Larks drop pair to begin season

The Hesston College men’s soccer team opened the 2009 season with matches against Metropolitan Community College (MCC) – Maple Woods (Kansas City, Mo.) and MCC – Blue River (Independence, Mo.) over the weekend, losing both matches by scores of 2-0 and 7-3, respectively.

Versus Blue River, freshmen Brad Knispel (Sarasota, Fla.), Logan Waite (Winfield, Kan.), and Dylan Simmons (Rose Hill, Kan.) each recorded their first collegiate goal, while Waite, freshmen forward Masaki Kato (Tokyo, Japan), and sophomore midfielder Hans Hess (Goshen, Ind.) each tallied assists.

The Larks look to record their first win of the young season during their home opener against Central Christian College JV (McPherson, Kan.) on Thursday, September 3. The match is set to begin at 7:30 p.m.