Press Release


Tuesday, May 22, 2007
by Beth Sowers

Hannibal, MO-The Hannibal-LaGrange College Lady Trojan softball program recently signed Nedra Alise Richardson of Hobart, IN, for the 2007-2008 season. Richardson graduated from Hobart High School in Hobart, IN, in May of 2007.

Richardson participated in softball and basketball while in high school, and had the highest batting average during the 2005-2006 season. She also received the honor of first team all-conference in 2006. “Alise has been one of our leading hitters the past two years,” said Hobart Head Coach Rich Patterson. “She has the ability to be successful at the college level.”

“Alise will be able to contribute to our softball program in many ways,” said HLG Head Coach Dan Hurst. “Her positive attitude along with her talent will make her a valuable asset to our team. She is a wonderful young lady.”

Richardson will be pre-med at HLG, majoring in biology.

Richardson is the daughter of Denise Richardson.

HLG is a Division I NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) school and a member of the America Midwest Conference.

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations