Athlete of the Week: Hannah Dau

Feature Q&A with Hannah Dau

Last week went 5-for-14 with 5 RBIs and a walk-off home run.


What did you do with your time off while sports were suspended? I stayed busy with physical therapy.

What is your favorite summertime activity besides playing softball? Playing AAU basketball and hanging out with friends.

Are you superstitious? What is your pregame routine? I’m not really superstitious. For home games, I go with Taryn Hintz and get a strawberry smoothie.

What is your favorite cereal? Frosted Flakes

Besides your own team, which team has the coolest mascot? For sure West Lyon Wildcats because High School Musical babyyy!!

What is your favorite television show? I don’t really watch much TV, but if I had to choose one it would be “Criminal Minds.”

Of all the new rules due to COVID-19, which has been the hardest to adjust to? Not being able to celebrate home runs like we used too.

What is the thing you hear most often from your coach? “BACK BACK BACK BACK”

Is a hot dog a sandwich? No

If you could have any super power, what would it be? The ability to fly.

Who is your favorite athlete? Maya Moore.

Do you have a favorite quote or motto? “Never say never because limits, like fears, are often just illusions.”

What is your favorite thing to eat on the Fourth of July? Steak.