Women’s Soccer adds Texas defender to 2015 recruiting class

Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr announces Rachel Brown, a defender from McKinney (Texas) High School, as the newest member of the Larks 2015 recruiting class. Brown, a second-team academic all-state selection, helped McKinney High to a district championship her senior year. A Texas Association of Soccer Coaches academic all-state pick, Brown will study […]

Women’s Soccer adds forward to 2015 recruiting class

Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr announces Christy Kauffman, a forward from West Liberty (Ohio)-Salem High School, as the newest member of the Larks 2015 recruiting class. A key part of West Liberty-Salem’s conference championship team in 2014, Kauffman tallied nine goals and seven assists and brings athleticism and experience to the Larks attack. […]

Women’s Soccer signs Iowa Mennonite School senior

Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr announces Cassidy Bontrager, a goalie/defender/forward from Iowa Mennonite School, Kalona, as the newest member of the Larks 2015 recruiting class. A four year varsity player in soccer and basketball, Bontrager scored one goal and saved 44 shots as a senior for IMS soccer. An academic all-conference selection in […]

Women’s soccer signs Ebersole to letter-of-intent

Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr announces Allison Ebersole, a forward/midfielder from Centaurus High School, Lafayette, Colo., as the first member of the Larks 2015 recruiting class. A first-team all-conference and second-team all-state performer, Ebersole was voted team MVP in soccer and volleyball at Centaurus High. She tallied 10 goals scored as a senior. […]

Women’s Soccer makes players’ worlds smaller

When Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr recruited midfielder Chihiro Hikita, Hokuto, Japan, he correctly assumed he’d added an unmistakable talent and instant scoring threat. Hikita didn’t disappoint in the fall of 2011, leading Hesston to a then program-best seven wins. What Kehr didn’t realize is that Hikita was the first of many Japanese […]

Women’s soccer earns road win

The Hesston College women’s soccer team earned a 2-1 win over Southwest Adventist University (Keene, Texas) on Sunday, Oct. 12, improving its record to 4-7-1. Megan Baumgartner (Hesston, Kan.) and Rachel Short-Miller (Bellingham, Wash.) each scored for the Larks, while Cadie Kiger (Jeffersonville, Ind.) and Dusti Diener (Harrisonville, Mo.) recorded assists. Hesston looks to make […]

Larks erupt for 6-0 win

The Hesston College women’s soccer team scored six times after the intermission in a blowout win over Indian Hills CC (Ottumwa, Iowa) on Sunday, Sept. 14, improving its record to 2-4-1. Scoreless at the half, Savannah Sizer (Highlands Ranch, Colo.) put the Larks on the board in the 49th minute, assisted by Dusti Diener (Harrisonville, […]

Larks take down Cowley for first season win

The Hesston College women’s soccer team secured its first victory of the year with an exciting 2-1 overtime win at Cowley College (Arkansas City). Rachel Short-Miller, a sophomore midfielder from Bellingham, Wash., intercepted a pass in the overtime period and converted the breakaway for the winner. Freshman Mikaela Zook (Middlebury, Ind.) scored Hesston’s first goal […]

Larks earns 1-1 draw against Rose State

The Hesston College women’s soccer team went three overtime periods on Tuesday, Sept. 2 against Rose State College (Midwest City, Okla.), finally finishing at a 1-1 draw. Machi Kanematsu (Osaka, Japan) gave Hesston a 1-0 lead in the 51st minute on an assist from Dusti Diener (Harrisonville, Mo.). Rose State answered with less than four […]

Hesston women’s soccer ready to take a step up

Fourth-year Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr points to improved team speed and an infusion of freshmen talent as the Larks seek to improve upon last year’s six-win season. Nine first-year players complement a sophomore class led by returning scorer Rachel Short-Miller (Bellingham, Wash.) to give the Larks an athletic roster seeking a second-consecutive […]

Women’s soccer adds Oologah (Okla.) grad to 2014 roster

Women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr announces Chase Spencer, a forward from Oologah (Okla.) Public School, as the newest addition to Hesston’s 2014 recruiting class.  A three-sport athlete at Oologah, Spencer ran track and played basketball in addition to soccer. A captain her senior year in soccer, Spencer was named Outstanding Forward following her sophomore and […]

Marais des Cygnes Valley High senior inks with Hesston College women’s basketball and soccer

Hesston College coaches Bryan Kehr and Dan Harrison announce Erin Coffman, a senior at Marais des Cygnes Valley High School, Melvern, Kan., as the newest addition to the Larks women’s soccer and basketball programs, respectively. Coffman played soccer and basketball for Cornerstone homeschool team through her junior year before transferring to MdCV. While competing for […]