Ind. – The Forester softball program has added its second recruit to next
year’s roster with the signing of Lakewood Park Christian School standout
With her final campaign yet to be played; Priskorn has already accumulated a
laundry list of awards and honors over the course of her prep career including
three trips to the state finals.
As a sophomore, the two-time All-Area outfielder led the state in hits with 63 and
helped guide the Panthers to an IHSAA Softball 1A State Championship. She
finished the year with a .573 batting average and hammered out 15 RBI.
Last year, Priskorn and crew defended their 1A State Championship. She was once
again a force to be reckoned with offensively and for her efforts was named the
KPC-prep All-Area Co-Player of the Year.
The Auburn native wrapped up the year with 50 hits. She scored 40 runs and
knocked in 15 more to go along with 27 stolen bases. She carried a batting
average of .485 and drew 14 walks while only striking out ten times.
Huntington University head coach Doug Gower looks forward to Priskorn’s impact
on the program. “"Hannah is a competitive difference-maker in all
areas of the game.
“She is a powerful runner, covers a ton of ground in the outfield and is hard
to contain on the bases. She is a big reason Lakewood Park
Christian has won two consecutive Indiana state softball titles. She
is an offensive catalyst and will bring those qualities to HU in
Hannah, daughter of John and Eva Priskorn, plans to double major in psychology
and criminal justice.