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 […]