8 - A.J. Hansborough
A.J. Hansborough
Height: 6-0
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Deltona, Fla.
High School: Deltona
Position: C
Major: Chemical Engineering
Bats/Throws: R/R

2012: Played in 25 games and started 23 as a senior playing catcher... batted .312 on the year with one homer driving in 13 runs scoring nine times with 24 hits in 77 at-bats ... went 2-4 against Trinity (3/10) with an RBI... drove in two runs and hit his first home run of the year vs. Clark (4/13)... racked up three RBI's in another game against Clark (4/14)... had three hits in the final game of the year at Suffolk (5/7) leading MIT to a 5-1 win... gunned down six runners attempting to steal bases.

2011: Starter at DH for the Engineers ... second team All-NEWMAC at DH ... led the squad and was ninth in the NEWMAC with his .368 average ... among the team leaders in hits, runs and doubles ... perfect six-for-six in stolen bases ...11 multi-hit games ... went a combined 5-for-6 in the season opening doubleheader against Trinity (3/12) with a double, triple and six RBI ... had an early season stretch of four games during which he went 11-for-20 with seven runs scored and six RBI ... 3-for-3 with a walk against Coast Guard (4/3) ... went 3-for-5 with a double and an RBI at Wheaton (4/30). Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in chemical engineering.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Deltona High School ... third team all-state and first team all-county as a senior ... team MVP ... two-time team captain ... named his team's most outstanding defensive player ... graduate first in his class of over 600 ... Citizen of the Year ... Academic Athlete of the Year.