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#3 Ashley Hansen
Position: Infield
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Corona del Sol

As a Senior in 2012: Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year, becoming the only player in conference history to be named Newcomer (2009), Player (2011) and Defensive Player of the Year (2012) ... First Team All-Pac-12 Conference for the fourth straight year, joining Jessica Mendoza as the only Cardinal players to accomplish that feat ... top-25 candidate for USA Softball National Player of the Year ... Stanford's career leader in doubles (81) and triples (18) ... finished her career with the second-best slugging percentage (.643) and third all-time in batting average (.402), hits (301), RBI (179) and runs scored (192) ... also ranked sixth all-time in walks (92) and tied for seventh in at-bats (748) ... listed as the seventh toughest player in the nation to strikeout this season, striking out just five times all season ... led the Pac-12, ranked fourth nationally and set a school single season record with eight triples ... her 34 walks tied for the fourth-most in a single season ... started all 59 games at shortstop ... led the team with 14 doubles and a .493 on-base percentage, and was second with a .368 batting average and a .632 slugging percentage ... finished with 19 multi-hit games and nine multiple RBI games ... hit a two-run home run in the season opener versus Cal State Northridge (2/10) ... drew three walks and scored three runs in the loss to Texaxs A&M ... tallied an RBI triple in the win over Portland State (2/11) ... hit a two-run homer in the win against UC Santa Barbara (2/12) ... registered a sacrific fly versus Nevada (2/18) ... hit an RBI triple and scored a run in the win over sixth-ranked Oklahoma (2/24) ... recorded two hits, three RBI and a run scored versus San Diego State (2/26) ... hit an RBI single and a double in the extra-innings win over Indiana (3/2) ... tied the Stanford record as she hit her 72nd career double against East Carolina (3/4) ... broke the school record for career doubles at Saint Mary's (3/7) ... tied her season high with three RBI against Ole Miss (3/9) ... hit an RBI triple versus Colorado State (3/10) ... tallied two hits, including an RBI triple at Arizona (3/31) ... hit a bases-clearing triple in the win against then-No. 18 Oregon (4/6) ... hit a pair of solo home runs in a loss at UCLA (4/10) ... set a Stanford single season record for triples (7) and tied the career record (17) against Oregon State (4/14) ... drove in the only run in a 1-0 win over Washington (5/5) ... broke the school record with her 18th triple (8th of the year) at Utah (5/11) ... also tallied a season-best four hits against the Utes ... went 2-for-3 with a run scored against Louisiana-Lafayette (5/19) in the NCAA Tournament ... hit an RBI double and scored a run against Baylor in the NCAA Tournament (5/19) ... ESPN.com Preseason First Team All-American ... top-10 finalist for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award ... earned Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention.

2012 Game-By-Game Statistics

As a Junior in 2011: USA Softball National Player of the Year ... Pac-10 Player of the Year ... Louisville Slugger/NFCA First Team All-American ... All-West Region First Team ... First Team All-Pac-10 Conference ... started all 59 games at shortstop ... led the Pac-10 with a .495 batting average, 25 doubles, 95 hits, a .558 on-base percentage and a .797 slugging percentage ... ranked seventh with 51 runs scored ... led the nation in doubles per game (0.42) and ranked third in batting average, ninth in on-base percentage and 18th in slugging percentage ... listed as the third-toughest player in the nation to strikeout ... her batting average, slugging percentage and hits totals all set new Stanford single season records ... posted a 19-game hitting streak, spanning from Feb. 20 to Mar. 30 ... recorded at least one double in five straight games during that streak ... led the team with 29 multiple-hit games and 10 multiple-RBI games ... went 11-18 (.611) with two doubles, two triples, seven runs scored and five RBI in five games at the Kajikawa Classic to open the season ... was 4-5 with a double, a home run and four RBI in the team's 18-10 six-inning win over Utah State (2/18) ... went 3-3 with two doubles in a win over then-No. 3 Tennessee (2/20) ... hit .571 with eight hits, including a double, a triple and a home run, with five RBI and six runs scored in five wins at the DeMarini Invitational (3/4-6) ... was 5-8 with two doubles, two RBI and two runs scored in identical 6-5 wins in a double-header over Northwestern (3/21) ... totaled three doubles and three RBI in the team's second win over Coastal Carolina (3/27) ... drew six walks in the three-game Pac-10 series opener versus Arizona (4/1-3) ... hit .615 (8-13) with two doubles, three RBI and two runs score in the three-game series at UCLA (4/8-10) ... named Pac-10 Player of the Week (4/12) for her efforts against the Bruins ... hit her sixth home run of the season versus Oregon State (4/15) recorded four hits, a run scored and an RBI in the three-game series at Cal (4/21-23) ... went 4-5 with two RBI and a run scored at UC Davis (4/26) ... went 3-4 with two doubles, two runs scored and three RBI against Santa Clara (5/3) ... went 6-11 with a run scored and an RBI at Oregon (5/6-8) ... hit .636 (7-11) with two home runs, a double and two RBI in the three-game series at No. 1 Arizona State (5/12-14) ... went 1-3 with a run scored in NCAA wins against Pacific (5/20) and Fresno State (5/21) ... drove in the go-ahead run the team's regional final win over Nebraska (5/22) ... hit .375 (3-8) with a walk in three Super Regional games at Alabama ... earned Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention.

