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…]

The NCCAA Announces New DII Regional Alignment

The NCCAA Announces New DII Regional Alignment

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The National Christian Colleges Athletics Association (NCCAA) has announced a new regional alignment, which will be effective for the 2016 fall sports seasons. The Sabercats will transition from the Midwest Region – in which they won 53 regional titles – to the newly-named North Region, which is a partial combination of the Midwest [Continue Reading…]

Twenty-Two Sabercats Named NCCAA Scholar-Athletes

Twenty-Two Sabercats Named NCCAA Scholar-Athletes

WATERTOWN, WI – To earn the status of “NCCAA Scholar-Athlete”, student-athletes must maintain a GPA of 3.40 or higher while classifying as a junior, senior, or graduate student. From the 2015 fall season, the Sabercats boasted twenty-two student-athletes who qualified for the award. These recipients are listed below, along with their field of study. Women’s [Continue Reading…]

Five Sabercats Garner NCCAA Weekly Award

Five Sabercats Garner NCCAA Weekly Award

WATERTOWN, WI- five student-athletes from Maranatha Baptist University were named as NCCAA DII Student-Athletes of the Week on Tuesday. This marked the final time the weekly award would be given to Sabercat athletes for the 2015 fall seasons. Anna Dahl (Women’s Soccer | Woodville, WI) was a dynamic threat for the Sabercats in their runner-up [Continue Reading…]

#1 Sabercats Sweep National Championship

#1 Sabercats Sweep National Championship

KISSIMMEE, FL – the Sabercats’ performance at the 2015 NCCAA DII National Championships leaves one at a loss for superlatives. Six matches had stood in the Sabercats way, and the #1-ranked team from MBU needed only three sets per match, boasting a perfect 3-0 scoreline in every last one. After victories over Dallas, Ozark, Toccoa, [Continue Reading…]