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July 24, 2020 - Top 10 finish with Southern Nationals at Crossville

On Thursday evening Riley Hickman made his debut with the Schaeffer’s Southern Nationals at Crossville Speedway (Crossville, Tenn.) for the 10th round of the 12-race miniseries. Drawing 18 cars, Riley secured his spot into the $3,500-to-win A-Main with the fifth fastest time in his qualifying group. Improving two spots in the 35-lap affair, Hickman notched an eighth place finish. (Brian McLeod photo | Dirt Scenes)

The following night at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tenn.), Hickman came one spot short of a transfer position in his heat with a fifth place outing. Scoring a runner-up finish in his B-Main behind Vic Hill, Riley earned the 18th-starting position for the main event. With $10,053 on the line, Hickman was the first retiree from the 53-lapper on the ninth lap.

Complete results from these events can be found at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

June 6, 2020 - Early Exit in J.T. Kerr Memorial at 411 Motor Speedway

Riley Hickman was one of 37 Crate Late Models on hand at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tenn.) on Saturday afternoon for the ninth annual J.T. Kerr Memorial. Following the 10th fastest lap overall in time trials, Hickman locked his spot into the main event with a third place finish in his heat. With $5,000 on the line, Riley was one of nine cars that retired early from the 50-lapper.

Complete results from this event can be found at www.411MotorSpeedway.net.

May 24, 2020 - Top 5 Finish in Memorial Day Weekend Special at DRRP

On Sunday afternoon Riley Hickman visited Duck River Raceway Park (Wheel, Tenn.) powering his David Duplissey-owned No. D2 Late Model for the Memorial Day weekend special. Reeling in a Top-5 finish in the feature, Hickman posted a fifth place spot behind Josh Putnam, David Brannon, Bob Gardner, and Scott Cook.

Complete results from this event can be found at www.DuckRiverRacewayPark.com.

May 7, 2020 - Eighth Place Finish in DirtonDirt Shootout at Senoia

Thursday night found Riley Hickman in action at Senoia Raceway (Ga.) powering the David Duplissey-owned No. D2 Late Model for the DirtonDirt.com Shootout. Following the 11th fastest time in his qualifying group, Hickman picked up a 10-lap heat race victory, which positioned him ninth on the starting grid for the main event. With $5,000 on the line, Riley improved one spot in the 40-lap affair to register an eighth place finish. (Blake Harris photo)

Complete results from this event can be found at www.SenoiaRaceway.com.

May 2, 2020 - Top 5 Finish in Dirt Showdown at Boyd's Speedway

With the promoters and track officials mandating several precautionary measures to hold the event during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Riley Hickman visited Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Ga.) on Saturday night for the Dirt Showdown. In a field of 36 Super Late Models, Hickman secured his spot into the $5,000-to-win A-Main with the third fastest lap in his time trial group. Starting the feature in fifth, Riley improved one spot in the 50-lapper to place fourth behind Donald McIntosh, Austin Smith, and Michael Page with John Ownbey coming in fifth.

Complete results from this event can be found at www.BoydsSpeedway.net.

March 13, 2020 - Riley Hickman Uninjured in Flip at North Georgia

On Friday afternoon Riley Hickman was one of 21 Ultimate Southeast Series entries on hand at North Georgia Speedway (Chatsworth, Ga.) for the season-opener. Recording the eighth fastest lap in time trials, Riley locked into the eighth-starting position for the A-Main. With $4,000 on the line, Hickman got caught in a tangle while running in fifth that left him on his roof. He was able to escape unharmed.

Complete results from this event can be found at www.UltimateSupers.com.

March 7, 2020 - Hickman Records First Win of the Season at Boyd's Speedway

Riley Hickman capitalized on a trip to Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Ga.) on Saturday, picking up his first win of the season in the David Duplissey-owned, Arp’s Lawn Service/ Hickman Manufacturing/ American Billett/ CVR Race Cars No. D2.

“This win was a special one for me,” Hickman said. “My son was here tonight, and we were able to pull off the win and get him in a Victory Lane photo. Thanks to David, Michael, Daniel, and everyone involved with this team. I’m looking forward to North Georgia on Friday.”

In a field of 15 Super Late Models, Hickman topped the speed charts in time trials to earn the pole position for the night’s main event. Jumping to the lead early, Riley cruised to his first win of the season in the feature over Jordan Rodabaugh, Todd Hernandez, Jason Deal, and Ahnna Parkhurst.

Earlier in the weekend, Hickman and the Duplissey Racing team visited Duck River Raceway Park (Wheel, Tenn.) for the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series sanctioned contest.

In a field of 33 cars, Hickman laid down the sixth fastest lap in his time trial group before placing sixth in his heat race. Grabbing the third and final transfer spot in his B-Main, Riley locked into the 21st-starting position for Friday’s $10,000-to-win A-Main. Passing ten cars in the 50-lap affair, Riley Hickman posted an 11th place finish.

Complete results from these events can be found at www.WoOLMS.com and www.BoydsSpeedway.com.

February 15, 2020 - Top 5 Finish in Sweetheart at 411 Motor Speedway

Saturday afternoon saw Riley Hickman return to action at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tenn.) powering the CVR Race Cars No. D2 Late Model for the annual Sweetheart. After posting the fourth fastest lap in a field of 30 cars, Hickman dropped one spot in the 30-lap feature to place 5th behind Cory Hedgecock, Jensen Ford, Jesse Lowe, and Randy Weaver.

