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 […]

Huge first half lifts Hesston to easy win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team jumped out to a 47-14 halftime lead against Kansas Wesleyan University JV en route to a 79-42 win on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Austin Mitchell (Plano, Texas) and Cody Halverson (Temple, Texas) scored 14 points each to lead Hesston. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) added 10 points, while Malcolm Mann (Plano, […]

Hesston rolls to 2-0 start

The Hesston College women’s basketball team earned its second win in as many tries by besting Kansas Wesleyan University JV 74-61 at home on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Freshman Brittany Kramer (Melvern, Kan.) scored 16 points aided by an 8-for-8 showing at the stripe to lead Hesston. Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) scored 13 points and […]

Athletics at Hesston College

“I would define a successful student athlete at Hesston College in three ways. One – that they have become a better athlete…than they were when they came to our campus. Secondly they have developed confidence in themselves, confidence in their ability to make that next step. And third, I would define a successful student athlete […]

Hesston starts strong with 79-51 win

The Hesston College men’s basketball team defeated Bethel College JV (North Newton, Kan.) 79-51 on Friday, Oct. 31, securing a win in its season opener. Jordan Tanner (Houston, Texas) scored 21 points (9-12 from the floor) and grabbed five rebounds to lead Hesston to the win. Malcolm Mann (Plano, Texas) scored 11 points, handed out […]

Larks cruise to 1-0 start

The Hesston College women’s basketball team kicked off its 2014-15 campaign with a 82-66 win at McPPherson (Kan.) College JV on Friday, Oct. 31. Freshman Brittany Kramer (Melvern, Kan.) scored 24 points to pace the Larks offense, while Taelor Drew (Wiley, Texas) added 14 points and a team-high eight assists in the win. J’liyah Tillman […]

Women’s basketball eager to start new season

The Hesston College women’s basketball team returns five sophomores from last year’s 14-win squad that advanced to the Region VI semifinals. Bethany Snow, a 6’3” post, returns to lead the Hesston frontcourt after averaging eight points and eight rebounds a game last year. The sophomore from Park City, Kan. recorded 10 double-doubles after Christmas break. […]