Crusader Onslaught Falls Just Short Against Cairn

Crusader Onslaught Falls Just Short Against Cairn

Box Score KISSIMMEE, FL – One goal was all it took for Cairn to defeat Maranatha, who nearly scored seconds before the end of regulation on a disallowed direct kick by freshman midfielder Courtney Dunn (Oshkosh, WI), but ultimately lost to the sixth seed in the tournament on Friday evening. Cairn controlled possession and came [Continue Reading...]

Clearwater’s First Half Defeats Scrappy Crusaders

Clearwater’s First Half Defeats Scrappy Crusaders

Box Score KISSIMMEE, FL – Playing in the confines of Kissimmee, FL, the Maranatha Crusader women’s soccer team kicked off their 2013 NCCAA DII National Championship quest against the tough #2 Clearwater Christian College, taking a 4-0 loss on a clear Thursday evening. Clearwater set the tone quickly in the first period by scoring back [Continue Reading...]

2013 NCCAAII National Tournament Schedules

2013 NCCAAII National Tournament Schedules

WATERTOWN, WI – The Maranatha women’s volleyball and soccer teams as well as men’s and women’s cross country will be participating in the 2013 NCAAII National Championship Tournaments. Women’s Soccer will travel to Kissimmee, FL, while the volleyball team competes in Lincoln, IL, and cross country travels to Cedarville University in Cedarville, Ohio. Live streaming [Continue Reading...]

Midwest Region Honors 12 Maranatha Athletes, Two Coaches

Midwest Region Honors 12 Maranatha Athletes, Two Coaches

WATERTOWN, WI – The men’s and women’s soccer teams, as well as the volleyball team, each had recipients chosen to the NCCAA DII All-Region Team, and head coaches Regina DeLozier (volleyball) and Jeff Pill (men’s soccer) were named coach of the year in the Midwest Region. DeLozier led her team to a 21-8 overall record [Continue Reading...]

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...]