Baer paces Hesston at Tabor Invite

Running against NCAA Div. II, NAIA and NJCAA talent, the Hesston College men’s cross country team competed well at the Tabor College (Hillsboro, Kan.) Invitational on Friday, Sept. 25. Hesston runners averaged 30:24.77 and finished 6th among nine programs. Wyatt Baer (Marshallville, Ohio) placed 18th overall and first for the Larks with an 8K time […]

Larks show improvement in second race

The Hesston College men’s cross country team placed 7th among eight two-year colleges at the Terry Masterson Classic 8K race hosted by Hutchinson (Kan.) CC on Saturday, Sept. 12. Freshman Wyatt Baer (Marshallville, Ohio) finished 19th (among 65 total runners) with a time of 29:56.0 to lead Hesston. Bryce Nitzsche (Milford, Neb.) finished just behind […]

Men’s cross country signs Bellingham (Wash.) senior for 2015 season

Hesston College men’s cross country coach Gerry Sieber announces Jonah Short-Miller, a senior runner at Bellingham (Wash.) High School, as the newest addition to the Larks program. A captain his senior year, Short-Miller was named team MVP and given the school’s Senior Leadership Award following Bellingham’s fifth-place district finish in cross country. “Jonah is a […]

Men’s Cross Country adds Nebraska runner for 2015 season

Hesston College men’s cross country coach Gerry Sieber announces Christian Martin, a senior at Milford (Neb.) High School, as the newest addition to the Larks program. Martin, a part of Milford High’s back-to-back cross country state championship teams, also played football, basketball and golf for the school. He will study sociology at Hesston. “We’re thrilled […]

Men’s cross country signs Arizona runner for 2015 recruiting class

Hesston College men’s cross country coach Gerry Sieber announces Clay Axness, a senior at Deer Valley High School, Glendale, Ariz., as the newest addition to the Larks program. A four-sport athlete at Deer Valley High, Axness participated in track, soccer and volleyball in addition to cross country. “A multi-sport athlete and an effervescent spirit, Clay […]

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 […]