Maranatha Christian Wins State Title in Girls Volleyball
Before last year, Maranatha Christian had never won a San Diego Section championship in any sport.
Enter the girls volleyball team. After winning the Division IV crown last season, the Eagles haven’t slowed down.
This fall, Maranatha Christian repeated as Division IV champ and followed that with a Southern California Division V title and Friday night clinched the state Division V crown with a 25-23, 25-10, 25-20 victory over Novato San Marin at Santiago Canyon College.
“This is all kind of unbelievable,” Maranatha coach Mary Beiler said. “(But) I kind of had a belief that this would happen after last season.
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Sophomore Riley Burns Wins CIF - Blazes Trail to State V Championship
On Saturday, November 18, sophomore sensation Riley Burns ran an astounding race to win the Division V Championship at Morley Field. The win qualified Burns for the State V Championships (5.000 meters) which was held Saturday, November 25 in Fresno. As the sole runner carrying the torch for Maranatha, Riley finished an impressive 38th place out of 207 runners. We're incredibly proud of Riley and his remarkable accomplishment!
The most magical ticket on the planet is the one to Willy Wonka Jr., a musical stage adaptation of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Maranatha Christian School’s all-youth cast will delight families with comical Oompa-Loompas, wacky inventions and edible masterpieces. Families will enjoy hearing cherished songs like ‘Pure Imagination’ and ‘The Candyman.’ This delicious production will take place November 10-12 at Maranatha Chapel. Show times: Fri 7pm | Sat 11am | Sun 5pm & 8pm. Buy tickets online for $12 (children under 5 are free) at www.maranathachristianschools.org
The MAKERY is funded! Your giving has totaled up to an astounding $18,000! In just three weeks your generosity has furnished the MAKERY. Thank you! The orders have been placed for new desks, chairs, Chromebooks, rolling whiteboards, storage carts, and a Docu-cam. With the extra funds, we were able to purchase a teacher's laptop and enhance the technology in the classroom. The MAKERY will have a reserve account dedicated to the future needs in the room.
All of elementary is so very grateful for your giving. Especially the kids – click here to see!
Girls Volleyball has finished their pre-league play with an unprecedented 16-1 overall record. They finished 2nd in the Buccaneer Bash Tournament defeating some DII teams to get into the final match. They also were repeat champions at the Calvin Tournament.