Coach Corbin Quote: Robert has a very quick arm and shows an advanced breaking ball. He continued to make strides during the course of the fall and shows future promise. He will redshirt this year.
High School: Lettered four years in baseball at Beech High School in Hendersonville, TN... Team won 2009 District title and was 2008 Region champ... 2008-10 All-District and All-District Tournament Team... 2008-09 Second Team All-Midstate and Sumner County Player of the Year... 2010 All-Midstate Player of the Year, District 9-AAA MVP, Team MVP, First Team All-State... Played summer ball for the Bayside Yankees... Drafted in the 45th round of the 2010 MLB Draft by St. Louis.
Academics: Hansen is undecided on his major in his first year at Vanderbilt.
Personal: Robert Drew Hansen... Born 11/23/91... Son of Terrie and Randy Hansen... Has three brothers, Ross, Ryan and AJ... Brother Ross in the Air Force... Favorites include Adam Wainwright and Chris Johnson (athletes), Field of Dreams (movie), Baseball Tonight (TV show), Adam Sandler (actor), Spaghetti and Garlic Bread (meal), Eminem (musician) and Waffles (late night snack)... Lists his most memorable athletic moment as throwing 10 innings in the sub-state game as a sophomore... Chose Vanderbilt because it is close to home, awesome coaches, working with Coach Johnson and going to Omaha.