Complete results from the event can be found at www.411MotorSpeedway.net.

February 2, 2020 - Riley Hickman Begins 2020 Season at Boyd's for Cabin Fever

On Saturday evening Riley Hickman visited Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Ga.) pulling double duty in the Super and Crate Late Model ranks to kick off the 2020 season. Drawing 28 Crate Late Models for the Cabin Fever, Hickman followed up the fifth fastest lap in time trials with a heat race victory. Starting the $1,500-to-win A-Main in fifth, Riley dropped six spots in the 20-lapper to place 11th.

In a field of 18 Schaffer’s Iron-Man Series entries on Saturday, Riley came in second fastest overall in qualifying before placing 2nd in his heat behind John Ownbey. Starting Sunday afternoon’s $5,000-to-win A-Main in fourth, Hickman suffered a broken driveshaft on lap 22 while running in 3rd that ended his night early.

Complete results from the events can be found at www.BoydsSpeedway.com.

January 2, 2020 - Hickman Ends 2019 Slate with Three Wins

The 2019 season saw Riley Hickman travel to a total of 26 events competing in the Super and Crate Late Model ranks. With Mother Nature determining the outcome of six of his scheduled dates, Hickman bagged three wins, 10 Top-5 finishes, and 14 Top-10 outings.

December 28, 2019 - Riley Hickman Cruises to Hangover Opener at 411

Riley Hickman invaded 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tennessee) on Friday afternoon kicking off the Crate Late Model portion of the annual Hangover. In a field of 34 cars, Riley topped the charts in qualifying which positioned him on the pole for the A-Main. Leading flag-to-flag, Hickman outran Jesse Lowe, Jason Cardwell, Eli Beets, and Zach Sise to the line to register his third win of the season. He earned a $1,000 payday. (Inside Dirt Racing | Richard Allen photo)

Returning on Saturday afternoon competing in the Super and Crate Late Model ranks, Hickman locked his spot into the $5,000-to-win A-Main with the fastest lap in his time trial group. Rolling off second, Riley dropped two spots in the 40-lapper to place 4th behind Donald McIntosh, Jackie Boggs, and Cory Hedgecock with Logan Roberson coming in 5th.

In a field of 37 Crate Late Models, Riley recorded the fastest time overall in qualifying which locked him on the pole for the A-Main. With $1,500 on the line, Hickman ran into mechanical issues on lap 14 while running in second that saw him depart early from the 25-lapper.

Complete results from the events can be found at www.411MotorSpeedway.net.

November 24, 2019 - Hickman Places 6th in Deep Fried Fall Brawl at Duck River

After Mother Nature wiped out Saturday night’s program, Riley Hickman was one of 14 cars on hand at Duck River Raceway Park (Wheel, Tennessee) on Sunday for the Deep Fried Fall Brawl. Earning the 14th-starting position for the $2,500-to-win A-Main via preliminary events, Hickman passed eight cars in the 35-lap affair to place 6th.

Complete results from the event can be found at www.DuckRiverRacewayPark.com.

November 16, 2019 - Top 5 Finish in The Gobbler at Boyd's Speedway

Saturday night saw Riley Hickman return behind the wheel of the David Duplissey-owned No. D2 Super Late Model for The Gobbler at Boyd’s Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia). With 31 cars on hand, Hickman followed up the fifth fastest lap in time trials with a heat race victory. Starting the $3,500-to-win A-Main in fifth, Riley gained one spot to place 4th behind Jason Hiett, Jadon Frame, and Donald McIntosh with John Ownbey coming 5th.

Complete results from the event can be found at www.BoydsSpeedway.net.

November 9, 2019 - Hickman Tops Crate Nationals at 411 Motor Speedway

For the first time, Riley Hickman jumped in the seat of the David Duplissey-owned, Hickman Manufacturing/American Billett/CVR Race Cars No. D2 on Saturday night at 411 Motor Speedway (Seymour, Tenn.). Hickman turned the opportunity into a $3,000 payday. (Nv-UsPhoto.com photo)

“I greatly appreciate the generosity of David Duplissey,” Hickman commented. “It was cool to be able to get them this win. I’m looking forward to piloting the No. D2 in a couple more events before the 2019 season is over.”

A stout field of 45 entries converged at the annual Crate Nationals. After posting the second-fastest lap in time trials behind Pierce McCarter, Hickman charged to a 10-lap heat race victory.

Hickman took the lead at the drop of the green flag and set a blistering pace throughout the race. His second victory of 2019 came ahead of Jensen Ford, Pierce McCarter, Jesse Lowe, and Jason Welshan.

Complete results from the event can be found at www.411MotorSpeedway.net.

October 12, 2019 - Riley Hickman Attends BJ Parker Memorial at TST

Riley Hickman was one of 30 Southern All Star Series entries signed in at Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) on Saturday night wrapping up the series with the B.J. Parker Memorial. After recording the eighth fastest lap in his time trial group, Hickman slipped back to a 20th place outing in the 42-lap feature.

Complete results from this event can be found at www.SASDirt.com.