Larks roll over Rhema; improve to 7-9

The Hesston College women’s basketball team opened up its spring semester schedule with an impressive 71-62 win over Rhema Bible Training Center (Broken Arrow, Okla.).

Hesston raced to a 40-26 lead at the break and led by as many as 30 in the second half. The win moves the Larks to 7-9 on the year.

Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) had a huge game for Hesston with a team-high 16 points and 16 rebounds. Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, Kan.) recorded a double-double of her own with 10 points and 10 boards. Nikkita Lester (Colorado Springs) and Bryana Young (Colorado Springs) each chipped in with 10 points.

The Larks travel to Tabor College JV (Hillsboro) for a 6 p.m. tip on Tuesday, Jan. 14.