Larks dump Sterling JV; improve to 5-3

The Hesston College men’s basketball team routed Sterling (Kan.) College JV 90-55 Saturday, Nov. 15. improving its season mark to 5-3. Hesston shot over 50 percent (35-of-68) from the floor in the win. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) continued his torrid start to the year with 19 points and nine rebounds. The sophomore is averaging over […]

Larks drop region opener to Labette

The Hesston College women’s basketball team lost its Region VI opener 81-64 at home against Labette CC on Wednesday, Nov. 12, dropping the Larks to 2-3. J’liyah Tillman (Muskogee, Okla.) led Hesston with 13 points. Morgan Coffman (Vassar, Kan.) added 11 points and eight rebounds. Brittany Kramer (Melvern, Kan.) scored 11 points. Hesston shot 13-of-44 […]

Women’s Soccer makes players’ worlds smaller

When Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr recruited midfielder Chihiro Hikita, Hokuto, Japan, he correctly assumed he’d added an unmistakable talent and instant scoring threat. Hikita didn’t disappoint in the fall of 2011, leading Hesston to a then program-best seven wins. What Kehr didn’t realize is that Hikita was the first of many Japanese […]

Larks Volleyball finishes 2014 campaign with 21-8 mark

The Hesston College volleyball team lost its first-round playoff game (25-13, 25-14, 25-15) against Ft. Scott (Kan.) CC on Saturday, Nov. 8, ending its memorable year at 21-8. 2014 represented a remarkable turnaround for fourth-year coach Jessica Cleveland as the Larks bounced back from a disappointing 2013 to post the most successful season in recent […]

Huge first half lifts Hesston to easy win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team jumped out to a 47-14 halftime lead against Kansas Wesleyan University JV en route to a 79-42 win on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Austin Mitchell (Plano, Texas) and Cody Halverson (Temple, Texas) scored 14 points each to lead Hesston. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) added 10 points, while Malcolm Mann (Plano, […]

Hesston rolls to 2-0 start

The Hesston College women’s basketball team earned its second win in as many tries by besting Kansas Wesleyan University JV 74-61 at home on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Freshman Brittany Kramer (Melvern, Kan.) scored 16 points aided by an 8-for-8 showing at the stripe to lead Hesston. Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) scored 13 points and […]

Hesston starts strong with 79-51 win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team defeated Bethel College JV (North Newton, Kan.) 79-51 on Friday, Oct. 31, securing a win in its season opener. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) scored 21 points (9-12 from the floor) and grabbed five rebounds to lead Hesston to the win. Malcolm Mann (Plano, Texas) scored 11 points, handed out […]

Larks cruise to 1-0 start

The Hesston College women’s basketball team kicked off its 2014-15 campaign with a 82-66 win at McPPherson (Kan.) College JV on Friday, Oct. 31. Freshman Brittany Kramer (Melvern, Kan.) scored 24 points to pace the Larks offense, while Taelor Drew (Wiley, Texas) added 14 points and a team-high eight assists in the win. J’liyah Tillman […]

Larks trounce Indy: win streak at seven

Another game, another win for Hesston College Volleyball. The  Larks traveled to Independence (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, Oct. 7, and quickly dispatched the Pirates in three games (25-16, 25-19, 25-16) for its seventh win in a row. Hesston, now 16-5 overall (4-2 in Region VI play), looks like a lock for a postseason bid. Sam […]

Hesston knocks off nationally-ranked Ft Scott

The Hesston College volleyball team recorded a huge mid-season win over Region VI stalwart and #11-ranked Fort Scott (Kan.) CC on Wednesday, Oct. 1, stretching the Larks’ winning streak to five games. Christy Swartzendruber (Shickley, Neb.) had a team-high 11 kills and 10 digs, while Sam Rimann (Liberty Hill, Texas) led with 13 digs. Karli […]