Larks race past Roadrunners in California

Hesston College softball finished their West Coast road trip in style, easing past the College of the Desert Roadrunners – 15-0 in five innings, and 11-1 in the second game at Kenny Dalglish field in Palm Desert, California. The Larks finish their four game swing with a 3-1 record after splitting 1-1 with San Bernardino […]

Softball wins first game in California

The Hesston College softball team knocked off San Bernardino Valley College 12-9 in eight innings, before dropping the second game to the Wolverines, 7-2. Hesston moves to 13-9 on the season and will play another double header on Tuesday when they face off with the College of the Desert Roadrunners (Palm Desert, Calif.). First pitch […]

Softball takes one from Warriors

The Hesston College softball team traveled to Sterling, Kan., and picked up a shutout win (4-0) in the first game against the Warriors before falling 10-2 in the second matchup. The Larks’ pitching was solid in game one, also receiving good play defensively to perverse the 4-0 win. The Warriors got the bats going early […]

Larks take one from Panthers

The Hesston College softball team defeated Neosho County CC 9-1 (5 innings) in the first game Sunday, March 5, before dropping the second game 8-0 (5 innings) to the Panthers. In the game one, sophomore Ally Steiner (Phoenix, Ariz.) was perfect at the plate (3-3) with a double, RBI and a run scored to help […]

Larks split with Threshers

After a successful weekend in which the Hesston College softball team took three of four games, they split with the Bethel College Threshers on Tuesday afternoon at Hesston City Diamond. The Larks won game one 3-2, before falling 11-3 (6 innings) in the second game. Freshman Kendall Richardson’s (Lodi, Calif.) 2-run home run early in […]

Larks take down Swedes

Hesston College softball traveled to Lindsborg, Kan., and knocked off Bethany College JV in a double header 7-6, 14-2 (5) at Anderson Athletic Complex on Tuesday afternoon. After the Swedes took an early lead, the Larks rallied from 4-0 down. Freshman infielder Kendall Richardson (Lodi, Calif.) connected on a two-run double in the sixth inning […]

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 […]

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 […]

Softball inks Utah slugger

Hesston College softball coach Andrew Sharp announces Kayleigh Johnson, an infielder/corner outfielder from Sky View High School, Smithfield, Utah, as the latest addition to the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. Johnson, a two-time all-valley and second-team all-region player, has been a mainstay in the middle of the Bobcats lineup the past several seasons. She’s helped Sky […]

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 […]

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 […]