3 Vince Hanna
3 - Vince Hanna
Height: 5-8
Weight: 150
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lake City, SC
High School: Lake City HS
Previous College: USC-Sumter
Position: 2B-OF
Major: Sports Management
Bats/Throws: R/R

FMU: First-year player at FMU.....Transfer from USC Sumter, where he played two seasons....Coming off an outstanding sophomore season....A versatile athlete....Very athletic....Possesses good speed.....Projects as a leadoff or 2-hole hitter....Will challenge for a starting position somewhere (second base or outfield).....Teammate of FMU newcomer Daniel Twitty at USCS.....USCS: As a sophomore, batted a team-best .374 for the 31-22 Fire Ants.....Scored 38 runs in 44 games and recorded 10 doubles, two triples and one homer, while driving in 18 runs.....Posted a .417 on-base percentage and stole 21 bases in 24 attempts.....As a freshman, hit .260 with a homer and 18 RBIs and was a perfect 10-for-10 in stolen base attempts.....Helped lead USCS to a 37-23 mark and the NJCAA Region X title.

PERSONAL:

  • Born Vince Jo’von Hanna in Lake City, SC
  • A graduate of Lake City High School, where he played for coach Matt Apicella
  • 3-time All-State selection
  • 4-time All-Region performer
  • Nickname is Bill

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Professional baseball player
  • Favorite Superhero: Black Panther
  • Favorite Athlete: Derek Jeter
  • Favorite Sports Teams: New York Yankees, Golden State Warriors, San Francisco 49ers
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: Bull Durham
  • Favorite Food: Wings and Fries
  • Favorite Vacation Spot:  Myrtle Beach, SC
  • Instagram Account: billhanna5
  • Your Motivation Music: Rap
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Become an All-American and win the tournament 
  • Why you first chose your sport: Because I feel like I can go far in baseball
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Let the game come to me, instead of forcing it