2011 Game-By-Game Statistics

As a Sophomore in 2010: All-Pac-10 Conference First Team ... All-West Region Second Team ... started all 56 games primarily at second base, but also saw time at shortstop ... ranked second on the team with a .337 batting average, 59 hits, 42 runs and 39 RBI ... paced the team and ranked second in the Pac-10 with 18 doubles ... led the nation with seven sacrifice flies ... has a season-best six-game hitting streak from Mar. 23-28 ... posted 15 multiple-hit and eight multiple-RBI games ... recorded a home run, two doubles and two RBI in the team's come-from-behind win over Tennessee (2/25) ... tallied four doubles, three RBI and four runs scored in four games at the DeMarini Invitational (3/5-7) ... went 3-4 with a double, two RBI and two runs scored against Cal Poly (3/21) ... was 4-4 with a triple, an RBI and three runs versus UC Davis (4/6) ... registered two doubles and four RBI in three games at Arizona ... tallied a three-run double and a sacrifice fly against Oregon (5/13) for a season-high four RBI ... also hit a two-run double against the Ducks (5/15) ... hit .300 with a triple and two RBI in the NCAA Regional games ... finished the season with a .514 slugging percentage and a .411 on-base percentage ... earned the team's Coaches Award at the end of the season.

2010 Game-By-Game Statistics

As a Freshman in 2009: A 2009 Second-Team NFCA All-American, one of three freshmen nationally to make an All-America team ... the Pac-10 Freshman of the Year, just the second player in school history to earn the award ... was the only rookie to make the All-Pac-10 First Team (third Stanford first-team honoree as a freshman) ... also named to the conference's All-Freshman Team ... named to the All-West Region Team as a shortstop ... made the cut of 25 finalists for USA Softball's National Player of the Year award, and was the only freshman on the list ... started all 59 games at shortstop for the Cardinal ... finished second in the nation (behind teammate Alissa Haber) in doubles with 0.41 per game and 24 total ... also finished among the nation's top 20 in triples (18th, 5) and the nation's top 40 in RBI (32nd) ... second on the team with a .400 batting average, 84 hits, 46 runs, 24 doubles and a .619 slugging percentage ... paced the team with 55 RBI, a single-season total that ranked third in Stanford history ... along with teammate Alissa Haber, became the only Stanford player other than Jessica Mendoza to record a .400 season ... one of four players in school history to post an 80-hit season ... had four home runs on the year ... registered the most at bats on the team but struck out fewer times than any regular starter (14) ... 24 doubles ranked second in school history, and marked the highest total of any freshman ... aslo set freshman records for hits, triples and runs and posted a better batting average and more RBI than any freshman but Jessica Mendoza ... led the league with seven doubles in Pac-10 play ... finished among the Pac-10 leaders in batting average (8th), hits (4th) and RBI (8th) ... hit in 47 of 59 games and posted multiple hits 28 times ... also had 16 multi-RBI games, including nine with three or more ... hit in 15 Pac-10 games, with multiple hits in nine of those games ... had two separate seven-game multi-hit streaks ... posted a season-long 10-game hit streak between Feb. 7 and Feb. 21 ... hit a two-run home run on her first collegiate at bat, belting a ball over the fence against McNeese State in front of her hometown fans in Arizona (2/6) ... registered multiple hits in seven of her first nine collegiate games, including three-hit games against Long Beach State and Utah State ... posted her second career home run against Long Beach State (2/13) and tallied four RBI ... hit two triples against Utah State (2/14), becoming just the third player in school history to triple twice in the same game ... hit .667 at the Campbell/Cartier Classic with 10 hits over 15 at-bats, including five for extra bases, three triples, a double and a three-run home run off of Long Beach State All-American Brooke Turner ... also slugged 1.333 with nine RBI in four games to earn Pac-10 Player of the