCCAA hosts an Annual Convention for member institutions to provide education and encouragement in its mission and schools, while giving recognition at the Hall of Fame Banquet, sponsored by SCORE International, on Friday, May 31. Maranatha Baptist University was recognized as the 2013-14 Sports Ministry, and Presidential Awards recipients, [Continue Reading...]

Ministry As We See It

Ministry As We See It

Meet Isabella, a dazzling, energetic, and feisty nine-year-old with a wild imagination and a love for volleyball, Girl Scouts, and friends. But behind her beautiful smile, there is a medically fragile child who has endured more pain and suffering than most people do in a lifetime. At birth, “Bella” was diagnosed with esophageal atresia, three [Continue Reading...]