Volleyball opens signing period by adding local talent

Hesston College volleyball coach Jessica Cleveland announces Alicen Meysing, a 6’0″ right-side hitter from Goessel (Kan.) High School, as the first member of the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. Meysing, a two-time second-team all-state and first-team all-league performer, brings height and athleticism to the net. She was selected to the Kansas Volleyball Association all-state tournament team […]

Larks wrap up impressive 2015 season

The Hesston College volleyball team saw its season end with a loss to Coffeyville (Kan.) CC in the first round of NJCAA Region VI postseason action on Saturday, Nov. 7. Despite the setback, Lark fans look back on another outstanding season by Hesston Volleyball and Head Coach Jessica Cleveland. The Larks went 21-12 in 2015, […]

Larks close regular season with comeback win

The Hesston College volleyball team won a five-set comeback match at Pratt (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, Nov. 2, closing out an impressive 21-11 regular season. After splitting the first two sets (14-25, 25-20) Pratt took a 2-1 lead with a 25-23 third-set win. With its back against the wall, Hesston Volleyball responded with a dominating […]

Volleyball picks up huge road win

The Hesston College volleyball team knocked off Neosho County CC (Chanute, Kan.) in four sets (25-22, 25-16, 19-25, 27-25) on Wednesday, Oct. 14 to improve to 16-10 on the year. The win lifts Hesston to 4-4 in Region VI play with two region matches remaining. After winning the first two sets, Neosho responded with a […]

Larks storm through Indy for third straight win

The Hesston College volleyball team made short work of Independence (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, Oct. 6, winning in three sets (25-18, 25-14, 25-12) to improve to 14-7 on the year and 3-4 in Region VI play. Jacey Guy (Meriden, Kan.), Kortney Cunningham (Almena, Kan.) and Christy Swartzendruber (Shickley, Neb.) had seven kills apiece. Sophomore setter […]

Larks win again, now 7-3 on the year

The Hesston College volleyball team made short work of Allen CC (Iola, Kan.) with a three-set road win (25-13, 25-23, 25-17) on Wednesday, Sept. 9. The Larks have won three matches in a row and five of its last six. Freshman Kourtney Cunningham (Almena, Kan.) swung at a .714 clip (1 error in 14 attempts) […]

Larks take down #15 KCK in three games

The Hesston College volleyball team dispatched visiting Kansas City Kansas CC in three games (25-20, 25-21, 27-25) on Wednesday, Sept. 2, improving its overall record to 3-2. KCK entered the match ranked 15th in the nation after finishing 32-10 in 2014, including a 9-1 mark in Region VI. 2014 All-Region hitter Christy Swartzendruber (Shickley, Neb.) […]

Cloud rallies past Larks in five games

The Hesston College volleyball dropped a five-game match to Cloud County CC (Concordia, Kan.) on Friday, Aug. 28, evening its record at 2-2. Cloud took game one 25-23 before Hesston stormed back with consecutive 25-20 wins to go up two games to one. The visiting Thunderbirds responded with a 25-18 win in the fourth game […]

Volleyball opens with a pair of wins

The Hesston College volleyball team opened its 2015 campaign in style by picking up two wins in a home tri on Saturday, Aug. 22. The Larks knocked off Friends University JV (Wichita, Kan.) in three sets (25-14, 25-19, 25-19) before cruising to another three-set win (25-15, 25-19, 25-12) over Kansas Wesleyan University JV (Salina, Kan.) […]