The diminutive midfielder averaged 10.4 disposals and 4.7 tackles from her seven matches, up from 8.3 in 2019. A strong contested player, Hanks is clean at ground-level and instinctive around goal when up
Hanks played a lot more in the centre of the ground in 2020, moving in from the forward line where she played her first season. forward. She finished equal-fifth in Melbourne's best and fairest.