The Hesston College women’s soccer team lost a 1-0 nailbiter on homecoming weekend to Independence (Kan.) CC on Friday, Sept. 27, dropping its season record to 4-7-2.

Independence forward Hannah Simmons unassisted goal in the 30th minute broke a scoreless tie. Hesston outshot the Pirates 10-9.

The Larks look to bounce back when they host Cowley College (Arkansas City) in a key Region VI matchup at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5.