Maranatha Academy’s volleyball teams have been competitive for many years. The Crusaders have been coached by Bobbi Jean Shepp for the past 7 seasons, accumulating an impressive 202-42-2 record, with 6 consecutive WACS State Championships (2008-2013), and 2 ITC Regular Season and Conference Tournaments (2011 & 2012). Maranatha Baptist Academy competes in the Indian Trails Conference (ITC) as well as the Wisconsin Association of Christian Schools (WACS) postseason tournament. The 2014 campaign concluded with the team putting together an impressive 29-6 record, and the ITC regular season championship, and 2nd place in the WACS State Tournament.¬†For the 2015 season, 2011 MBA Graduate Emily Thompson will take over head coach responsibilities for the Lady Crusaders, with Ann Bolton as assistant coach.

2015 Record

Varsity OverallWin Pct.Varsity ITCWin Pct.Varsity WACSWin Pct.
JV OverallWin Pct.JV ITCWin Pct.JV WACSWin Pct.

2015 Schedule

Faith Christian Tournament - Williams Bay, Wis.
W5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, Wis. 53191
8/29 (Sa)TBDTBDWilliams Bay, WI
8/29 (Sa)TBDTBDWilliams Bay, WI
8/29 (Sa)TBDTBDWilliams Bay, WI
8/29 (Sa)TBDTBDWilliams Bay, WI
9/8 (Tu)5:30 PMFaith Christian SchoolW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191
9/10 (Th)6:00 PMUniversity Lake SchoolsHOME
WACS Classic - Trinity Baptist School, 20 E Arndt Street, Fon du Lac, WI 54935
9/11 (Fr)TBDTBDFon du Lac, WI
9/11 (Fr)TBDTBDFon du Lac, WI
9/12 (Sa)TBDTBDFon du Lac, WI
9/12 (Sa)TBDTBDFon du Lac, WI
9/17 (Th)6:00 PMSaint Anthony1727 S 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI, 53204
9/21 (Mo)6:00 PM Salam High SchoolHOME
9/22 (Tu)4:30 PMTenor/VeritasHOME
9/24 (Th)6:00 PMFaith Christian SchoolHOME
9/29 (Tu)
5:30 PMUniversity Lake School4024 Nagawicka Road
Hartland, WI 53029
10/1 (Th)6:00 PMSalam High SchoolHOME
10/2 (Fr)6:00 PMWayland AcademyHOME
10/6 (Tu)6:00 PMSaint AnthonyHOME
10/15 (Th)6:00 PMTenor/VeritasVeritas High School
3025 W Oklahoma Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53215
(414) 389-5575
ITC Conference Tournament - Faith Christian School
W5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, Wis. 53191
10/17 (Sa)8:00 AMTBDW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191
10/17 (Sa)9:20 AMTBDW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191
10/17 (Sa)10:40 AMTBDW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191
10/17 (Sa)1:00 PMTBDW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191
10/17 (Sa)2:00 PMTBDW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191
10/22 (Th)6:30 PMWisconsin School for the Deaf309 W Walworth Ave, Delavan, WI 53115
10/26 (Mo)4:00 PMQuentin Road Christian SchoolHOME
WACS STATE TOURNAMENT - Bay City Baptist School, 1840 Bond Street, Green Bay WI, 54303
10/30 (Fr)TBDTBDGreen Bay, WI
10/30 (Fr)TBDTBDGreen Bay, WI
10/31 (Sa)TBDTBDGreen Bay, WI

2014 Roster



1Madelyn Hansel5-4SrH
2Savannah Fell5-5SoS/H
3Shani Caves5-0JrS
4Alyssa Wright5-3SrS/DS
5Claire Hansel 5-8SoS/MH
6Emmey Caves5-4SoH
7Brenna Caves5-0SoDS
8Krystianna Richards5-8SrOH
9Sarah Kuck5-4SrS/H/DS
10Kaelyn Ratcliffe5-10SrH
11Nina Riley5-6SrH
12Monica Brown5-4SrDS
13Morgan Holley5-4SoDS
14Erika Renz5-10SrMH

Junior Varsity

1Emmey Caves5-4SoH
2Becca Riley5-4FrH
5Brenna Caves5-0JrDS
7Maiya Reid5-4FrS
9Isabella Currillo5-4FrS/H
10Johnna Luby5-4FrS
11Beth Meier5-5FrH
13Savannah Fell5-5SoS/OH
16Morgan Holley5-4SoH

Head Coach: Emily Thompson
Assistant Coaches: Ann Bolton
Stats/Manager: TBD