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 […]

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 […]

Hannemann, Brown lead Hesston to road win

The Hesston College softball team defeated Allen CC (Iola, Kan.) 7-2 in the second game of a Region VI doubleheader on Saturday, April 2. Allen won the opener 6-0 before the Larks took game two. Riley Hannemann (Flagstaff, Ariz.) was in command the entire game, pitching seven strong innings for the win. Hannemann yielded four […]

Softball signs Albuquerque (N.M.) High speedster

Hesston College softball coach Andrew Sharp announces Brianna Baca, an outfielder/middle infielder from Albuquerque (N.M.) High School, as the latest addition to the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. A three-time first-team all-district outfielder for the Bulldogs, Baca brings speed from the left side of the plate and a versatile glove to the Hesston roster. She adds […]

Strong pitching leads Larks to DH sweep

The Hesston College softball team picked up two wins in a doubleheader sweep (8-3, 6-2) over Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) on Tuesday, March 15, improving its season mark to 11-10. Game-one starter Dakoda Lee (Boise, Idaho) was outstanding in the opener, tossing six solid innings with one earned run, one walk and six strikeouts […]

Hesston takes two on the road

The Hesston College softball team won a pair of games (7-6, 14-10) at McPherson (Kan.) College JV on Monday, Feb. 29, improving its season mark to 9-8. Dakoda Lee (Boise, Idaho) had a big day for Hesston, as the sophomore hurler threw a complete-game to win the opener before tossing three shutout innings to earn […]

Hesston Softball takes road DH

The Hesston College softball team swept a doubleheader (9-3, 13-7) at Sterling (Kan.) College JV on Saturday, Feb. 20, snapping a five-game skid and evening its record at 5-5. Riley Hannemann (Flagstaff, Ariz.) got the game-one win after working into the sixth inning with just three hits allowed and seven strikeouts. Jerrica Brown (Fresno, Calif) […]