Mindy Hanson Athlete Profile

#5 Mindy Hanson

Mindy Hanson
Position: First Base Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2000-2001 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT

Personal

Parents are William and Karen...has three brothers and one sister...majored in therapeutic recreations and minoring in psychology.

Before BYU

MVP at Brighton High School...Two-time first-team All-Region selection...second team All-Region in 1995...Led team to Utah 5A State Championship, 1998...All-State player in 1998.



At UVSC: (1998) Team captain at UVSC...fourth on RBI leader list in region (38) and fifth all-time at UVSC...led team in doubles (9) and putouts (306)...SWAC runner-ups (1999): Team captain at Utah Valley State College...fourth in region in RBI...all-region selection...led team to SWAC championship and third-place national ranking.

Summary

A two-year team captain of the inaugural 2000 team and Mountain West Conference Championship 2001 team...two-time Cougar Scholar/Athlete award...is currently serving as assistant coach on the BYU women's softball team.

Stats

YEAR   AVG   AB   R   H  2B  3B  HR  RBI  TB  SLG%  BB  OB%  FLD%
2000  .300  120  13  36   0   0   0   20  36  .300   9 .361  .981
2001  .255  153  18  39   9   0   2   21  54  .353  24 .363  .989 
TOTAL .275  273  31  75   9   0   2   41  90  .330  33


2000 | Junior Year

All-Mountain West Conference selection...Academic All-Conference...started in all 43 games for the Cougars at first base, hitting .300 with 36 hits in 120 at-bats...had a team-high 20 RBI, while also scoring 13 times...had a .981 fielding percentage, while only committing six errors...Cougar Club Scholar Athlete.

2001 | Senior Year

Academic All-Conference...Cougar Club Scholar Athlete...team captain...hit .255 with 39 hits, including nine doubles, two homeruns and 21 RBI while scoring 18 runs in 59 games playing at first base...had a .989 fielding percentage, committing only four errors.