Updated Jan. 25, 2010
2009 / Junior
- Participated in the 2009 NCAA Leadership Conference
Appeared in 29 games, starting 21...recorded a .250 batting average, going 15-for-60 from the plate...recorded seven doubles and one home run while driving in 10 runs...had her fourth-career four-hit game at Indiana State (5/2)...had a .308 on-base percentage in 22 MVC games....had four hits including her second-career home run, a double and three RBI against Bradley (4/25).
2008 / Sophomore
Played in 25 games and made eight starts as a sophomore...hit .182 (6-for-33) with a double and six RBI...recorded her first-career sacrifice fly and bunt, and drew three walks...set a career-high with four at-bats against UNC-Greensboro (2/10) and two hits against UT-Martin (4/18)...went 4-for-16 (.250) in 11 MVC games...led the team with four hits in pinch-hitting situations...had her third-career two-RBI game against Jacksonville (2/9)...tallied a pinch-hit RBI single in SIU's 6-3 win at Illinois (4/30)...roped a pinch-hit RBI-double in the Salukis' 8-0 win at home against Indiana State (4/5).
2007 / Freshman
Played in 32 games, starting 14...recorded a .228 average, going 13-for-57 at the plate with one home run, two doubles and eight RBI...hit her first collegiate home run on April 21 at Northern Iowa.
Marion High School
An all-conference and all-South selection in each of her four years at Marion...led the team to three undefeated conference seasons...earned Lions Club Softball MVP all four years...twice named conference MVP...named first-team All-State as a senior...holds school records in hits, home runs, RBI, batting average and lifetime batting average...also played for the Southern Force summer team, finishing in the top 25 at Gold Nationals in 2006.
Full name is Allie Marie Hanson...is a communication disorders major...carries a 3.52 GPA...has two brothers (Kyle, Darren), three sisters (Sarah, Julie, Kim)...daughter of Stan Hanson and Maribeth Whitsell...born on Oct. 1, 1987 in Marion, Ill.