Sarah Armstrong Hicks joined the athletic training staff in July 2016 and currently provides care for the Chanticleers' women's basketball team.
Hicks is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association and holds current certification from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control.
Hicks received her master's degree in food, nutrition and culinary science from Clemson University in May 2016. During her time at Clemson, she worked as a graduate assistant athletic trainer providing care for the football team and spirit groups, including coverage at the 2014 Russell Athletic Bowl, 2015 ACC Football Championship, 2016 Capital One Orange Bowl and 2016 College Football National Championship.
A 2014 graduate of Appalachian State University, Hicks received her bachelor's degree in athletic training while serving as a student athletic trainer. Throughout her time at Appalachian State she cared for the men's basketball, track & field, wrestling, football and softball teams.
Hicks, who is originally from Horse Shoe, N.C., currently resides in Conway, S.C., with her husband Phillip.