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REDSHIRT FRESHMAN YEAR (2012)
Appeared in six games and totaled four tackles ... Posted two stops against Delaware ... Recorded a sack in the spring game ...
FRESHMAN YEAR (2011)
Redshirted as a scout team defensive end ...
Three-year letterwinner as a defensive end/tight end for head coach Andrew Howard at Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology ... Earned all-conference honors in 2010 and 2009 ... Was an All-Mecklenburg County selection in 2010 ... Elected as a team captain for his senior year ... Totaled 109 tackles, 10 sacks, 19 TFLs, seven forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries as a senior ... Recorded 115 tackles, 13 sacks, 23 TFLs, 10 forced fumbles and six fumble recoveries in 2009 ... A three-year letterwinner in basketball and track ... Member of the National Society for High School Scholars ... Member of the Spanish Honor Society ...
Son of Cynthia and James Hicks ... Majoring in physics ... Enjoys playing the cello, piano, guitar, drums and vocals.