Larks stumble late, fall to Raiders

The Hesston College women’s basketball team traveled to Columbus, Neb., Sunday, but lost at Raider Fieldhouse on the campus of Central Community College 99-84. The Raiders took a 31-20 advantage after the first quarter, and led 50-31 at halftime. A hot shooting Larks in the third quarter allowed them to storm back and take a […]

Larks rally to beat Storm

The Hesston College women’s basketball team shrugged off a slow start to come back and defeat the visiting Southeast Community College (Beatrice, Neb.) Storm 80-78. The Larks were unable to find their offensive flow in the first half, trailing by 10 points midway through the second quarter. Hesston was able to chip away at the […]

Lark women fall in Nebraska

Hesston College women’s basketball dropped a 74-62 game in to host Southeast Community College Storm (Beatrice, Neb.) on the weekend. The Larks fell behind early trailing 20-11 after the first quarter, and were forced to play from behind from then on. In the second quarter some shots started to drop, but ultimately too many turnovers […]

Free Lark basketball and activities as part of Alumni/Community Basketball Night

The Hesston College campus community invites alumni and the public to Alumni/Community Basketball Night, Thursday, Nov. 17, at Yost Center on the Hesston College campus. The event will feature Lark women’s and men’s basketball games, activities, entertainment and fun for the whole family. Admission is free. The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m., when the […]

Women’s Basketball adds three more for upcoming season

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Jeff Jacobs announces Shaelyn Headrick, a 5’5” guard from Cheraw (Colo.) High School, Carissa Slabach, a 5’8” guard from Berean Academy, Elbing, Kan., and Reva Smith, a 5’5” guard from Nowata (Okla.) High School, as the latest additions to the Larks program. Headrick, a four-time All-High Plains Conference player, will […]

Women’s Basketball signs Horton to letter-of-intent

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Jeff Jacobs announces Kara Horton, a 5’10” power forward from Northern Heights High School, Allen, Kan., as the latest addition to the Larks program. A second-team all-Flint Hills League player, Horton was an all-state honorable mention selection as a season. She played volleyball and softball in addition to basketball for […]

For the love of the game: Alumna to make NFL coaching debut

“Oh, wow, you play football?” the young woman asked Katie Sowers, who was waiting to have her photo taken for this story in the locker room also being used by the girl’s high school basketball team that was warming up for upcoming tipoff. “I would love to play football!” “You can!” Sowers encouraged. “How old […]

Women’s basketball signs Hutchinson guard

Hesston College Women’s Basketball announces Connor Atkinson, a point guard/shooting guard from Hutchinson (Kan.) High School, as the newest member of the Larks program. An all-Reno County second-team player, Atkinson averaged over six points and five assists per season as a senior. Aside from basketball, she participated in track and tennis at Hutchinson High. Atkinson […]