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 […]

Softball signs Washington infielder

Hesston College softball coach Andrew Sharp announces Bailyn Piecewicz, a middle infielder/outfielder from Mt. Spokane (Wash.) High School, as the newest addition to the Larks program. A softball team captain and Most Valuable Player her sophomore year, Piecewicz was a three-year varsity starter in the infield at Mt. Spokane High. She also played high school […]

Volleyball adds Kansas middle hitter to 2015 recruiting class

Hesston College volleyball coach Jessica Cleveland announces Reilly Malone, a 5’9″ middle hitter from Bishop Seabury Academy, Lawrence, Kan., as the latest addition to the Larks program. Malone, a first-team all-area performer, received MVP and Most Improved Player recognition following her senior year at Bishop Seabury where she holds the school record for kills. “Reilly […]

Larks rally falls short in Region VI playoff

The Hesston College softball team saw its season end with a first-round playoff loss at Johnson County CC (Overland Park, Kan.) in a best-of-three series Sunday, April 26. JCCC won the opener 8-0 before holding on for a 4-3 series-clinching win in game two. Down 4-0 heading into the sixth inning of the elimination game, […]

Men’s Soccer signs Harrisonville (Mo.) senior to letter-of-intent

Hesston College men’s soccer coach Michael Armstrong announces Chris Buerge, a center mid/center back from Harrisonville (Mo.) High School, as the newest addition to the Larks 2015 recruiting class. A captain at Harrisonville High, Buerge was a first-team all-conference and first-team all-district player his senior year, and an all-district player his junior season. Aside from […]

Softball sweeps on sophomore night

The Hesston College softball team earned a doubleheader sweep (5-3, 4-3) over Bethel College (North Newton, Kan.) on Wednesday, April 22, closing out its home schedule in style. In the opener, freshman Dakoda Lee’s (Boise, Idaho) first-inning three-run home run gave the Larks an early lead, while RBI’s by Alicia Ramirez (Albuquerque, N.M.) and sophomore […]

Larks earn 7-2 home win as postseason nears

The Hesston College baseball team picked up a 7-2 home win over Central Christian College JV (McPherson, Kan.) on Wednesday, April 22, upping its mark to 17-18. Four Hesston pitchers combined for seven strong innings on the mound, yielding just five total hits without an earned run. Hesston hurlers struck out out eight and didn’t […]

Hesston men down Tabor 6-3

The Hesston College men’s tennis team dropped visiting Tabor College (Hillsboro) 6-3 on Tuesday, April 21, improving its season record to 7-8. Following two doubles wins, freshmen Andry Stutzman (Harrisonburg, Va.) and Caleb Schrock-Hurst (Harrisonburg, Va.) recorded key straight-set wins (6-3, 6-4 and 6-0, 6-4 respectfully), running the match total to four. Needing one more […]

Hershberger, Diener lead Larks to win

The Hesston College women’s tennis team picked up a 7-2 win over Central Christian College (McPherson, Kan.) on Tuesday, April 14, upping its season mark to 2-11. Freshmen Brooke Hershberger (Goshen, Ind.) and Dusti Diener (Harrisonville, Mo.) set the tone at one and two singles, respectively, with dominant straight set wins (Hershberger: 6-0, 6-0), (Diener: […]

Women’s basketball adds local talent

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Kelsey Unruh, a 6’1” post from Hesston (Kan.) High School, as the latest addition to the Larks program. A two-time second-team all-league and honorable mention all-state player at Hesston High, Unruh played a key role in the Swathers back-to-back state titles the last two years. As a […]

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 […]

Larks get road sweep over Indy

The Hesston College softball team swept a Region VI double header at Independence (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, April 14, pounding out 10 hits in a 10-4 game-one win before winning the nightcap by a 7-5 score. In the opener, Dakoda Lee (Boise, Idaho) tossed a complete-game, allowing four earned runs and striking out three. Alicia […]