Paige Baucom signs a letter of intent to play soccer at Hesston College

Women’s Soccer adds Lee’s Summit High senior to 2016 class

Hesston College women’s soccer coach Bryan Kehr announces Paige Baucom, a senior midfielder at Lee’s Summit (Mo.) High School, as its newest addition. A four-sport athlete in high school, Baucom led her soccer team in scoring as a freshman and sophomore, helping secure back-to-back undefeated seasons. “We’re thrilled to sign Paige to a letter of […]

Alicen Meysing signs a letter of intent to play volleyball for Hesston College.

Volleyball opens signing period by adding local talent

Hesston College volleyball coach Jessica Cleveland announces Alicen Meysing, a 6’0″ right-side hitter from Goessel (Kan.) High School, as the first member of the Larks’ 2016 recruiting class. Meysing, a two-time second-team all-state and first-team all-league performer, brings height and athleticism to the net. She was selected to the Kansas Volleyball Association all-state tournament team […]

Larks wrap up impressive 2015 season

The Hesston College volleyball team saw its season end with a loss to Coffeyville (Kan.) CC in the first round of NJCAA Region VI postseason action on Saturday, Nov. 7. Despite the setback, Lark fans look back on another outstanding season by Hesston Volleyball and Head Coach Jessica Cleveland. The Larks went 21-12 in 2015, […]

Coach Gerry Sieber (headshot) and archive photo of Sieber coaching soccer

Gerry Sieber to be inducted into NJCAA Soccer Hall of Fame

Former Hesston College men’s soccer coach Gerry Sieber will soon enter elite company, as the longtime mentor of the Larks’ winningest program is set to enter the NJCAA Hall of Fame during the NJCAA Division I Soccer Banquet, Sunday, Nov. 15 in Martinsville, Virginia. Sieber joins 91 other coaches, contributors and players already named to […]

Women’s Cross Country wraps up 2015 season

The Hesston College women’s cross country team recently completed another successful season in an always-competitive NJCAA Region VI schedule. At the October 31 region championship meet in Overland Park, Kan., Hesston placed seventh among 16 school. All six programs that placed ahead of the Larks were ranked in the top-25 national poll this season. A […]

Larks close regular season with comeback win

The Hesston College volleyball team won a five-set comeback match at Pratt (Kan.) CC on Tuesday, Nov. 2, closing out an impressive 21-11 regular season. After splitting the first two sets (14-25, 25-20) Pratt took a 2-1 lead with a 25-23 third-set win. With its back against the wall, Hesston Volleyball responded with a dominating […]

The defense - Meredith Spicher (9), Enneliese Alcantar (23) and Rachel Brown (22) - collapses around a Coffeyville player in a October 17 contest.

Leadership and passion drive Hesston College Women’s Soccer

Talent, leadership, sacrifice, team chemistry, coaching, timing: all these and more factor in to successful intercollegiate athletics campaigns. Watching the 2015 Hesston College women’s soccer season unfold, it’s clear the Larks possess many of these coveted traits. The last few months have witnessed a record-breaking season filled with numerous individual feats. Having already established new […]

Volleyball picks up huge road win

The Hesston College volleyball team knocked off Neosho County CC (Chanute, Kan.) in four sets (25-22, 25-16, 19-25, 27-25) on Wednesday, Oct. 14 to improve to 16-10 on the year. The win lifts Hesston to 4-4 in Region VI play with two region matches remaining. After winning the first two sets, Neosho responded with a […]

Larks pick up impressive road win

The Hesston College women’s soccer strong season continued with another win on Tuesday, Oct. 13, this time a 3-0 shutout at MCC-Blue River (Independence, Mo.), lifting the Larks to 11-5 on the year. An unassisted goal by Mika Matsuda (Kyoto, Japan) in the 31st minute gave Hesston a 1-0 lead, followed by another unassisted goal […]

Larks surpass wins mark in 9-0 romp

The Hesston College women’s soccer team beat Southwestern Adventist University (Dallas, Texas) 9-0 on Sunday, Oct. 11, improving its season record to 10-5. The 10 wins represent an all-time high for the nine-year-old program. Four Hesston players scored two goals each, including Mikaela Zook (Millersburg, Ind.), whose second goal (46th minute) of the match gave […]