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 […]
Larks drop road finale in overtime; will face Hutchinson in postseason
The Hesston College women’s soccer team dropped its regular season finale by a 3-2 score in overtime at Garden City CC on Wednesday, Oct. 29. Hesston finishes the regular season at 4-9-3 and will face Hutchinson (Kan.) CC at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 1 in the first round of Region VI play.
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 […]
Hesston women’s soccer wins again
The Hesston College women’s soccer team continued its recent strong play with a 2-1 win over Pratt (Kan.) CC on Friday, Sept. 19. The win was the Larks third in its past four games. Down 1-0, Hesston freshman Machi Kanematsu (Osaka, Japan) evened the score with an unassisted goal at the 26:35 mark. Hesston and […]