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…]

Risma, Vinz Honored at NSCAA Convention

Risma, Vinz Honored at NSCAA Convention

BALTIMORE, MD – Sabercat Women’s Soccer standouts Natascha Vinz (Cheboygan, MI) and Audrey Risma (Fort Collins, CO) were honored last weekend at the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) annual convention held at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland. During a record-breaking 2015 season, Vinz and Risma both earned All-America honors for Women’s Soccer [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 Fall to #2 Bruins in Title Match

#1 Sabercats Fall to #2 Bruins in Title Match

KISSIMMEE, FL – in a highly-anticipated championship matchup against the #2-seeded Bruins from Bob Jones University, the #1-ranked Sabercats entered the game having only allowed one goal in seven competitive NCCAA games on the year. The streak was broken in an untimely manner, as the Bruins snuck just one goal past the Sabercats. It was [Continue Reading…]

#1 Sabercats Shut Out #5 North Central to Advance to Championship

#1 Sabercats Shut Out #5 North Central to Advance to Championship

KISSIMMEE, FL – in their second game of pool play, the Sabercats faced familiar opponents North Central University, who won the North region and ranked #5 coming into the tournament. An early goal from Natascha Vinz was enough to settle the score, as the Sabercats shut out the Rams for the second time this year, [Continue Reading…]

Women’s Soccer NCCAA Nationals Preview

Women’s Soccer NCCAA Nationals Preview

WATERTOWN, WI – With a 7-1 aggregate win in the two-game NCCAA Midwest Playoff with rivals Grace Bible College, the Sabercats punched their ticket to the 2015 NCCAA National Championship, marking their eighth trip to Florida in the past nine opportunities. Women’s Soccer (Stats | Photos) Regular-season recap: the Sabercats are on track for a [Continue Reading…]

Sabercats Battle Crusaders to Scoreless Draw

Sabercats Battle Crusaders to Scoreless Draw

WATERTOWN, WI – The Crusaders of Clarke University fought to the end in a tightly-contested matchup against the Sabercats on a windy November afternoon in Watertown. After the two teams had their own opportunities and possession throughout the game, neither side could break the deadlock. After 110 minutes of back-and-forth action, it finished Sabercats 0-0 Crusaders. [Continue Reading…]