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...]

Vinz Sends Crusaders Past Tigers, Into Nationals

Vinz Sends Crusaders Past Tigers, Into Nationals

LINCOLN, IL – All it took was one goal, but the Maranatha Crusaders delivered a Midwest Regional Championship, defeating the Grace Bible College Tigers, 1-0 on Saturday afternoon, to advance to the NCCAAII National Championship Tournament on Tuesday, November 12-16. Maranatha outshot the Tigers 20-7 in the game, yet both teams found themselves at a [Continue Reading...]

Womens Soccer falls in Battle against Vikings

Womens Soccer falls in Battle against Vikings

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI—The Lady Crusaders were unable to capitalize on several opportunites Saturday morning, falling to the Vikings of Lawrence University 1-0 on Parent’s Day. “I thought we played really well today,” remarked head coach Bryan Board after the game. “We had a poor first half and couldn’t seem to get organized, but once [Continue Reading...]

Women’s Soccer Shutout Rockford, Stay Undefeated at Home

Women’s Soccer Shutout Rockford, Stay Undefeated at Home

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI—The Maranatha women’s soccer team defeated Rockford College 5-0 Monday afternoon to achieve their seventh victory of the season. With the win, the Crusaders notched their fourth home victory, and are still unbeaten on Maranatha’s field. After a sluggish opening thirty minutes of play, freshman forward Natasha Vinz (Cheboygan, MI) was able [Continue Reading...]

Hinsenkamp’s Heroics Delivers Double-OT Win

Hinsenkamp’s Heroics Delivers Double-OT Win

Box Score WATERTOWN, WI – The women’s soccer team fell behind early, tied the game and finally delivered a double-overtime thriller at the feet of freshman forward Emily Hinsenkamp (Harrison TWP, MI), vaulting the team to a 6-5 record over the Ohio Christian Trailblazers on a sunny Friday afternoon. Ohio Christian, with the wind at [Continue Reading...]

Dolan, Lorch Snag Player Of The Week Award

Dolan, Lorch Snag Player Of The Week Award

WATERTOWN, WI – Soccer players Dustin Dolan and Harmony Lorch have been named the Association of Division III Independents (AD3I) Players of the Week for games played during September 30th-October 5th. Dolan, a senior forward on the men’s soccer team, tallied two goals on the week as the Crusaders split their two games against Concordia [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Use Strong Defensive Play In Tight Loss To Cougars

Crusaders Use Strong Defensive Play In Tight Loss To Cougars

Box Score RIVER FOREST, IL – The Concordia University Chicago Cougars managed to pull out a 2-1 victory over the women’s soccer team, which used a strong defensive effort to stifle the Cougar attack throughout the match on Monday evening. Maranatha, coming off a 2-0 shutout win over Grace Bible College in which the Tigers [Continue Reading...]