West coast girl in an east coast world

Los Angeles born and raised, Ambar Hickman. Photo by Brian Baublitz Jr. / Towson University Student

Los Angeles born and raised, Ambar Hickman; Photo by Brian Baublitz Jr. / Towson University Student

When leaving for college, some people only go down the street or two hours away from their home. Well how would you feel if you lived four time zones away in California? That is what Ambar Hickman, a sophomore softball star, has to deal with. She got a scholarship to join the Tigers and is now their ace on the staff. This is her story on what it’s like being a college student from across the country.