2014 - Played in all 53 games making 51 starts... team-leading .301 batting average (55-for-183)... scored 22 runs while knocking in 34... perfect 3-for-3 in stolen base attempts... against New Orleans went 2-for-2 with two RBI and a run scored in a 10-3 victory (Mar. 1)... 3-for-4 with three runs scored against Western Illinois (Mar. 10)... went 2-for-3 with three RBI and a runs scored in a winning effort against Illinois State (Mar. 29)... 17 multi-hit contests...
2013 – Played in 37 games with 23 starts in his first season at Indiana State … led the team with a .309 (29-for-94) batting average with 17 runs scored and one double … posted a team-leading 17-game hitting streak from April 5 through May 17, raising his batting average from .158 to .342 … six multi-hit games as a sophomore with five coming in his final 12 games … drove in two runs against Mercer (March 9) and Bradley (May 16) … posted three-hit games against Bradley (May 16) and Southern Illinois in the MVC Tournament (May 22) … his three-hit game in the conference tournament was the first for a Sycamore since 2011 … his 17-game hitting streak was the third longest for a Sycamore since 2010.
2012 - Redshirted after transferring to Indiana State prior to the 2012 season.
Ohio State University - Played 10 games with two starts at Ohio State in 2011 ... tallied one hit in 13 at-bats ... was perfect in the field, with 14 fielding assists and three putouts.
High School - A four-year starter at Robinson High School and was named all-Apollo Conference his junior and senior seasons ... he batted .415 with three home runs his senior season ... also helped lead Robinson's basketball team to an Illinois state championship as a senior ... hit 18 of 20 free throws and scored 28 points in the state 2A title game win over Peoria Manual, and he earned tournament MVP honors in the process.
Personal – Derek Michael Hannahs was born on Sept. 11, 1991, in El Paso, Tex., the son of Mitch and Amy Hannahs … majoring in Insurance/Risk Management at Indiana State … father was a two-sport athlete at Indiana State, earning all-Missouri Valley Conference baseball honors three years before playing in the Milwaukee Brewers' minor league system ... Derek has a sister, Kylee, and a brother, Kaleb.