Jack Hicks - Baseball - University of Kentucky Athletics 10


  • height 6-2
  • Weight 190
  • class Freshman
  • Hometown Raleigh, N.C.
  • No. 337 Incoming Freshman (Perfect Game, 2020)
  • 2020 Preseason High Honorable Mention (Perfect Game)
  • 2020 Preseason First-Team All-Atlantic Region (Perfect Game)

Ranked the No. 385 overall player by Perfect Game and No. 8 in the state of North Carolina…Perfect Game evaluated him as the top prep shortstop in North Carolina…Lettered four years at Leesville Road HS for coach Jake Jones…Three-time all-conference performer…Set the school batting average and single-season hits records as a junior in 2019…2020 Preseason High Honorable Mention (Perfect Game)…2020 Preseason First-Team All-Atlantic Region (Perfect Game)…Named 2019 Perfect Game Elite Upperclass Championship All-Tournament Team after batting .462 with a 1.170 OPS in 19 at-bats.
Full name is Jonathan David Hicks…Hometown is Raleigh, N.C….Son of Joey Hicks and Kristin Stephens…Has an older sibling, Bailey…Grew up a UK fan as both parents attended the school…Dad’s side of family lives about an hour from Lexington…”Little Debbie” – yes, THAT “Little Debbie” – is a distant cousin.

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