Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Tyler Hansen, senior, Morris baseball and Micaela LaRose, senior, Holy Family Catholic softball.
Name: Tyler Hansen
Information: Tyler is among the leaders in the state this season with 19 RBI. In the past three games, Hansen is 4-for-6 from the plate with four runs scored, three doubles and two RBI. He carries a .600 batting average, with a .673 on-base percentage. He’s also lent a hand on the mound this season, pitching 11.1 innings with a 1.24 ERA.
Name: Micalea LaRose
School: Holy Family Catholic
Information: Micaela picked up her 100th strike out of the season against NYA as she struck out a combined 13 batters in the double-header. She also got it done at the plate going 5-for-8, 4-for-4 in game two. LaRose is among the top 12 pitchers in the state and second in wins with 12. She is 4th in the state in innings pitched with 92 and second in strikeouts with 100. She’s also among the top 10 in ERA, fewest hits allowed and walks.