Hesston College's women's cross country team poses in front of a banner at the NJCAA national meet.

Lark women’s cross country finishes 22nd at nationals

A common refrain among the Hesston College cross country team is, “make good memories.” The women’s cross country team sure had that opportunity this past weekend in Fort Dodge, Iowa, as they competed in the National Junior College Athletic Association National Championship race on Saturday. They finished the season with great individual performances and a […]

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Hesston College men's and women's cross country teams display their team champions plaques after the Bethel Invitational meet, Oct. 7, 2017

Lark women and men win Bethel XC meet

Saturday was a really special day for the Hesston College cross country teams. Running at the Bethel College Invitational just 15 minutes from campus allowed for strong local support and resulted in both teams earning the team victories. “The Bethel meet is like a home meet for us,” said Head Coach Gerry Sieber. “A good […]

Coach Gerry Sieber visits with freshmen Brandon Kirby (Potwin, Kan.) and Tobias Belknap (Inman, Kan.) at practice.

Coach Gerry Sieber to retire at end of cross country season

by Mackenzie Miller ’18, Matthew Gerlach contributing writer Runner’s World magazines dating back to the 1970s are piled high around his office. Team photos hang on the wall. And there, in the middle of all the memories, sits Gerry Sieber, reminiscing on his lifelong love for athletics and his 30 years at Hesston College, now coming […]

Hesston College cross country runners Angus Siemens and Sierra Broce compete in 2016 races

Cross country teams ready to compete

The 2017 Hesston College cross country teams are preparing and building off of the great momentum and excitement from last season. The women’s team competed in the NJCAA national tournament and have four of their top five runners returning. The focus has been to grow progressively and safely through the team’s summer base training, working […]