Crusaders Finish Cinderella Run, Grab 8th Straight Region Title

Crusaders Finish Cinderella Run, Grab 8th Straight Region Title

Box Score DUNBAR, WI – The women’s basketball team capped an improbable Midwest Region Tournament Cinderella run, by defeating #1 Grace Bible, 72-68, in come from behind fashion, to secure the 2014 NCCAA DII Midwest Region Championship on Saturday. Maranatha entered the tournament as the #3 seed, but pulled off impressive wins against the top [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...]

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...]

Volleyball Wins Tournament; Peterson, Thompson Named MVP, All-Tournament

Volleyball Wins Tournament; Peterson, Thompson Named MVP, All-Tournament

Box Score (Indiana U. Northwest) Box Score (Grace Bible) Box Score (Northland) CHICAGO, IL – Senior middle blocker Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, IL) and the women’s volleyball team made quick work of three different opponents over Friday and Saturday en route to winning the Moody Invitational Tournament in Chicago, IL, improving to 11-7 on the season. [Continue Reading...]

Saders Advance To Midwest Region Championship Game

Saders Advance To Midwest Region Championship Game

Box Score CHICAGO, Ill. – The women’s basketball team is on its way to another Midwest Regional Championship after defeating Grace Bible College, 72-50 on Friday evening in the semifinals. Maranatha shot 52% from the field and 50% from three-point range and held a sizable lead throughout the game to advance to the 1:00 p.m. [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Tame Tigers

Box Score WYOMING, Mich. – Junior forward Torey DeLozier (Watertown, Wis.) and the Maranatha Crusaders finished off the Grace Tigers, 69-59 on Saturday afternoon. In spite of their struggles with turnovers, the ladies took advantage of 29 Grace turnovers and shot 45% from field goal range. The Crusaders were without starting center Laci Peterson (Chillicothe, [Continue Reading...]