Larks Volleyball finishes 2014 campaign with 21-8 mark

The Hesston College volleyball team lost its first-round playoff game (25-13, 25-14, 25-15) against Ft. Scott (Kan.) CC on Saturday, Nov. 8, ending its memorable year at 21-8. 2014 represented a remarkable turnaround for fourth-year coach Jessica Cleveland as the Larks bounced back from a disappointing 2013 to post the most successful season in recent […]

Volleyball win streak at 10 as Larks sweep tri

The Hesston College volleyball team continued its roll with a pair of impressive wins at a triangular hosted by Southeast CC (Beatrice, Neb.) Saturday, Oct. 18. In the opener against Southwestern CC (Creston, Iowa), Hesston won easily (25-16, 25-18, 25-14) on the strength of Christy Swartzendruber’s (Shickley, Neb.) team-high 12 kills to go along with […]

Larks trounce Indy: win streak at seven

Another game, another win for Hesston College Volleyball. The  Larks traveled to Independence (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, Oct. 7, and quickly dispatched the Pirates in three games (25-16, 25-19, 25-16) for its seventh win in a row. Hesston, now 16-5 overall (4-2 in Region VI play), looks like a lock for a postseason bid. Sam […]

Hesston knocks off nationally-ranked Ft Scott

The Hesston College volleyball team recorded a huge mid-season win over Region VI stalwart and #11-ranked Fort Scott (Kan.) CC on Wednesday, Oct. 1, stretching the Larks’ winning streak to five games. Christy Swartzendruber (Shickley, Neb.) had a team-high 11 kills and 10 digs, while Sam Rimann (Liberty Hill, Texas) led with 13 digs. Karli […]

Larks cap 3-0 homecoming weekend with thrilling win

The Hesston College volleyball team made it a 3-0 homecoming weeknd thanks to a thrilling five-game win (25-21, 25-14, 15-25, 20-25, 17 -15) over Clarendon College on Saturday, Sept. 27. With the weekend wins, the Larks now stand at an impressive 13-5. In Friday’s win (25-15, 26-24, 25-18) over Tabor College JV, Christy Swartzendruber’s (Shickley, […]

Hesston races past Highland for Region VI win

The Hesston College volleyball team returned to its winning ways with a resounding 3-0 win (25-17, 25-16, 25-22) over Highland (Kan.) CC on Wednesday, Sept. 24. Abby Regier (Newton, Kan.) had 27 assists for the Larks, while Christy Swartzendruber (Shickely, Neb.) led with 17 kills. Sam Rimann (Liberty Hill, Texas) had a team-high 13 digs. […]

Larks fly past Allen in Region VI home opener

The Hesston College volleyball team continued its solid play this season with a four-game home win (25-21, 20-25, 25-23, 25-21) over Allen CC (Iola, Kan.) on Wednesday, Sept. 10. Christy Swartzendruber (Shickley, Neb.) had a team-high 23 digs and 17 kills. Sam Rimann (Liberty Hill, Texas) added 20 digs. Karli Rodriguez (Harker Heights, Texas) had […]

Larks roll past Dodge City

The Hesston College volleyball team built on its early season success with a resounding three-game win (25-20, 25-21, 25-18) at NJCAA Div. I Dodge City (Kan. ) CC on Friday, Sept. 5. Christy Swartzendruber (Shickley, Neb.) had a game-high 13 kills and 10 digs for Hesston. Sam Rimann (Liberty Hill, Texas) had a team-high 11 […]

Hesston earns 2-2 mark at Vernon Tourney

The Hesston College volleyball team added two more wins in its young season with a solid showing at the Vernon (Texas) College Tournament August 29-30. After falling in three games in the opening match against Panola College (Carthage, Texas), the Larks responded with an impressive five-game win (25-17, 19-25, 16-25, 25-16, 15-9) over Western Texas […]

Larks fly to 3-0 start

The Hesston College volleyball team defeated Bethany College JV (Lindsborg, Kan.) in three games (25-10, 25-16, 25-20) on Wednesday, Aug. 27, improving its season mark to 3-0. Christy Swartzendruber (Shickley, Neb.) had a team-high 10 kills and added 12 digs for Hesston. Sam Rimann (Liberty Hill, Texas) led the team with 18 digs, while Casey […]

Larks open season with pair of home wins

The Hesston College volleyball team opened its 2014 schedule with a pair of convincing wins in a home triangular on Sat., August 23. After beating Friends University JV (Wichita, Kan.) in four games (25-21, 25-17, 18-25, 25-14), Hesston capped off the day with a three-game win (25-17, 25-21, 25-11) over Bethel College JV (North Newton, […]