2014 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Started 13 games, eight at first base batted .184 in 38 at-bats had a fielding percentage of .955 in 66 chances hit 2-for-3 with two RBIs in his debut against Northern Illinois (2/15) made three starts at Northwestern (3/22-23), going 3-10 (.300) in the series win picked up an RBI against Michigan State (3/29) went 1-for-2 with a walk against Concordia-Moorhead (3/7) pitched in six games with a 3-0 record had a 3.77 ERA in 14.1 innings received his first career win by holding Creighton without a run in 2.1 innings pitched (2/21) allowed one earned run in 2.0 innings pitched versus Michigan State (4/5) made a start against Augsburg (5/6), allowing no runs and two hits, while striking out two.
Graduated from Burnsville High School in 2013 played for coach Mike Scholl all-state, All-South Suburban Conference, and a Mr. Baseball finalist batted .424 as a senior with two homeruns and 20 RBI, adding two wins on the mound played for the East in the Play Ball! Minnesota High School All-Star Series in summer 2013, named regional MVP after leading the Burnsville Cobras to the American Legion World Series was 10-1 pitching over the summer in 2013 part of Burnsville's 2011 state championship team Burnsville won back-to-back conference titles in 2011 and 2012 batted .433 with 18 doubles and held a 7-1 pitching record with a .54 ERA and .87 WHIP during 2012 Legion ball.
Plans to major in sport management son of Ed and Becky Hanson has a younger brother, Eric was a high school teammate of current Gophers Matt Stemper and Dan Motl lists Burnsville's 2011 state title as his most memorable sports thrill enjoys watching movies and TV, and can juggle born July 29, 1994.