Yoder, Ladwig Honored as Top Student Athletes

Nick Yoder, a sophomore baseball player, and Makayla Ladwig, a sophomore women’s basketball player, were named the 2014 male and female Hesston College Student Athletes of the Year. Yoder, Millersburg, [...]

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Cross Country achieves high academic mark

The 2013 Hesston College men’s and women’s cross country teams were recently recognized for their outstanding academic achievements this past fall. According to the NJCAA Cross Country Coaches Association, both [...]

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Men’s Tennis looks ahead to new campaign

Coming off a successful 2013 season, first-year Hesston College Men’s Tennis coach Myron Diener points to returners Drew Hostetler (Goshen, Ind.), Kendrik Mast (Harrisonburg, Va.) and Dominic Murray (Denver) as [...]

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Women’s Tennis anticipates 2014 season

First-year Hesston College Women’s Tennis coach Myron Diener points to returners Samantha Aeschliman (Lindsborg, Kan.), Narumi Hayano (Kiyosu-Shi, Aichi-ken, Japan) and Savannah Mitchell (Groveland, Ill.) as veteran leaders for the [...]

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Hesston Baseball ready to hit the diamond

On the heels on a school record-tying 26 wins last year; third-year Hesston College baseball coach Rob Ramseyer boasts a talented and experienced roster set for a challenging 53-game regular [...]

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New-look Larks eager to begin 2014 season

Fifth-year Hesston College softball coach Andrew Sharp brings a young, talented roster to the table in preparation of another season.    “I’m pleased with how we’ve progressed to this point,” [...]

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Local baseball product thriving at Hesston College

This was not the path Hesston College Baseball’s Dustin King envisioned for himself following his graduation from Clearwater (Kan.) High School. Having left home and enrolled at a four-year Kansas [...]

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Armstrong to lead Men’s Soccer program

Hesston College Athletic Director Joel Kauffman announced the Dec. 13 hiring of Michael Armstrong, a 2005 Hesston graduate, as head men’s soccer coach. He succeeds Kurt Hostetler, who resigned after [...]

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Relationships, faith key to basketball star’s success

by Andrew Sharp ’99 When asked to describe her schedule at Hesston College, sophomore guard Makayla Ladwig, Wichita, Kan., describes a full plate, one teeming with relationships, challenges, opportunities and [...]

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Larks fly into playoffs following 4-1 win

The Hesston College women’s soccer team notched a huge 4-1 win over Northwest Kansas Technical College (Goodland, Kan.) on Thursday, Oct. 17, improving its season record to 6-10-2. The win [...]

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Athletic freshmen class holds key to Larks success in 2013-14

Sixth-year Hesston College men’s basketball coach Dustin Galyon is eager to unleash a roster he expects will bring excitement and energy to Yost Center. Nine new faces complement five returners [...]

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Deep sophomore class looks to build on last year’s success

The Hesston College women’s basketball team returns seven sophomores from last year’s 15-win squad that advanced to the Region VI semifinals. Led by all-region honorable mention pick Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, [...]

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Hesston College Women’s Cross County ready to run

Veteran Hesston College Cross Country Coach Gerry Sieber is eager to begin a new year for the Larks. Since Cross Country’s reintroduction in 2010, Sieber has built a successful program [...]

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Larks Volleyball set to open 2013 season

Third-year Hesston College Volleyball Coach Jessica Cleveland welcomes a talented, athletic roster to campus with hopes of surpassing last year’s 19-win season. A balanced group of six sophomores and six [...]

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Hesston College Women’s Soccer seeks playoff bid

Fourth-year Hesston College Women’s Soccer Coach Bryan Kehr looks to continue the upward trend his teams have shown in recent years. In his first three years Kehr’s Larks have improved [...]

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