Track & Field
Duke Track & Field BIO
2012-13: Indoors, served as a member of the fourth place finishing 4x800 relay at the Virginia Tech challenge, combining for a time of 7:41.84…competed in the open 800, running a time of 1:57.34 to finish 20th at the Virginia Tech Challenge…Outdoors, competed in the 1,500 meter run three times throughout the season, earning his top time of 4:03.97 at the Duke Invitational to finish 29th.
2010-11: Indoors, ran the 600m, 800m and 1,000m ... posted a fourth-place finish in the 800m at the Kent Taylor Invite (1:56.91) ... ran 1:56.27 over 800m at the ACC Indoor Championships for a new personal best ... outdoors, posted a new personal-best 1:56.18 over 800m at the Duke Invitational ... took 11th at the Taylor-Hilton UNC Invite for his highest finish of the season.
2009-10: Focused on the 800m run during his freshman campaign ... earned his highest finish of the indoor season, a 12th-place effort, at the Hokie Invitational, on Jan. 23 ... turned in a season-best time of 1:56.27 at the ACC Indoor Championships on Feb. 26 ... Outdoors, competed in the 800-meters on three occasions ... clocked 1:57.31 at the Duke Invitational for his best showing of the outdoor season.
Prior to Duke: An up-and-coming half miler from Illinois ... three-year letterwinner at Geneva ... two-time all-state and all-conference selection in track and field ... also, all-conference cross country pick ... led cross country team to third-place state finish in 2008 ... helped the track & field squad's 4x800m relay to second place at the 2009 state meet ... ran personal best in the 800-meters as a junior, clocking 1:56.00 ... set personal 400m record as a senior with a 50.6 effort.
Personal: Son of Dana and Kevin Hickey ... born May 21, 1991 ... has one brother, Tyler, and one sister, Abbey ... majoring in biology with a minor in chemistry ... also pursuing a certificate in global health.