HLGU
Press Release

HLGU Softball Signs Becker


Wednesday, February 23, 2011
by Jordan Argo

Hannibal, MO - The Hannibal-LaGrange University Softball program has recently signed outfielder Megan Becker from of Kirksville, MO.  Becker will graduate from Kirksville High School this May.

Becker has been honored as an All-Conference, All-District and All-Regional player in the past as well as an All-State Academic athlete.  She also holds the Kirksville High records for hits, triples, runs scored, and stolen bases in a season.

“Megan is a great softball player from a very good high school program,” stated Coach Dan Hurst.  “She has the talent and positive attitude to be very successful at the next level.  She is a great student, has a wonderful personality and will make an immediate impact to our softball program.”

Becker plans to major in business while attending HLGU.

Becker is the daughter of Edward and Julie Becker.

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

Contact Information

Carolyn Carpenter
Director of Public Relations
573-629-3116