Women’s basketball eager to start new season

The Hesston College women’s basketball team returns five sophomores from last year’s 14-win squad that advanced to the Region VI semifinals. Bethany Snow, a 6’3” post, returns to lead the Hesston frontcourt after averaging eight points and eight rebounds a game last year. The sophomore from Park City, Kan. recorded 10 double-doubles after Christmas break. […]

Women’s basketball adds Thompson for 2014-15 season

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Jermani Thompson, a 5’5” shooting guard from East St. John High School, Reserve, La., as the latest addition to the Larks program. A second-team all-district player, Thompson helped East St. John High to a district championship her senior year. She will study nursing at Hesston. “Jermani is […]

McClellan signs to play women’s basketball

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Reagan McClellan, a 5’6″ point guard from Northern Heights High School, Allen, Kan., as the latest addition to the Larks program. A freshman last year at Allen Community College, Iola, Kan., McClellan adds experience and depth to the Hesston backcourt. An all-league honorable mention player in 2012-13, […]

Women’s basketball signs Northern Valley High (Long Island, Kan.) senior to letter of intent

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Brooke Hammond, a 5’5” guard from Northern Valley High School, Long Island, Kan., as the newest addition to the Larks program. A two-time all-Western Kansas Liberty League player, Hammond also participated in volleyball and track at NVHS. “Brooke is a lefty shooter who has great range with […]

Women’s basketball signs Sunrise Christian Academy senior

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Mandy Cockrell, a 5’10” forward from Sunrise Christian Academy, Wichita, Kan., as the newest addition to the Larks program. An all-league second-team player her senior year, Cockrell also participated in cheer, track and softball at Sunrise Christian.  A National Honor Society member and Principal’s Honor Roll student, […]

Hesston College women’s basketball signs Graber to letter of intent

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Alyssa Graber, a 5’4” guard from Wolford (N.D.) Public School, as the newest addition to the Larks program. A recipient of the Hardest Worker Award and Sportsmanship Award in basketball, Graber helped Wolford to a 17-7 season and third-place region finish. Valedictorian and an Honor Roll student […]

Women’s basketball signs Marais des Cygnes Valley High seniors

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Erin Coffman, a 5’8” guard/forward, and Morgan Coffman, a 5’11” post, both seniors at Marais des Cygnes Valley High School, Melvern, Kan., as the newest additions to the Larks program. Prior to transferring to MdCV, the sisters won a national championship in basketball while playing for Cornerstone […]

Women’s basketball signs Marais des Cygnes Valley High senior

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announces Brittany Kramer, a 5’9” guard from Marais des Cygnes Valley High School, Melvern, Kan., as the newest addition to the Larks program. A four-time all-league player and first-team all-state selection in 2013-14, Kramer averaged 18.3 points per game as a senior, leading MdCV High to league championship. […]

Yoder, Ladwig Honored as Top Student Athletes

Nick Yoder, a sophomore baseball player, and Makayla Ladwig, a sophomore women’s basketball player, were named the 2014 male and female Hesston College Student Athletes of the Year. Yoder, Millersburg, Ohio, a leader among the winningest class in Hesston baseball history, battled injuries his sophomore campaign but still contributed from the shortstop position with award-winning […]

Larks advance to Region VI second round

The Hesston College women’s basketball team won a thrilling 86-85 win over Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) on Saturday, March 1 in the first round of Region VI playoffs. Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, Kan.) paced the Hesston offense with 24 points. Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) added 14 points and a team-high 13 rebounds. Nikkita Lester […]

Larks ease past Brown Mackie 76-61

The Hesston College women’s basketball team notched a 76-61 win over Brown Mackie College (Salina, Kan.) on Wednesday, Feb, 12, evening its season mark at 13-13 (3-3 in Region VI). Nikki Lowry (Falcon, Colo.) enjoyed a huge night, pouring in 21 points on 10-of-15 shooting to lead Hesston. Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) added 18 […]

Hesston puts up good fight against #2 Highland

The Hesston College women’s basketball team played a well-fought game against number-two ranked Highland (Kan.) CC but ultimately fell 63-54 to the Scotties. The loss evened Hesston’s overall record at 12-12 (2-3 in Region VI).  Hesston freshman Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) led with 14 points, while Nikkita Lester (Colorado Springs, Colo.) and Makayla Ladwig […]

Larks cruise to comfortable road win

The Hesston College women’s basketball team defeated Rhema Bible College (Broken Arrow, Okla.) 64-46 on Monday, Jan. 27 to move its season mark to 11-10. Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, Kan.) led the way with 14 points and 12 rebounds, while Nikkita Lester (Colorado Springs, Colo.) added 10 points and five steals. Bethany Snow (Park City, Kan.) […]