Football

Maranatha Academy has fielded a football team since 1977. The Crusaders have won several conference championships, but currently compete in the Great 8, 8-man conference as an independent. Flack is a former assistant coach under Dan Akins (2009-2012). Akins’ father, Rich Akins (1977-2008), founded the program and coached the team for 31 seasons, ending with the 2008 season. The 2015 season concluded with a 3-6 record. Maranatha is under the direction of Ben Flack, who will be entering his 4th season as head coach (2013-present). Assisting Flack is MBA graduate, Caleb Stevens.

2016 Record

OverallWin Pct.
0-40.000

2016 Schedule

DateTimeOpponentLocationResult
8/26 (Fr)4:00 PMWisconsin HeightsHOMEL 6-40
9/3 (Sa)1:00 PMNorth Shore Country Day310 Green Bay Road
Winnetka, IL 60093
L 6-46
9/9 (Fr)4:00 PMAbundant Life Christian SchoolHOMEL 22-36
9/23 (Fr)7:00 PMElkhart Lake210 Lincoln Street
Elkhart Lake, WI 53020
L 14-52
10/1 (Sa)11:00 AMValley ChristianCANCELLED
10/8 (Sa)1:00 PMOakfieldHOME
10/14 (Fr)TBDGreat 8 Playoff - TBDTBD - Away
10/22 (Sa)1:00 PMWayland101 N University Avenue
Beaver Dam, WI 53916

2016 Roster

No. H/ANamePos.Yr.Wt.Ht.
1Matthew SchehrOL/DBSo1455-10
2Josh LinvilleC/QB/DTSo1705-11
10Ben VeenstraWR/LBSo1405-8
11Seth Hudson*QB/DBSr1806-0
13Ethan MayesRB/DBSo1405-9
15Jonathan SpateWR/DBJr1605-11
20Levi DownsWR/DBSo1355-5
21Josh LichtWR/DBSo1556-0
22Baca Colosky*RB/WR/DBSr1705-10
23Braedan HanselWR/DBSo1405-7
24Micah MayhakWR/LBJr1656-2
26Jedidiah MayhakWR/LBJr1706-2
30Josh WrightRB/LBSo1405-8
33Christian BanksRB/LBSr1855-9
36Nathanael PriceWR/QB/DBSo1555-11
44Ethan MillerOL/DLSo1956-1
54Michael CrumOL/DLSr1856-4
88Luke Mundt*C/DL/LBJr1705-9
92Josh SokovichOL/DLSo2056-5

Coach: Ben Flack
Assistant Coach: Caleb Stevens
Manager: Gabe Brower
*Captains