Hansen struggled early in the year, but picked it up later in the season ... stopped five shots in a win over Mercyhurst ... had seven blocks with two steals against Gannon ... recorded seven blocks while allowing no goals in a rout of George Washington ... stopped four shots, including a penalty shot, in the ECAC Tournament win over Johns Hopkins ... recorded four saves against Bucknell and Redlands ... had three saves against Iona in the CWPA Eastern Tournament quarterfinals win.
As a Freshman
Hansen played six games in goal, stopping 23 shots for a .575 save percentage ... also dished out an assist on the year ... stopped five shots and had an assist against Gannon ... made a career-high seven saves against Washington & Jefferson ... stopped four shots against Iona in the CWPA Eastern Championship ... made two saves agaisnt Loyola Marymount in the NCAA Consolation game ... named an Academic All-American (Outstanding team).
Hansen lettered four times in both water polo and swimming at Newberg High School, graduating in 2008 ... led team to three straight state water polo titles from 2005-07 ... was Oregon's Player of the Year and team captain in 2007 ... was a three-time first-team all-state selection ... was a high school teammate of George Washington's Cray Rogers ... Chase Whitefield Hansen ... son of David and Joanne Hansen ... born March 2, 1990, in San Francisco, Calif. ... majoring in systems engineering.
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