Volleyball defeats Red Devils in five sets

The Hesston College volleyball team traveled to Iola, Kan., and defeated Allen Community College Red Devils 3-2 (25-14, 22-25, 25-19, 17-25, 15-13) on Saturday afternoon. The Larks started out strong winning the first set 25-14. Allen CC responded by grabbing the second frame 25-22. Hesston College answered in the third set to go up 2-1 […]

Greyhounds knock off Larks

The Hesston College volleyball team fell to the visiting Fort Scott Community College Greyhounds in three sets – 14-25, 11-25, 18-25 – on Wednesday evening at the Yost Center. Fort Scott raced out to early leads in each frame, forcing the Larks to play from behind, unable to rally. Sophomore, Erin Brubaker (Goessel, Kan.) led […]

Lark volleyball tops Cardinals

The Hesston College Larks volleyball team defeated the visiting Labette Community College cardinals in three sets, 25-19, 25-22, 25-20. The Larks came out strong in the first set, opening up a five point lead early. Labette CC made a rally midway through the first set as they trailed 13-9, only to fall 25-19. After taking […]

Volleyball takes down Falcons, falls to Cougars

The Hesston College volleyball team hosted Friends University and the Barton Community College in a home triangular tournament over homecoming weekend. The Larks began the day taking on Friends Falcons JV, an NAIA school from Wichita. Hesston had no problem, downing the Falcons 3-0 (25-12, 25-9, 25-18). The Larks had impressive starts in each set […]

Larks fall to Ravens

Riding momentum from Saturday’s 6-0 weekend sweep of Clarendon College and Pratt CC, wasn’t quite enough to carry the Hesston College Volleyball team over Coffeyville CC on Wednesday. The Larks fell to the Ravens 0-3. Coffeyville opened the match on a 9-4 run and didn’t look back. The Larks traded points throughout the first set […]

Volleyball sweeps home triangular

Hesston College Larks volleyball began the day impressively with a commanding 3-0 victory over the visiting Clarendon (Texas) Bulldogs 25-17, 25-17, 25-16. Clarendon, a team the Larks faced last month in Texas, won the earlier match 3-1 in August. Freshman Jessica Aguilar (Brownsville, Texas) lifted the Larks with five aces and sophomore Erin Brubaker (Goessel, […]

Larks fall to Blue Devils in Kansas City

The Hesston College volleyball team fell to nationally ranked Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC) in three sets 19-25, 17-25, 22-25 in Kansas City Wednesday evening. The Larks are 6-8 overall. The Larks showed some fight throughout, especially in the third frame, almost forcing a fourth set. The Blue Devils proved to be the tougher […]

Volleyball splits at McPherson Tri

The Hesston College volleyball team went 1-1 on Saturday at the McPherson College triangular. Hesston began the day taking on the Swedes (JV) of Bethany College. After dropping the first set 24-26, the Larks responded by winning three consecutive sets: 25-13, 25-19, 29-27 to win the match and even their overall record at 5-5. Sophomore […]

Brenneman signs with Hesston College Volleyball

Hesston College volleyball coach DeeDee Landes announces Kylie Brenneman, a 5’3″ defensive specialist from Hesston (Kan.) High School, as the latest member of the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. A three-sport letter-winner at Hesston High, Brenneman helped Hesston High Volleyball to a third-place finish at the state tournament her senior year. She was an all-Central Kansas […]

Swartzendruber, Hansen honored as Hesston College’s Top Student Athletes

Christy Swartzendruber, a sophomore women’s volleyball player, and Jake Hansen, a sophomore men’s basketball player, were named 2016 male and female Hesston College Student Athletes of the Year at the school’s annual Athletic Banquet. Swartzendruber, Shickley, Neb., a two-time all-region player and Hesston Volleyball’s all-time leader in digs, was a huge contributor the last two […]

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 […]