Larks move back to .500 with win over Cottey College

The Hesston College women’s basketball team won its third straight game, a 58-56 win over Cottey College (Nevada, Mo.) on Saturday, Jan. 18, to climb back to a .500 (9-9) […]

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Larks roll over Rhema; improve to 7-9

The Hesston College women’s basketball team opened up its spring semester schedule with an impressive 71-62 win over Rhema Bible Training Center (Broken Arrow, Okla.). Hesston raced to a 40-26 […]

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Relationships, faith key to basketball star’s success

by Andrew Sharp ’99 When asked to describe her schedule at Hesston College, sophomore guard Makayla Ladwig, Wichita, Kan., describes a full plate, one teeming with relationships, challenges, opportunities and […]

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Lester’s buzzer-beater lifts Larks

The Hesston College women’s basketball team earned a thrilling 66-65 win over Tabor College JV (Hillsboro, Kan.) on Saturday, Nov. 30, after sophomore guard Nikkita Lester’s (Colorado Springs) baseline three-pointer […]

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Larks use late run to earn home win

The Hesston College women’s basketball team defeated Central CC (Columbus, Neb.) 81-70 on Friday, Nov. 29, upping its record to 5-6 on the year. Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, Kan.) paced Hesston […]

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Larks dump Bethel JV 61-35

The Hesston College women’s basketball team picked up a lopsided 61-35 home win over Bethel College JV (North Newton, Kan.) on Wednesday, Nov. 20, moving its record to 3-5 on […]

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Larks down Bethany JV for season’s first win

The Hesston College women’s basketball team beat Bethany College JV (Lindsborg, Kan.) 63-59 on Friday, November 8 to improve its season record to 1-2. Nikkita Lester (Colorado Springs) led all […]

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Larks fall to Pratt, 84-62

The Hesston College women’s basketball team dropped an 84-62 non-region game to Pratt (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, Nov. 5, dropping its season record to 0-2. Nikkita Lester (Colorado Springs) led […]

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Hesston College Community Night features free admission to basketball games

The Hesston College alumni department hosts its annual Community Night during early-season home basketball games on Wednesday, Nov. 13. The teams will face NJCAA Division I Barton Community College (Great […]

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Deep sophomore class looks to build on last year’s success

The Hesston College women’s basketball team returns seven sophomores from last year’s 15-win squad that advanced to the Region VI semifinals. Led by all-region honorable mention pick Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, […]

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Hesston Women’s Basketball adds Saxton to 2013-14 recruiting class

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announced Nichole Saxton, a 5’6” point guard from Tulsa, Okla., as the newest addition to the Larks program. A homeschooled student, Saxton was […]

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Hesston Women’s Basketball adds Snow to 2013-14 recruiting class

Hesston College women’s basketball coach Dan Harrison announced Bethany Snow, a 6’1” post from Park City, Kan., as the newest addition to the Larks’ program. A homeschooled student, Snow played […]

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Larks add Muskogee (Okla.) senior for basketball, soccer

Sydni Carter, a senior at Muskogee (Okla.) High School, will continue her soccer and basketball careers at Hesston College.   A midfielder/defender on the Lady Roughers soccer team, Carter doubled […]

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Davis, Ladwig receive all-region recognition

Hesston College women’s basketball players Destavia Davis (Nacogdoches, Texas) and Makayla Ladwig (Wichita, Kan.) have been named to the NJCAA All-Region VI team. Davis, a sophomore, wrapped up an impressive […]

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Hesston storms back to earn first-round playoff win

The Hesston College women’s basketball team advanced to the second round of the NJCAA Region VI tournament following a thrilling 80-70 win over Kansas City Kansas Community College on Saturday, […]

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