Cross Country Men Finish 3rd, Women’s 4th in DII

Cross Country Men Finish 3rd, Women’s 4th in DII

Men’s Results Women’s Results CEDARVILLE, OHIO – The men’s and women’s cross country teams put a strong exclamation point to their season, finishing third and fourth respectively in Division II, at the NCCAA Nationals, hosted by Cedarville University, in Cedarville, Ohio. The women’s team finished just behind Toccoa Falls (3rd Place), with 112 points, and [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...]

Watson, Kluver, Lead Crusaders At WI Private College Championships

Watson, Kluver, Lead Crusaders At WI Private College Championships

Men’s Results Women’s Results MEQUON, WI – Maranatha’s Michael Kluver (Sauk Centre, MN) and Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA) helped guide both the men’s and women’s cross country teams to 10th place finishes at the Wisconsin Private College Championships, hosted by Concordia University Wisconsin, with a 62nd and 31st place respectively. Kluver, who finished with a [Continue Reading...]

Cross Country Men Take 11th, Women’s Places 13th

Cross Country Men Take 11th, Women’s Places 13th

SOUTH BEND, IN – The cross country team traveled to South Bend, Indiana, to take on host institution Bethel College, Moody Bible Institute, and Judson University, among other institutions, at the Bethel College Invitational on Friday. The women’s team took 13th place with 395 team points and an average time of 24:05.2 in the 5,000 [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Keep Pace At Warrior Invitational

Crusaders Keep Pace At Warrior Invitational

Men’s Results Women’s Results MILWAUKEE, WI – The Maranatha Crusader cross country team resumed action against 28 other teams at the Wisconsin Lutheran College Invitational, held on Saturday afternoon. The women’s team once again received strong performances from sophomore runner Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA), and Kimberly Richerson (Elmwood, IL), who had a 26:39.1, and 28:36.8 [Continue Reading...]

Watson Leads Crusaders With 38th Overall Finish At Dupage Invitational

Watson Leads Crusaders With 38th Overall Finish At Dupage Invitational

WARRENVILLE, IL – Maranatha’s men’s and women’s cross country teams participated in the College of Dupage Invitational on Friday, highlighted by a top-40 finish from sophomore runner Margo Watson (Atlanta, GA) spanning the NCAA Divisions I, II and III, the NJCAA and NAIA. Overall, there were 167 total female runners, and Watson came in 38th [Continue Reading...]

2013 Cross-Country Preview

2013 Cross-Country Preview

The 2013 Maranatha cross-country team welcomes two new, joint head coaches to their team this year, Paul Zdroik (husband of MBBC trainer, Sarah Zdroik) and Ruth Steinbart (MBBC Athletic Administrative Assistant). Says Coach Ruth Steinbart of this year’s team, “We have 18 runners currently on this year’s team. An even mix of nine guys and [Continue Reading...]

Women’s Cross Country Takes 3rd At Ripon

Women’s Cross Country Takes 3rd At Ripon

Women’s Results Men’s Results RIPON, WI – The women’s team excelled at the Ripon Invitational on Saturday, placing third out of seven teams, while the men’s team took fifth place. The ladies totaled 100 points, behind only UW-Oshkosh (58) in 2nd place, and Ripon (39) in 1st place. Maranatha was led by sophomore Margo Watson [Continue Reading...]

Cross Country Takes On Falcons At CUW Open

Cross Country Takes On Falcons At CUW Open

MEQUON, WI – Maranatha’s cross country team took to the grass on Saturday, with a season-opening dual against Concordia University Wisconsin and a fifth place individual finish from sophomore Margo Watson (Atlanta, Ga.). Watson, in her first meet as a Crusader, posted the fifth-best time, 12:41 in the two-mile race, five seconds off the first-place [Continue Reading...]

Maranatha Men, Women Collect NAC Sportsmanship Awards

Maranatha Men, Women Collect NAC Sportsmanship Awards

WATERTOWN, Wis. – The Maranatha men’s and women’s teams were honored on Tuesday with the Northern Athletic Conference (NAC) All-Sportsmanship Award while also receiving individual recognition for the All-Sportsmanship Team. The 2012-13 season marks the sixth straight year that Maranatha has collected the women’s award, while the men last won in ’09-’10, and have won [Continue Reading...]