Larks rally falls short

After trailing by 15 points in the second half, Hesston College men’s basketball rallied to within four only to lose 63-50 to the visiting Fort Scott (Kan.) Community College Greyhounds at Yost Center. A defensive first half mixed with poor shooting saw both teams struggle to get any rhythm going. After things were knotted at […]

Greyhounds top Larks

The Hesston College women’s basketball team dropped a Region VI home game 63-50 to Fort Scott (Kan.) Community College Wednesday night at Yost Center. The Larks got off to a sluggish start trailing the Greyhounds 15-8 after the first quarter. Fort Scott extended their lead to double digits and went into the locker room ahead […]

Warriors hang on to beat Larks

The Hesston College women’s basketball team saw a 12-point second half lead slip away, losing on the road to Sterling (Kan.) College JV 78-73 Monday night at the Gleason Center. The Larks started the first quarter shooting well and went up 13-3 on a basket by freshman Kara Horton (Americus, Kan.). Hesston continued a strong […]

Larks hang tight with Scotties, lose late

The Hesston College men&squo;s basketball team traveled to Ben Allen Fieldhouse and lost to Highland (Kan.) Community College 71-58 on Saturday in Region IV play. The Larks dug themselves a quick hole trailing 12-4 with only a few minutes gone. The Scotties enjoyed the lead for most of the half, and saw it reach double digits on a Collin Jasper […]

Larks split opening weekend

Hesston College softball traveled to western Kansas for their opening weekend and lost a double header to Garden City CC Saturday (6-1, 5-3) before beating Pratt (Kan.) Community College on Sunday (8-6, 11-10) Saturday, Garden City, at Tangeman Sports Complex The Broncbusters went up 6-0, before Hesston sophomore Dezz Bretatdo (Whittier, Calif.) hit a sacrifice […]

Larks sweep Bethany College

Game 1 Friday @ Oswald Field Friday’s home opener started on a somber note as Hesston players and coaches and the campus community remembered 2016 Lark infielder Justin Valazquez with a ceremonial first pitch. Vivian Mora, Justin’s aunt, threw the first pitch to Velazquez’s boyhood and college teammate Jayro Rivera. Velazquez, a freshman on last […]

Softball primed for a big 2017

After a preseason scrimmage vs. Tabor College, the Hesston College softball team is ready to get things going. The Larks open their 2017 schedule on the road with a weekend series at Garden City (Kan.) Community College (Feb. 11) and Pratt (Kan.) Community College (Feb. 12). Head Coach Andrew Sharp, entering his eighth season, is […]

Baseball drops two in Wichita

Hesston College baseball dropped both games to the Independence (Kan.) Community College Pirates 13-5 and 3-1 on Tuesday afternoon at McCarthy Field in Wichita. The doubleheader, originally scheduled to be played in Independence, was moved to Newman University. In game one, the Pirates took a 2-0 lead in the top of the second inning, and […]

Larks baseball opens season in Texas

The Hesston College baseball team opened up their 2017 campaign in Dallas, Texas, going 1-3 against the Richland Community College Thunderducks last weekend. The Larks started well in game one Friday afternoon, as the offense exploded with 16 runs defeating Richland CC 16-14 in extra innings. Freshman infielder Jacques Palmer (Arlington, Texas) went 4-6 at […]