The Hesston College women’s basketball team won its third straight game, a 58-56 win over Cottey College (Nevada, Mo.) on Saturday, Jan. 18, to climb back to a .500 (9-9) season record.

Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, Kan.) led the Larks with 15 points and eight rebounds, while J’liyah Tillman (Muskogee, Okla.) added 11 points. Post Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) continued a strong freshman campaign with 10 points and 12 boards.

Hesston opens Region VI play with a road trip to Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) for a 5 p.m. tip on Wednesday, Jan. 22.