Played in all 11 tournaments during his first season with the Bucs … top finish came at the Sea Best Invitational – tied for ninth (76-76-71 – 223) from the PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass … fired his lowest round of the season in his second collegiate tournament as he carded a 2-under 69 in the third round of the Mason Rudolph Championship … recorded 10 rounds of par or better and totaled 90 birdies.
Won the Delaware State Golf Association’s Amateur Championship by 21 strokes after firing a 20-under-par 268.
Prior to ETSU
A four-year letterwinner for head coach William Darrin at The Blue Ridge School, will come to Johnson City with plenty of accolades during his junior career … ranked the top 2012 junior in both Maryland and Delaware, while also earning honorable mention honors for the USGA-AJGA Presidents’ Leadership Award … qualified for the 2011 U.S. Junior Amateur, where he was 55th in stroke play before losing 1-down in the match play round of 64 … won the Delaware Junior Amateur Championship the last three years, while being named the 2010, 2011, and 2012 Delaware Junior Player of the Year … was selected to the Delaware Golf Association Williamson Cup Team in 2009, 2010 and 2011, while placing third in 2010 … finished top-10 at the 2010, 2011, and 2012 Delaware Amateur Championship (second in 2012), while also posting several top-10 finishes in AJGA events … during his career at The Blue Ridge School, Hickman has been selected four times a VISAA Division I All-State performer, as well as being a four-time First Team All-VIC selection … finished third at the 2010 and fifth at the 2012 All Virginia Independent Conference Tournament.
Born September 10, 1993 … has yet to declare a major.