Week and NFCA National Player of the Week honors (2/17), becoming just the second freshman in school history to earn a national weekly honor ... was 3-for-3 with a bases-clearing three-RBI triple against Indiana (2/27) ... posted seven multi-hit games in a row between March 20 and March 28, registering 16 hits in the span ... doubled in the first four games back from the finals break in late March ... posted two hits in three of her first four Pac-10 games ... notched a key single in the game-winning rally that beat then-No. 2 Washington in the 11th inning ... went 2-for-4 with a bases-clearing three-RBI double to help Stanford to a 4-1 win over Cal (4/9) ... was 2-for-2 with a triple and a home run against Santa Clara (4/14) ... went 3-for-4 with three RBI in Stanford's first home win over Oregon State (4/25) ... was 2-for-4 with a home run and all four of Stanford's RBI in a rubber-game win over No. 7 Arizona State (5/1) ... doubled to lead off the come-from-behind rally that gave Stanford its first win over Arizona in two years (5/2) ... went 3-for-3 with three doubles and three RBI in her first collegiate postseason game, leading Stanford to victory over Portland State (5/15) ... was just the fourth Stanford player to post three doubles in the same game and the first to do so in postseason play ... was 3-for-4 with two RBI and another double in the squad's second NCAA Regional game against Nevada (5/16) ... was 7-for-11 (.636) with four doubles over her first collegiate postseason weekend ... recorded two hits in the NCAA Super Regional and was responsible for a key RBI in the team's opening-game win ... a 2009 USA Softball National Team Camp invitee, the youngest player invited to the camp.

2009 Game-By-Game Statistics

High School: A 2008 graduate of Corona del Sol High School in Tempe, Ariz. ... a three-time captain of the softball team ... led team to three regional championships and state runner-up finishes in 2006 and 2008 ... named the 2008 Arizona Player of the Year ... a three-time first-team all-state selection ... a three-time first-team All-Central Region pick ... the 2006 and 2007 East Valley Player of the Year ... a three-time first-team all-city honoree ... named a 2007 Under Armour First Team All-American ... also played volleyball and helped the team to a state runner-up finish in 2006.

Club: Played for the Worth Firecrackers Gold beginning in 2006 and the Arizona Hotshots Gold in 2005 ... led teams to ASA national runner-up finishes in 2005 and 2006 and an ASA national championship in 2007.

National Team: Helped Team USA to the 2009 Canada Cup Championship in July ... made nine starts as a second baseman, right fielder, shortstop and designated player ... was 7-for-24 (.292) in her first national team event ... her week was highlighted by a 2-for-2, two run performance against Australia on the first day of the tournament ... captured the gold medal at the 2009 KFC World Cup of Softball in Oklahoma City in late July ... was 4-for-9 (.444) in the event ... belted a grand slam against Australia to lift Team USA into the championship game ... Competed with the USA Softball Team that captured gold at the 2009 Pan Am Qualifier in Maracay, Venezuela ... Team USA went 13-1 over the 10-day event and bested Canada in the championship game, 3-1 ... Hansen started 13 of the 14 games in left field and was 13-for-37 (.351) at the plate ... she scored 11 runs for Team USA and added nine RBI, two triples and a home run ... Participated in the USA Women's National Team selection camp in September 2007 in Chula Vista, Calif. ... the only high school player invited to the camp ... a member of the U.S. Junior National Team ... led the team to the Junior Pan Am Championship in Puerto Rico in 2006 ... hit .483 to lead the U.S. to the gold medal at the Junior World Championships in Enschede, Holland in June 2007.

Personal: Daughter of Kevin and Ginger Hansen ... has three older sisters, Tammi, Tara and Megan ... enjoys spending time with family, playing volleyball, bowling, traveling and anything outdoors ... full name is Ashley Elizabeth Hansen.

Hansen's Career Stats

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