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29 Sabercats Garner NCCAA Scholar-Athlete Honors

29 Sabercats Garner NCCAA Scholar-Athlete Honors

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- With the recent release of the spring scholar-athletes from the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA), Maranatha Baptist University has placed 29 student-athletes on the NCCAA Scholar-Athlete teams.

To qualify, student-athletes must be a junior, senior, or graduate student and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.40 (on a four-point scale). Nine of MBU's 10 intercollegiate sports were eligible for the award, as the NCCAA does not support scholar-athlete entries for Football.

Women's Soccer led the way by landing six student-athletes on the scholar-athlete lists, and Men's Soccer was a close second with five. A complete list of the qualifying student-athletes (along with their sport and major) is listed here:


Name Sport(s) Major
Maisy Alldredge Women's Basketball Physical Education and Health
Brett Cournoyer Men's Soccer Biblical Studies
Matt Gill Men's Basketball Biblical Counseling
Emilee Hansel Women's Basketball English Education
Katie Holbrook Women's Cross Country Early Childhood Education
Abby Jones Women's Volleyball Business Management
CJ Jones Men's Basketball Sport Management
Janae Jorgensen Women's Soccer, Softball Physical Education and Health
Titus Juvinall Men's Cross Country Pastoral Studies
Rachel Kibler Women's Soccer Accounting (CPA)
Tina Kolinski Softball Business Management
Daniel Kroll Men's Soccer Biology
Joshua Kruit Men's Cross Country Business Management
Randal Larson Men's Soccer Biology
Adam Love Men's Basketball Mathematics Education
Leah Ng Women's Soccer Business Management
Arthur Nutzhorn Men's Cross Country Accounting (CPA)
Alison Renz Women's Volleyball Biology-Pre-Medical
Julie Roer Women's Soccer, Women's Basketball      Early Childhood Education
Andrew Taylor Men's Soccer Business Management
Steven Thompson Men's Soccer Pastoral Studies
Madeline Thompson      Women's Volleyball Nursing
Michaela Trail Softball Physical Education and Health
Sarah Vander Pluym Women's Cross Country Nursing
Amanda Walton Women's Soccer Biology-Pre-Medical
Timothy Warren Men's Cross Country Missions
Rachel Wells Women's Volleyball Elementary Teacher Education
Alyssa Wright Women's Basketball Business Management
Bethany Wright Women's Soccer English Education


More about MBU AthleticsThe mission of the Athletic Department of Maranatha Baptist University is to develop leadership skills in the student-athlete through skilled training, godly mentoring, and intercollegiate competition.

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