Softball | Sarah Hangsleben
Hangsleben, a senior outfielder for the Edwardsville Tiger softball team, has been an integral part to the team’s success thus far on the 2016 season.
Hangsleben’s work has earned her Edwardsville AdVantage News Athlete of the Week honors.
Through April 16, Hangsleben owned a .542 batting average, 7 home runs and 25 RBIs. She’d also smacked 3 doubles and 3 triples.
She led the team lead in homers and was second in RBIs on the season. She was a big reason the Tigers were riding a 10-game winning streak into Tuesday.
Hangsleben walloped 2 home runs and picked up 5 RBIs in a wild 23-13 win over Belleville West in 6 innings at the District 7 Sports Complex on April 7.
She also blasted 3 homers in a pair of wins over Rochester (13-0) and Romeoville (6-1) on April 16.
Edwardsville was 13-2 overall and 5-0 in the Southwestern Conference through April 18 to sit atop the league standings.