Hesston College named to NJCAA Preseason Top 25

Hesston College Men’s Basketball Team, coming off a NJCAA Region VI title and national tournament appearance, was named to the NJCAA Pre-Season Top 25 with the Larks coming in at #13. The Larks are coached by Dustin Galyon and return key contributors Jake Hansen, Cody Halverson, Michael Lindauer, and Ty Jordan. Redshirt Freshman Jontray Harris […]

Larks ready to defend Region VI crown

Hesston College men’s basketball coach Dustin Galyon leads his team onto the hardwood in defense of last year’s NJCAA Region VI title and national tournament appearance. Returning contributors from last year’s run include: Jake Hansen (Effingham, Kan.), a 6′5″ wing whose length and defensive presence add to a stingy Hesston defense that allowed just 66 […]

Mann, Rimann Honored as Hesston College’s Top Student Athletes

Malcolm Mann, a sophomore men’s basketball player, and Samantha Rimann, a sophomore volleyball player, were named 2015 male and female Hesston College Student Athletes of the Year at the school’s annual Athletic Banquet April 28. Mann, Plano, Texas, was one of the sophomore leaders to charge the way to a Region VI title and a […]

Larks season comes to an end on day two of Nat’l Tourney

The Hesston College men’s basketball team saw its season end with a 101-84 loss to Lansing (Mich.) CC on Thursday, March 19. The Larks finish at 22-12. Austin Mitchell (Plano, Texas) and Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) capped outstanding sophomore seasons by scoring 19 points each to lead the Hesston offense. Fellow Sophomore Grant Walker (North […]

Larks drop opener at Nationals

The Hesston College men’s basketball team lost 89-53 to Des Moines (Iowa) Area CC on Wednesday, March 18, in the opening round of the NJCAA National Tournament. Kaden Vanderpool (Melvern, Kan.) connected on 3-of-6 from long range to lead Hesston with 10 points. Austin Mitchell (Plano, Texas) added nine points and five rebounds. Jordan Tanner […]

Larks bound for nationals

The Hesston College men’s basketball team secured a trip to the 2015 NJCAA Division II National Tournament, with a thrilling 77-69 win over Kansas City Kansas CC  March 7. Seeded second in the Region VI tourney, Hesston blasted Highland CC 71-51 on Tuesday, March 3, to advance to the championship. The Larks shot an impressive […]

Larks take double-overtime thriller

The Hesston College men’s basketball team earned a stunning, come-from-behind 86-83 win in double overtime over arch-rival Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) on Wednesday, Feb. 18, improving its season record to 18-10. The win moves Hesston into a second place Region VI tie at 6-4. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas), back after missing several games with […]

Larks depth on full display in road win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team cruised by Southeast CC (Beatrice, Neb.) 80-55 on Saturday, Jan. 24, improving its season mark to 15-6. The Larks have won eight straight. Despite missing a pair front-court starters in Jake Hansen (Effingham, Kan.) and leading-scorer Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas), Hesston jumped out to a 39-32 lead at the […]