Ronnie Hickman


Player profile

  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 205
  • Hometown South Orange, N.J.
  • Last School DePaul Catholic
  • Year Junior

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @asvprocket_
Instagram: @asvp_rocket_

Ohio State Overview
• Ronnie, whose nickname is “Rocket”, is a junior academically and is majoring in human development and family sciences
• Red-shirted the 2019 season as a true freshman while rehabbing an injury that cut his senior season at DePaul Catholic short
• Once he was healthy, he was impressive with solid special teams play in 2020 and in the opportunities he was presented on defense
• Played in the first five games of 2020 before getting sidelined with an injury
• Totaled five tackles in 2020, including a high of three in the win at Michigan State
• Enrolled in winter 2019 semester classes at Ohio State

More on Ronnie
• Was New Jersey’s third-ranked recruit overall in 2018 by 247Sports.com and a top 150 prospect nationally
• Chosen to play in the 2019 All-American Bowl
• Had a No. 9 ranking as an athlete according to 247Sports
• Played on both sides of the ball for DePaul Catholic, lining up at wide receiver and safety
• Totaled 609 receiving yards and nine TDs on 26 catches in an injury-shortened senior season
• Recorded 19 tackles and five pass breakups
• Caught 44 passes for 809 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior while also contributing 44 tackles, two interceptions and nine PBU on defense
• Had 945 all-purpose yards in 2017
• Finished his career with 1,418 yards receiving on 70 receptions and 22 touchdowns
• Helped DePaul Catholic win New Jersey’s Non Public Group III state title as a junior in 2017
• Played for head coach John McKenna
• Also an All-American lacrosse player in high school
• Parents are Hanifah Crawley and Ronnie Hickman Sr.