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. 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. The 2015 campaign concluded with the team putting together a 16-9-1 record, were the ITC regular season Co-Champions, and 3rd place in the WACS State Tournament.

2015 Record

OverallWin Pct.ITCWin Pct.WACSWin Pct.

2015 Schedule

Faith Christian Tournament - Williams Bay, Wis.
W5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, Wis. 53191
8/29 (Sa)8:00 AMHeritage Christian
Milwaukee, WI
Williams Bay, WIL 0-2
8/29 (Sa)1:30 PMWilliams Bay HSWilliams Bay, WIL 0-2
8/29 (Sa)2:30 PMAldren-HebronWilliams Bay, WIL 1-2
9/8 (Tu)5:30 PMFaith Christian SchoolW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191W 3-1
9/10 (Th)6:00 PMUniversity Lake SchoolsHOMEL 0-3
WACS Classic - Trinity Baptist School, 20 E Arndt Street, Fon du Lac, WI 54935
9/11 (Fr)6:00 PMFirst Baptist
Waupaca, WI
Fon du Lac, WIW 2-1
9/12 (Sa)11:00 AMWaukesha Christian
Waukesha, WI
Fon du Lac, WIW 2-1
9/12 (Sa)12:00 NOONFaith Baptist
La Crosse, WI
Fon du Lac, WIW 2-0
9/17 (Th)6:00 PMSaint Anthony1727 S 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI, 53204W 3-0
9/21 (Mo)6:00 PM Salam High SchoolHOMEW 3-0
9/22 (Tu)4:30 PMTenor/VeritasHOMEW 3-0
9/24 (Th)6:00 PMFaith Christian SchoolHOMEW 3-1
9/29 (Tu)
5:30 PMUniversity Lake School4024 Nagawicka Road
Hartland, WI 53029
L 2-3
10/1 (Th)6:00 PMSalam High SchoolHOMEW 3-0
10/2 (Fr)6:30 PMWayland AcademyHOMEL 2-3
10/6 (Tu)6:00 PMSaint AnthonyHOMEW 3-0
10/15 (Th)6:00 PMTenor/VeritasTenor High School
840 N. Jackson Street
Milwaukee , WI 53202
W 3-0
ITC Conference Tournament - Faith Christian School
W5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, Wis. 53191
10/17 (Sa)8:00 AMSt. AnthonyW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191W 2-0
10/17 (Sa)9:20 AMEarly ViewW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191W 2-0
10/17 (Sa)12:30 PMUnion GroveW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191L 0-2
10/17 (Sa)1:10 PMFaith ChristianW5525 Hwy 67, Williams Bay, WI 53191T 1-1
10/22 (Th)6:30 PMWisconsin School for the Deaf309 W Walworth Ave, Delavan, WI 53115W 3-0
10/26 (Mo)4:00 PMQuentin Road Christian SchoolHOMEL 1-3
WACS STATE TOURNAMENT - Calvary Baptist School, Menomonee Falls, WI
10/30 (Fr)11:00 AMCalvary Baptist School
Menomonee Falls
WACS Volleyball Bracket
Menomonee Falls, WIW 3-1
10/30 (Fr)5:00 PMWaupaca WACS Volleyball BracketMenomonee Falls, WIL 1-3
10/31 (Sa)12:00 PMFaith - Lacrosse WACS Volleyball BracketMenomonee Falls, WIW 2-1

2015 Roster



1Shani Caves5-0SrS
2Emmy Caves5-4JrOH
3Brenna Caves5-0SrOH/L
4Katy Tabor5-4SrL
5Claire Hansel 5-8JrMH/S
7Maiya Reid5-4SoRH/S
8/18LMorgan Holley5-4JrOH/L
9Becca Riley5-4SoOH
10Savannah Fell5-5JrS/RH
11Beth Meier5-5SoMH
13Isabella Carrillo5-4SoMH
14Johnna Luby5-4SoDS
15Julia Ulik5-3FrS/RH

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