Pair of former Larks compete at NCAA national race

Two former Hesston College graduates and men’s cross country runners, Jacob Landis (Sterling, Ill.) and Ryan Gehman (Millersville, Pa.), finished their seasons by competing in the NCAA Div. III cross country championships held Nov. 22 at Kings Island Golf Center, Mason, Ohio. Landis and Gehman both represented Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, Va., in the men’s […]

Keak, Dungan lead Larks to 2nd-place finish

The Hesston College men’s cross country competed well in the Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) Invitational on Saturday, Oct. 18. The Larks, led by a pair of top-five runners, enjoyed a second place finish. Freshman Muoch Keak (Lincoln, Neb.) placed fourth overall in the men’s 8K with a 27:18.32. Right behind was sophomore teammate Ryan […]

Goshen (Ind.) High senior inks with Hesston College men’s cross country

Hesston College men’s cross country coach Gerry Sieber announces Jonathan Gonzalez, a senior at Goshen (Ind.) High School, as the newest addition to the Larks 2014 recruiting class. Gonzalez will join the Larks at the semester break. In addition to cross country, Gonzalez competed in track and field for Goshen High. A Scholar Athlete and […]

Men’s cross country adds Bethel Christian Academy (Ottawa, Kan.) senior

Hesston College men’s cross country coach Gerry Sieber announces Austin Braddock, a senior from Bethel Christian Academy, Ottawa, Kan., as the newest addition to the Larks program. A two-time President’s Education Award winner at Bethel Academy, Braddock will study disaster management at Hesston. “Austin’s small private high school does not have a cross country team […]

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 Hesston programs finished in the top twenty of the national academic team standings. Hesston’s men’s program recorded an impressive 3.534 team mark, good for eighth […]

Landis runs well at nationals

Hesston College men’s cross country runner Josh Landis, Sterling, Ill., wrapped up his Hesston running career by competing in the NJCAA national meet on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Fort Dodge, Iowa. Landis represented Hesston well in the prestigious event that included 298 runners. Landis’ time of 28:22.7 in the men’s 8k equaled a 5:43 average […]