2014: Finished 15th (27:03.30) to score for the Bulldogs at the 8K Georgia Cross Country Invitational...Was the fifth Bulldog finisher and posted a career best time of 26:13.16 for 31st at the 8K Furman Invitational...Posted the fastest collegiate time of his career and finished 115th at the 8K Greater Louisville Classic after clocking a 25:41.23...Took 96th and clocked a 27:11.04 at the 8K SEC Championships...Placed 108th after competing in his first collegiate 10K and posted a time of 32:47.80 at the 10K NCAA South Regionals.
2013: Finished 71st at the 8k Furman Classic after completing the course in 26:28.96.
2012: Did not compete for the Bulldogs.
High School: Raced on both the 4x400-meter relay team and the 4x800 relay team that captured 2012 D3 state titles...Helped lead Lansing Catholic to 2012 team championship...Earned All-State honors in cross country as well as track and field as a junior and senior...Part of Academic All-State team from his sophomore to senior years...Named to the Lansing State Journal Cross Country & Track Dream Teams...Also was a finalist for the publication's Male Athlete of the Year...Personal-best times of 9:21 (3200), 4:22 (1600) and 1:57.4 (800)...Received the St. Sebastian Christian Leadership Award as a junior...Member of National Honor Society, French Club (president) and the Campus Ministry Team.
Personal: Born July 21, 1994...Son of Marybeth and Jim Hicks...Father, Jim, played basketball at Williams College (Mass.)...Majoring in pre-Business.