Randy Hicks

Randy Hicks said his biggest inspiration growing up, especially in sports, was his older brother Ronnie.

In fact, it was that brother’s influence that eventually led Randy Hicks to a standout career as a field goal kicker, first at Dothan High School and later at Troy State where he was perfect on every field goal attempt of his career.

“When I first started kicking, I was in junior high school,” Hicks recently said. “I saw my brother (Ronnie) kick and I said ‘I can do that.’ So I started kicking in the eighth grade and I just kept on, kept on, kept on.”

Read the full story by David Mundee in the Dothan Eagle