MARIO HICKS

Track - 2015

MARIO HICKS - Graduated from Corning West High in 2002 and was a four-year member of the track team. Won New York State Championship in 110 hurdles as senior. Earned two All-American certificates at Buffalo State. Captured six SUNYAC Championships.

  • Graduated from Corning West High in 2002                        

  • Was a four-year member of the track team

  • Won New York State Championship in 110 hurdles as senior

  • Empire Games gold medalist in 110 high hurdles in 2001

  • Graduated from Buffalo State in 2008 after transfer from Erie CC

  • Earned two All-American certificates at Buffalo St.

  • Captured six SUNYAC Championships

  • Runner-up in 2007 Indoor NCAA Div. III Championships

  • Two-time SUNYAC champion in 55m hurdles & 110m high hurdles

  • Named 2008 Buffalo State Male Athlete of the Year

  • Won Hube Coyer Award at Buffalo St. for career accomplishments

  • Inducted into the Buffalo State Sports Hall of Fame in 2013