GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Maranatha cruised to a 78-39 over Lincoln Christian on Friday afternoon in the NCCAAII Midwest Region Tip-Off held at Grace Bible College.
Maranatha’s starters did not play the second half, as senior forward Torey DeLozier (Watertown, Wis.) finished 5-5 with 16 points while senior point guard Autumn Peotter (Waupaca, Wis.) had five steals.
Instead, it was freshmen Stacy Reinke (Clintonville, Wis.) and Staie Ross () that carried the team, finishing with 20 points and nine rebounds apiece. Reinke also chipped in four assists and two steals.
As a team, Maranatha shot 45% from the field while out-rebounding the Red Lions 50-29 and recording 14 steals.
The women’s basketball team faces Grace Bible on Saturday at 3:00 p.m. EST.