Hesston College men's soccer action photo - Sammy Rios

Lark men defeat Swedes

Men’s soccer took home their first win of the year on Friday night. The Larks defeated the Swedes of Bethany College (reserves) 4-1. The Larks were at full strength for the first time in the season, getting several key freshman back after long injury absences. Sophomore Sammy Rios led the line with his first career […]

Larks defeat Coyote JV

After a great weekend with quality matches, the Lark Volleyball team hit the court again Tuesday night against the Coyotes of Kansas Wesleyan University’s JV team. The Larks overmatched their opponents and came away with the clean 3-0 victory, 25-16, 25-10, 25-13. “We had a chance to come out in different lineups and we were […]

Hesston College Athletic Director Chris Nachtigall

Nachtigall to serve as athletic director

Hesston College announces the hiring of Chris Nachtigall as the Larks’ new athletic director. A 2001 graduate of Hesston College, Nachtigall holds a bachelor’s degree in sports management from Iowa Wesleyan College (Mount Pleasant, Iowa) and a master’s in coaching and athletic administration from Concordia University (Irvine, Calif.). While at Hesston, Nachtigall played baseball and […]

Lark athletes named to the 2018-19 NJCAA All-Academic first team

42 Larks named to NJCAA All-Academic Teams

The Hesston College athletic department announces that 42 student-athletes have been named National Junior College Athletic Association Academic All-Americans. To be an All-American a student needs to complete a minimum of 24 credits over the two semester school year. The 42 student-athletes represents 24% of Hesston’s total athletes on campus. Congratulations to the following students: […]

Eric Schwab

Schwab to coach cross country and track

The Hesston College athletic department announces the hiring of Eric Schwab to coach cross country and track. Schwab has been the head cross country and track coach at different programs around the country. He earned his master’s degree at Azusa (Calif.) Pacific University (APU) while coaching there. Schwab has also worked at Fresno (Calif.) Pacific […]

Jeremy Deckinger and Ashley Yasin

Yasin, Deckinger named Lark Athletes of the Year at athletic banquet

Athletes, coaches and athletic staff gathered this evening to celebrate the 2017-18 school year. Participants recognized academic achievement, team success, individual accomplishment, the growth of the student-athletes at Hesston College and presented the department’s highest awards – Athlete of the Year – to male and female recipients. Chosen by vote of the athletic department staff, […]

Larks take two from Bethel JV on sophomore night

On a day meant to recognize the impact that the sophomores had on the Lark softball program, it was appropriate that they shined in two wins over Bethel College’s JV team. The Larks took game one 6-3 and game two 9-4. Sophomores Brianna Baca, Jordan Walton, Josie Noll, Sierrah Long, Ashley Yasin, Kendall Richardson, Joceylyn […]

Sierrah Long

Softball, volleyball and nursing bring Californian to Kansas

Coming from southern California (Highland), Sierrah Long thought twice about attending college in the middle of Kansas. Turns out Hesston College had a lot more to offer her than she originally thought. As a nursing major, most schools, such as California State University-San Marcos and California State University-Monterey Bay, didn’t give her the option to […]

Larks batter Bulldogs JV 16-4

Larks baseball enjoyed a massive offensive output on Thursday night as they made the short trip to McPherson to play the Bulldogs JV squad. With five runs scored in both the third and fourth innings, Hesston College took it to McPherson College 16-4. “It was nice to see the offense really explode today,” said Head […]

Kansas Jayhawk Conference

Hesston College joins Kansas Jayhawk Conference

Starting with the 2018-19 academic year, Hesston College will be a member of the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference (KJCCC), one of the respected conferences in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). “We are excited to engage more closely with the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference,” said Dr. Rob Ramseyer, athletic director and vice […]