Larks end fall semester in style

The Hesston College men’s basketball team gave itself an early Christmas present by handling Central Christian JV (McPherson, Kan.) 87-54 on Saturday, Dec. 6, to close its fall semester schedule on a good note. Five Hesston players scored in double-figures, led by Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas), who went a perfect 7-for-7 from the field en […]

Volleyball opens 2015 recruiting class with local signing

Hesston College volleyball coach Jessica Cleveland announces Jessanna Nebel, a 5’9” right side hitter/defensive specialist from Hesston (Kan.) High School, as the first signee to the Larks 2015 recruiting class. An all-Central Kansas League honorable mention selection, Nebel finished in the top ten of Swather record books for kills, assists, blocks and digs. She helped […]

Larks rout Bethel; move to 8-5

The Hesston College women’s basketball team beat Bethel College JV 70-41 on Saturday, Nov. 29 to improve its record to 8-5. Brittany Kramer (Melvern, Kan.) scored 19 points and grabbed six rebounds for the Larks, while Dominique Needham (Salt Lake City, Utah) added eight points. Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) pulled down a game-high seven […]

NOC Enid gets by Larks

The Hesston College men’s basketball team suffered a 72-66 setback to Northern Oklahoma College (Enid) on Saturday, Nov. 29, dropping the Larks to 7-6 on the year. Malcolm Mann (Plano, Texas) and Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) scored a dozen points each to lead Hesston. Mann added five rebounds and four assists. Tanner blocked six shots […]

Larks win by 20; improve to 7-5

The Hesston College men’s basketball team improved its season record to 7-5 with a convincing 70-50 home win over Tabor College JV (Hillsboro, Kan.) on Friday, Nov. 28. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) continued his solid play with 24 points and 15 rebounds, both game highs. Tanner converted on 10-of-11 from the floor and blocked four […]

Larks dump Sterling JV; improve to 5-3

The Hesston College men’s basketball team routed Sterling (Kan.) College JV 90-55 Saturday, Nov. 15. improving its season mark to 5-3. Hesston shot over 50 percent (35-of-68) from the floor in the win. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) continued his torrid start to the year with 19 points and nine rebounds. The sophomore is averaging over […]

Larks drop region opener to Labette

The Hesston College women’s basketball team lost its Region VI opener 81-64 at home against Labette CC on Wednesday, Nov. 12, dropping the Larks to 2-3. J’liyah Tillman (Muskogee, Okla.) led Hesston with 13 points. Morgan Coffman (Vassar, Kan.) added 11 points and eight rebounds. Brittany Kramer (Melvern, Kan.) scored 11 points. Hesston shot 13-of-44 […]

Women’s Soccer makes players’ worlds smaller

When Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr recruited midfielder Chihiro Hikita, Hokuto, Japan, he correctly assumed he’d added an unmistakable talent and instant scoring threat. Hikita didn’t disappoint in the fall of 2011, leading Hesston to a then program-best seven wins. What Kehr didn’t realize is that Hikita was the first of many Japanese […]

Larks Volleyball finishes 2014 campaign with 21-8 mark

The Hesston College volleyball team lost its first-round playoff game (25-13, 25-14, 25-15) against Ft. Scott (Kan.) CC on Saturday, Nov. 8, ending its memorable year at 21-8. 2014 represented a remarkable turnaround for fourth-year coach Jessica Cleveland as the Larks bounced back from a disappointing 2013 to post the most successful season in recent […]

College thanks local community with free event

Hesston College will host its annual Community Night during early season home basketball games on Wednesday, Nov. 12. The teams will face Region VI foe Labette Community College, Parsons, Kan., with women’s tip off at 6 p.m. and the men at 8 p.m. in Yost Center. Admission is free for all. The evening will include […]