Larks hang tight with Scotties, lose late

The Hesston College men&squo;s basketball team traveled to Ben Allen Fieldhouse and lost to Highland (Kan.) Community College 71-58 on Saturday in Region IV play. The Larks dug themselves a quick hole trailing 12-4 with only a few minutes gone. The Scotties enjoyed the lead for most of the half, and saw it reach double digits on a Collin Jasper […]

Larks split opening weekend

Hesston College softball traveled to western Kansas for their opening weekend and lost a double header to Garden City CC Saturday (6-1, 5-3) before beating Pratt (Kan.) Community College on Sunday (8-6, 11-10) Saturday, Garden City, at Tangeman Sports Complex The Broncbusters went up 6-0, before Hesston sophomore Dezz Bretatdo (Whittier, Calif.) hit a sacrifice […]

Larks sweep Bethany College

Game 1 Friday @ Oswald Field Friday’s home opener started on a somber note as Hesston players and coaches and the campus community remembered 2016 Lark infielder Justin Valazquez with a ceremonial first pitch. Vivian Mora, Justin’s aunt, threw the first pitch to Velazquez’s boyhood and college teammate Jayro Rivera. Velazquez, a freshman on last […]

Softball primed for a big 2017

After a preseason scrimmage vs. Tabor College, the Hesston College softball team is ready to get things going. The Larks open their 2017 schedule on the road with a weekend series at Garden City (Kan.) Community College (Feb. 11) and Pratt (Kan.) Community College (Feb. 12). Head Coach Andrew Sharp, entering his eighth season, is […]

Baseball drops two in Wichita

Hesston College baseball dropped both games to the Independence (Kan.) Community College Pirates 13-5 and 3-1 on Tuesday afternoon at McCarthy Field in Wichita. The doubleheader, originally scheduled to be played in Independence, was moved to Newman University. In game one, the Pirates took a 2-0 lead in the top of the second inning, and […]

Larks baseball opens season in Texas

The Hesston College baseball team opened up their 2017 campaign in Dallas, Texas, going 1-3 against the Richland Community College Thunderducks last weekend. The Larks started well in game one Friday afternoon, as the offense exploded with 16 runs defeating Richland CC 16-14 in extra innings. Freshman infielder Jacques Palmer (Arlington, Texas) went 4-6 at […]

Brown Mackie College tops Hesston

The Hesston College women’s basketball team lost 74-62 to the visiting Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) Lions in their final trip to Hesston. BMC has announced the institution will be closing its doors at the end of the school year. The Larks started out brightly, opening the game up 7-2. The Lions then rattled off […]

Johnson County CC knock off Larks

Patrick Cairns scored 19 points, Nick Larkin and Anthony Lupardus added 15 points each as the Johnson County Community College (Overland Park, Kan.) Cavaliers defeated the Hesston College Larks 88-66 Saturday afternoon in Hesston. After the Larks took a narrow two point lead (9-7) to start the game, the Cavaliers rattled off a 14-0 run […]

Cavaliers drop Larks

Arielle Jackson scored 19 points, Tantashea Giger and Austin Richardson each scored 17 to help the lead the NJCAA #14 Johnson County Community College (Overland Park, Kan.) Cavaliers (20-2) past the Hesston College Larks 109-45. The Cavaliers went up 29-8 after the first quarter and never looked back. Johnson County connected on seventeen 3-point baskets […]

Cardinals top Larks

Hesston College men’s basketball, looking to follow up Saturday’s big win at Fort Scott, came up short, losing 75-63 to Labette Community College (Parsons, Kan.) in a hard fought Region VI road game. The Cardinals went up 9-2 in the first few couple minutes, hitting a couple deep shots forcing Hesston College coach Dustin Galyon […]