Crusader Athletes Earn NAC All-Conference Awards

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Eight Crusader athletes were honored recently in the Northern Athletics Conference, with All-Conference Recognition for cross country, men’s, and women’s soccer, and volleyball. In cross country, William O’Malley (Rockford, Ill.) was named to the All-Northern Athletics Conference Cross Country Team after recording the fifth-fastest time at 26:53.8. On the women’s side, Lauren [Continue Reading...]

Steinhaus’ Efforts Earn Student-Athlete Award

WATERTOWN, Wis. – Senior midfielder Allison Steinhaus (Winston Salem, N.C.) was named the NCCAAII women’s soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for events of October 22-27. Steinhaus recorded three goals at the Midwest Region Tournament this weekend, two against Lincoln Christian in a 5-1 win and one against Northland International in a 3-0 victory to help [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Win Region, Defeat Northland

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Maranatha avenged a 1-0 double-overtime loss last year, defeating the Northland International Pioneers, 3-0 on Saturday afternoon. Senior midfielder Allison Steinhaus (Winston Salem, N.C.) gave Maranatha a 1-0 in the first half, and freshman and senior midfielders Harmony Lorch (Aurora, Colo.), and Jocelyn Enrique (Anohoca, Hawaii) scored goals two and three [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Set For Region Championship Rematch Against Northland

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – The women’s soccer team advanced to the NCCAAII Midwest Region Championship match with a 5-1 win over Lincoln University on Friday afternoon. The Crusaders advance to the NCCAAII Midwest Region Championship Match against a familiar foe, Northland International. Last year, the women’s team lost 1-0 in a shootout after two overtimes. [Continue Reading...]

Steinhaus’ Second Hat Trick Fuels 6-0 Victory

LINCOLN, Ill. – Maranatha pummeled Lincoln with 34 shots, and senior midfielder Allison Steinhaus (Winston Salem, N.C.) notched her second hat trick of the season in a 6-0 rout of the Lincoln Red Lions on Saturday afternoon. Steinhaus scored the first two goals of the game on assists by midfielders Katie Foy (Columbia City, Ind.) and [Continue Reading...]

Crusaders Lose 6-3 to Cougars

Box Score WATERTOWN, Wis. – After scoring the initial goal, Maranatha failed to hold off Concordia-Chicago in a 6-3 defeat on Friday afternoon. Freshman defender Harmony Lorch (Aurora, Colo.) scored Maranatha’s first goal for a 1-0 lead on an assist by senior midfielder Jocelyn Enrique (Anahoca, Hawaii). The Cougars pounced on the Crusaders to tie [Continue Reading...]

Thompson’s Records Game-Winner Over Lakeland

Box Score WATERTOWN, Wis. – Maranatha and Lakeland took a 1-1 tie into the second period before sophomore forward Taylor Thompson (Bristol, Wis.) delivered a much-needed win on Tuesday night. Both teams were evenly matched in the shot column with Lakeland recording 18 to Maranatha’s 15 shots, but the Crusaders’ shots on goal (10-6) was [Continue Reading...]