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 […]

Larks sign all-state setter

Hesston College Volleyball announces Alyssa Booton, a 5’8″ setter from Goessel (Kan.) High School, as the latest member of the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. Booton joins Goessel teammate Alicen Meysing in Hesston’s recruiting class. A two-time first-team all-state setter, Booton was a three-time all-league performer at Goessel, helping the Bluebirds to a perfect 44-0 state-championship […]

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 […]