Jermey Hicks Finishes 16th at NCAA Indoor Championships

March 11, 2016


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Louisiana Tech redshirt sophomore Jermey Hicks made his first appearance at the NCAA Indoor Championships Friday, placing 16th in the 60m dash.

Hicks posted a time of 6.70 in the race, finishing 0.03 seconds behind Missouri’s Markesh Woodson.

The New Orleans native qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships after tying a Conference USA Championship record time of 6.64 at the C-USA Indoor Championships in February. Both the conference and national championship meets were held at the CrossPlex in Birmingham.

Hicks’ race completes in the indoor season for Louisiana Tech.

Louisiana Tech now turns its attention to the outdoor season which begins with the Jim Mize Invitational hosted by LA Tech on March 18-19 in Ruston.

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