American golfer Justin Hicks was born on October 28, 1974 in Wyandotte, Michigan. He currently plays on the Nationwide Tour. Hicks attended the University of Michigan, earning his degree in Political Science in 1997, and soon after turned professional. He mostly played on the Nationwide Tours before making the cut in the PGA.
He once tied for the lead on the second day of the 2008 US Open, shooting down a 68 to get to the top spot. However, he fell down after the first round and ended with a tie for 74th place. He placed at 25th on the PGA Tour money list which automatic qualifies him for the 2011 season, which he entered as a rookie. His best finish on the PGA tour for 2011 is at T14th at the HP Byron Nelson Championship. He placed at 17th place at the 2011 Honda Classic and at T18 at the Puerto Rico Open. The American golfer also made a T67 finish at the 2011 Mayakoba Golf Classic at the Riviera Maya in Cancun. He made a T69 finish at the Valero Texas Open in the same year.
Overall, Hicks holds two professional wins, one at the 2008 Ford Wayne Gretzky Classic and the second at the 2010 MBW Charity Pro-Am. He ranks T63rd on Approach on the PGA Tour. He currently resides in Royal Palm Beach, Florida.