Peterson, Vinz, Receive AD3I, NCCAAII Weekly Honors

Peterson, Vinz, Receive AD3I, NCCAAII Weekly Honors

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha student-athletes Natascha Vinz, and Laci Peterson were recently awarded by the AD3I and NCCAAII with student-athlete weekly honors for competitions held during the week of October 28-November 2. Vinz, a freshman forward for the women’s soccer team, was selected as the NCCAA DII Women’s Soccer Student-Athlete of the Week after thrusting [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Fall to Lincoln in Regional Championship

Crusaders Fall to Lincoln in Regional Championship

Box Score CHICAGO, IL – The Lincoln Red Lions tarnished Maranatha’s 10-0 record against the NCCAAII, handing the Crusaders a 3-1 loss in the Midwest Regional Championship match, a day after the Crusaders swept through the Moody Bible Institute Archers in the opening round. Maranatha struggled to contain the trio of Alicia Carson, Abbey Akre [Continue Reading...]

NCAA Honors DeLozier, Woman of the Year Nominees at Banquet

NCAA Honors DeLozier, Woman of the Year Nominees at Banquet

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha alumni and tri-sport athlete, Torey DeLozier, who now serves as the assistant volleyball coach while pursuing graduate work in education at Cedarville University, was recently honored on October 20th by the NCAA for her Top-30 nomination for NCAA Woman of the Year, which covers Divisions I, II and III. The evening [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Win Fourth Straight, Dispatch Lions

Crusaders Win Fourth Straight, Dispatch Lions

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – Playing in their third home game of the season, and winning their fourth straight, the volleyball team powered through yet another opponent, this time, the Finlandia University Lions, who were tamed by scores of 25-11, 25-8 and 25-12 in an effortless three-game sweep on Saturday afternoon. Maranatha spread out 32 [Continue Reading...]

Peterson Named AD3I Women’s Volleyball Player Of The Week

Peterson Named AD3I Women’s Volleyball Player Of The Week

WATERTOWN, WI – Maranatha senior middle blocker Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, Ill.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents women’s volleyball Player of the Week. Peterson was the offensive catalyst for the Crusaders during their 3-1 week as she recorded a .301 hitting percentage with 61 kills, 13 blocks and 24 digs in [Continue Reading...]

Volleyball Wraps Up Classic, Sweeps Grace, OCU

Volleyball Wraps Up Classic, Sweeps Grace, OCU

Box Score (Grace) Box Score (Ohio Christian) GRAND RAPIDS, MI – A day after defeating the Emmaus Eagles on Friday, senior Laci Peterson and the Crusaders blitzed opponents, Grace Bible and Ohio Christian on Saturday with 3-0 wins apiece, at the Grace Bible College Classic in Grand Rapids, MI. The 6-0 middle blocker out of [Continue Reading...]