Hesston College announces new women’s basketball coach

Hesston College athletic director Rob Ramseyer introduces Jeff Jacobs as head coach of the Larks women’s basketball program. “We’re thrilled to bring Jeff to campus in this important role,” Ramseyer said. “He has vast experience in coaching, mentoring, organization and leadership. I’m eager to see how he puts his talents to use for our women’s […]

Larks claim Region VI crown

The Hesston College baseball team captured the 2016 NJCAA Region VI title on Sunday, May 1, following a 8-7 win over Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) in game four of the five-game series. The Larks entered the day up 2-0 following a Saturday home sweep. BMC staved off elimination in game three with a walk-off […]

Larks sign Oklahoma catcher to letter-of-intent

Hesston College softball coach Andrew Sharp announces Jordan Walton, a catcher/utility from Newkirk (Okla.) High School, as the latest addition to the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. Walton helped lead Newkirk High to three consecutive district championships and was twice named an all-conference player. As a senior, Walton hit .363 with 14 doubles and threw out […]

Larks walk off with weekend series sweep

The Hesston College baseball team completed a four-game weekend sweep of Wentworth Military Academy (Lexington, Mo.) by taking two games on Sunday, April 24. The Larks won 10-3 in game one before a thrilling walk-off 5-4 win in extra innings in game two to improve Hesston to 18-33 on the year. Kyler Cox (Little River, […]

Larks sweep Wentworth behind pair of gems

The Hesston College baseball team picked up two wins (3-2, 1-0) over Wentworth Military Academy on Saturday, April 23. Although the double header went a combined 15 innings, just two Hesston pitchers toed the runner, as sophomore Collin Loutensock (West Valley, Utah) and freshman Matt Gregory (New Caney, Texas) each tossed complete games in the […]

Men’s Tennis adds local talent

Hesston College men’s tennis coach Myron Diener announces Garrett Roth, a senior at Hesston (Kan.) High School, as the newest addition to the Larks’ recruiting class. Roth is a three-sport athlete at Hesston High; competing in football and basketball in addition to his time with Swathers’ Tennis. Roth was a member of Hesston High’s 2015 […]

Men’s Soccer adds Ohio midfielder

Hesston College Men’s Soccer announces Landon Baer, a center/outside midfielder from South Range High School, North Lima, Ohio, as the newest addition to the Larks program. A first-team all-county performer and four-year letter-winner, Baer helped fuel a South Range High program that captured a pair of regional titles, a state runner-up finish, and three district […]

Softball goes 2-2 in weekend action

The Hesston College softball team picked up a pair of wins (9-5, 14-4) over Fort Scott (Kan.) CC on Friday, April 15, before falling the next day in two close pitching duels (1-0, 2-1) with 18th-ranked Johnson County CC (Overland Park, Kan.). Sophomore pitchers Dakota Lee (Boise, Idaho) and Riley Hannemann (Flagstaff, Ariz.) tossed two […]

Loutensock’s complete game leads Larks to win

The Hesston College baseball team split with Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) on Saturday, April 16, winning 8-2 in the opener before BMC won 6-5 in the nine inning nightcap. Hesston sophomore hurler Collin Loutensock (West Valley, Utah) went the distance in game one, allowing just two runs on six hits. Loutensock fanned four in […]

Softball signs Martin to letter-of-intent

Hesston College softball coach Andrew Sharp announces Taylor Martin, a pitcher/centerfielder from Garden Spot High School, New Holland, Pa., as the latest addition to the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. A four-year letter-winner for Garden Spot High, Martin has been named a first-team all-league player every season for the Spartans. Martin has earned Offensive Player of […]

Berry, Shelby lead Larks to win

The Hesston College baseball team got back in the win column with a 6-5 victory over Central Christian JV (McPherson, Kan.) on Wednesday, April 13. Sophomores Andrew Berry (Mulvane, Kan.) and Jake Shelby (McKinney, Texas) enjoyed big days for the Larks. Berry went 2-for-4 with a run scored and a home run, while Shelby had […]

Volleyball adds more talent to incoming class

Hesston College volleyball coach DeeDee Landes announces Haley Unruh, a 5’10” middle hitter/blocker from South Central High School (Coldwater, Kan.), as the newest addition to the Hesston program. A first-team all-league selection as a senior, Unruh was a key part of South Central’s sub-state championship in 2015. Aside from volleyball, she played varsity basketball and […]