Prior to Arkansas
Awarded the 2018 Softball Player of the Year award from the Arkansas Activities Association … Hit .506 with nine home runs, 31 RBIs with 14 stolen bases during her senior campaign … Named the 2017 MaxPreps State Player of the year after hitting .436 wit 11 homers and 24 RBIs her junior season … Led the Sheridan (Ark.) High School Yellowjackets to their third-consecutive 6A state title including an astounding 30-3 record in 2018 … Named the MVP of the state tournament following the team’s championship run in 2017.
Hicks is the daughter of Byron and Kristi Hicks and has an older brother, Max. Both of her parents attended the University of Arkansas.