SHAWNEE — Ryan Thomas was concerned about Maranatha Christian Academy’s zone defense heading into Monday’s makeup contest. The Hartford girls couldn’t find ways through the zone, trailing the majority of the way in a 46-39 loss.Maranatha went 15-for-18 at the free-throw line in the final quarter to help it to the victory.“We (couldn’t) do anything,” Thomas said…
Tonight at the MCA home basketball games there will be .25 (cent) cake!
Because the Seniors of the Class of 2019 have done it! Last year, MCA launched “Project 25.” Project 25 is a focused academic program aimed at helping MCA students reach new heights measured by ACT scores. This plan focuses on strengthening core educational development without compromising MCA’s mission of developing students with a Biblical worldview.
The class ACT average is 25! Congratulations, Class of 2019! Your piece of cake is free!
So tonight, let’s celebrate the Class of 2019’s hard work, thank the teachers for their hard work, and eat cake!
Boys JV 4:30
Girls Varsity 6:00
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MCA Boys Basketball has moved into the top ten!
Class 2A boys
1. Central Plains
4. Elbing-Berean Academy
5. Pittsburg St. Mary’s Colgan
7. Jefferson County North
9. Howard-West Elk
10. Maranatha Academy
View pregame, in-game and post-game details from the Wamego (KS) vs. Maranatha Christian Academy (Shawnee, KS) tournament basketball game on Wed, 1/16/2019.
Congratulations Jason Friesen for being recognized as one of the highest ranked rebounders in the country! Go Eagles!
…Here are the nation’s top single game points, rebounds and assists leaders for the week of Dec. 30-Jan. 6.
24 – Jason Friesen, Maranatha Christian Academy (Shawnee, Kan.) vs. Barstow, L 64-58
National 1A Wide Receiver of the Year
Brock West -Maranatha Christian Academy (KS)
Maranatha Christian Academy is excited to announce that one of our own has been nominated by NAAPS as a finalist for the National Football Player of the Year; Brock West!
MaxPreps News – Preview: Solomon vs. Maranatha Christian Academy
The regular season was a success, but the real challenge begins now, in the postseason. Solomon will look to defend their home turf on Thursday against Maranatha Christian Academy at 7:00 PM. Since neither squad is a stranger to landslide victories this season, you’d better bet it will be hard-fought showdown.
SOLOMON (7-1) VS. MARANATHA (6-2)Marantha is another eight-man newcomer making the most of its move down from the 11-man ranks. After going just 1-8 last year, the Eagles have soared to six wins this season behind a lethal passing game. Senior Brock West is the leading receiver in eight-man football with 58 catches for 1,183 yards and 29 touchdowns, the TD total tying the state record set by McCracken’s Kellye Irvin in 1979. Nate Burdette has thrown for 1,478 yards and 33 touchdowns and Maranatha’s only losses came to undefeated Madison (32-22) and one-loss Burlingame (54-42).