|Prev. School||Northern Colorado (Machebeuf HS)|
2007-08: Track: Placed ninth in the shot put at the Potts Invitational Mar. 22 ... finished eighth in the shot put at the Rob Upton Invitational Mar. 29 ... placed 10th in the javelin throw at Rob Upton Invitational Mar. 29.
Pre UCCS Notes:
Before UCCS: Attended the University of Northern Colorado ... graduated from Machebeuf HS (Denver) ... competed in football, baseball and track in HS.
Personal: Majoring in Accounting ... parents are Jeff and Mary Hansen ... has an older sister, Devan ... received awards from the Red Cross and Denver Aquatics for acting quickly and using his skills effectively in a life threatening emergency ... enjoys hiking, working-out, and walking on the beach.
Stories featuring Blake Hansen
|May 6, 2008||UCCS Has Many Positives in Final Day of RMAC Championships||With the RMAC (Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) Outdoor Championships ending today, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs finished with a conference champion who also qualified for nationals, seven new school records, eight all-conference (All-RMAC) performers, and even an athlete that competed with one shoe.|
|May 5, 2008||Second Day of RMAC Championships Comes to a Close||The second day of competition at the RMAC (Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) Outdoor Championships is in the books. Gabe Small, Jason Shaver, and Josienne Heer had highlight performances in their events.|
|April 26, 2008||UCCS Competes in Heptathlon and Decathlon for First Time||For the first time, UCCS competed in the women's heptathlon and men's decathlon on Thursday, April 24 and Friday, April 25 in Fort Collins. Josi Heer and Carl Lum both established school records in the events.|
|April 19, 2008||KU Relays Wind Down on Saturday Afternoon||With four days of competition in the books, the KU Relays ended, and the UCCS track team can take a breather. The three unusual races that they competed in today were more for practice and training for upcoming events.|
|April 12, 2008||UCCS Uses Colorado College Invitational to Brush Up||The Colorado College Invitational ended up becoming a meet between The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and Colorado College. It was not an official dual team-scored event, but UCCS used the meet to warm up for the upcoming Kansas University Relays.|
|March 29, 2008||Bartlett's Win in the 5,000 Highlights UCCS at Upton Meet||FORT COLLINS -- Branson Bartlett took first place in the men's 5,000-meter run as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field teams competed Saturday at the Rob Upton Invitational at the Hansen Field Event Area.|
|March 22, 2008||Mountain Lions Compete in First Outdoor Meet of the Season||BOULDER -- The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's and women's track and field teams competed in their first outdoor meet of the year, the Potts Invitational held Saturday at the University of Colorado's Potts Field.|
|January 14, 2008||2008 Season Preview||The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team has produced several All-Americans over the past 10 years. During that same period, however, the UCCS women have never finished higher than fifth in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship meet and the men have finished either last or next to last every season.|
|April 14, 2007||UCCS Men Compete at Colorado College||David Harmer moved into third-place in school history with his time of 1 minute, 54.39 seconds in the 800-meter run at the 12th annual Colorado College Invitational.|