2015 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Season Review

2015 Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Season Review

Men’s Team Page | Women’s Team Page | Schedule | Facebook Summary In recent program history, both the Men’s and the Women’s Sabercat Cross Country teams have earned high rankings in the NCCAA DII. The 2015 season was no exception to this trend, as the Women’s Team finished 3rd in the NCCAA DII, and the Men’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…]

Women’s Places 3rd; Men’s Cross Country Defends National Title

Women’s Places 3rd; Men’s Cross Country Defends National Title

HOUGHTON, NY – in pleasantly brisk running conditions, the Sabercats – who boasted a maximum seven-runner squad from both Cross Country teams – faced the best runners in the NCCAA DII in the NCCAA National Cross Country Championships hosted by Houghton College. After multiple PR’s, the Sabercats almost repeated the results from the year prior: [Continue Reading…]

Men’s and Women’s Cross Country NCCAA Nationals Preview

Men’s Cross Country and Women’s Cross Country (Photos | Meet Recaps) Regular-season Recap Both Cross Country teams have had progressing seasons thus far in 2015, and will look to add the finishing touches on promising campaigns. After a tune-up at Viterbo University’s Twilight Hokum Karem, the teams began competing at normally-formatted events at Beloit’s Olde [Continue Reading…]

Five Sabercat Athletes Tabbed Weekly Winners

Five Sabercat Athletes Tabbed Weekly Winners

GREENVILLE, SC – Five student-athletes from the Sabercats of Maranatha Baptist University were named NCCAA Division II Student-Athletes of the Week on Tuesday, 10/20. This quintet marks the second time this season that a fivesome of Sabercat athletes have garnered the weekly award. Recipients were as follows. Olivia Doerstling (#1 Women’s Soccer) – Doerstling has consistently [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Face Stiff Competition at Bethel Invite

Sabercats Face Stiff Competition at Bethel Invite

Results SOUTH BEND, IN – The Sabercats faced tough NCCAA DI and NAIA schools alike at the ever-competitive Bethel College Invitational. Coming off of strong showing at the WLC/Warrior Invitational, the Sabercats continue their trend of personal records in competitive fields. Caleb Wagner (Sandusky, MI) highlighted the Men’s team with a team-high 83rd-place finish, while [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Find Steady Pace at Warrior Invitational

Sabercats Find Steady Pace at Warrior Invitational

Women’s Results Men’s Results Milwaukee, WI – The Sabercats entered the tightly competitive Warrior Invitational field after coming off of a PR-filled Sabercat Invite. Even with the competitive field, the Sabercats still kept a competitive pace, as the Men’s team finished 9th and the Women’s team finished 10th. The top performers for the Sabercats were [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats’ Strong Showings Highlight Sabercat Invite

Sabercats’ Strong Showings Highlight Sabercat Invite

  Results WATERTOWN, WI – The Sabercats’ home meet was full of positive takeaways, as both the Men’s and the Women’s Cross Country teams had plenty to smile about. “I believe everyone ‘PR’d’,” said Head Coach Ruth Steinbart at the conclusion of the day. “Everyone did well, and that shows in their times. It’s been [Continue Reading…]

Cross Country Teams Battle in Olde English Classic

Cross Country Teams Battle in Olde English Classic

Results BELOIT, WI – The Olde English Classic boasts a Cross Country layout similar to the traditional British courses. In keeping with the “olde” style, runners must traverse an obstacle-laden course complete with hay bales and a knee-deep creek. The format provides a (figurative) change of pace for all runners, and adds an exciting dimension [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Show Promise at Hokum Karem

Sabercats Show Promise at Hokum Karem

MEN’s RESULTS WOMEN’s RESULTS SUMMARY LA CROSSE, WI – The Hokum Karem boasts a different format from standard collegiate events: instead of running a start-to-finish course, teams run with sets of partners who run alternate miles. The Women’s Teams ran six total miles, while the Men’s Teams ran eight. Under the lights in the unique [Continue Reading…]