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: […]

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 take two from Independence

Lark softball defeated Independence Community College 8-2 and 3-2 yesterday in Region VI competition in Hesston. Hesston College moved to 21-16 on the season. The Larks are inching closer to the wins in a season record. They need to win half of their remaining 12 games to improve on last year’s record setting season. Game […]

Larks take two from Storm

Softball moved to 9-4 yesterday as they recorded two wins over the Storm of Southeast Community College, Beatrice, Neb. The Larks dominated game one, winning 7-1. They had to come from behind to win game two, 9-6. Game one saw Ashley Yasin dominate from the mound. Yasin’s 14 strikeouts kept the Storm off the base […]

Larks softball goes 2-0 on Arkansas trip

Hesston College softball went 2-0 at North Arkansas College on Saturday. Friday’s doubleheader at Cottey College was not played due to poor weather but this did not stop the Larks on Saturday beating the Pioneers 15-3 and 13-2. The Larks got the bats started right away scoring 1, 3 and 3 in the first three […]

Lark softball opens 2-3 on Texas swing

Hesston College softball began their season on the road this weekend at the Cowtown Classic in Fort Worth, Texas. It started off hot with the Larks beating Ranger College 6-4 and Seward Community College 12-4 on Friday. The third game of the day saw the Larks lose to North Central Texas College 10-2. Saturday they […]

Softball action photo - Taylor Martin heads home to score the Larks only run of the day.

Softball falls to Neosho in regional

Taylor Martin heads home to score the Larks’ only run of the day. Hesston College softball, seeded 8, dropped a double header on Tuesday to seventh seeded Neosho County Community College in Chanute, 7-0, 9-1 (6 inn.) in the first round of Region VI/District E playoffs. The Larks saw success against Neosho in early March, […]

Larks top Jays to finish regular season

Hesston College softball added two more wins to their record breaking season as they knocked off the visiting Tabor College Blue Jays 3-0, 10-2 (5 innings) Wednesday evening on sophomore night at Hesston City Diamond. Game 1 – Sophomore Jerrica Brown added to her home run record (15) with a solo home run and freshman […]

Larks sweep Pirates on road

The Lark offense got going Monday and Hesston College softball took both games from the Independence (Kan.) Community College Pirates: 9-0 (6 inn.) and 12-3 (6 inn.) in Independence. In game one, freshman pitcher Ashley Yasin (Lake Isabella, Calif.) had a solid outing, going six innings and only giving up three hits, while striking out […]