The Hesston College women’s basketball team kicked off Region VI play with a come-from-behind 77-69 win over Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.). The win, Hesston’s fourth straight, improves the Larks to 10-9 on the year.

Down 40-37 at the break, Hesston outscored BMC 40-29 after intermission to earn the win. Hesston made big gains from the charity stripe in the second half, converting on 14-22 free throws in the final 20 minutes.

Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) contributed a double-double with a 14 points and a game-high 12 rebounds. Nikkita Lester (Colorado Springs) added 14 points.

Hesston hosts Johnson County CC (Overland Park, Kan.) at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25.