South Forsyth High School - Cumming, GA
2002: North Georgia College & State University
2010 (Junior) – Appeared in 22 games for the Saints while recording a team-high 11 saves…ranked third in the Peach Belt Conference for total saves…in 24.2 innings of work had an ERA of 2.19 while opponents hit .161 against him…allowed six earned runs while striking out 33 and walking 13 of the 87 batters he faced…named Daktonics Second-Team All-Region.
2009 (Sophomore) – Appeared in 24 games as a reliever…had a 5.74 ERA with a 4-2 record and four saves…had 19 strikeouts in 26.2 innings pitched while opponents hit .306 against him.
2008 (Freshman) – Appeared in 27 games, all as a reliever…had a 4.30 ERA, a record of 5-2, and struckout 28 batters in 29.1 innings of work…collected a team leading four saves and allowed just two extra base hits while opponents hit .212 against him.
High School – Played three years at South Forsyth High School before playing his senior season at North Forsyth High School...named team Most Valuable Player during senior season...named First Team All-Region as a centerfielder during senior season...named a Northeast Georgia All-Star during senior season...recorded a .306 batting average with five homeruns and 46 runs batted in during prep career...also recorded a 5-3 record on the mound with a 2.21 earned run average...recorded a .358 batting average with two homeruns and 21 runs batted in during senior season...named the Forsyth County Player of the Week during junior and senior seasons...helped lead his team to the regional championship at South Forsyth High School in 2004...also lettered in football for two years at South Forsyth High School...assists with Miracle League Baseball.
Personal – Son of Rita and Ronnie Rickett...has one brother, Justin, who played baseball for four years at North Georgia College & State University...majoring in Physical Education.