Highly accomplished prep athlete who enrolled early at Mizzou and took part in 2013 spring drills ... Will enter his first fall camp at Mizzou looking to work his way up the depth chart from fourth, where he starts drills after showing good leadership abilities during spring camp ... (Last name is pronounced HOE-SICK).
One of the top dual-threat quarterbacks in the nation, ranked 19th according to Rivals.com ... One of 12 national finalists for the Wendy's High School Heisman Award, which honors high school student-athletes for the pursuit of athletic and academic excellence with integrity ... Considered the No. 35 pocket passer in the country by ESPN.com ... Rated as the sixth-best recruit in the state of Missouri by Rivals.com ... Was a finalist for the Simone Award, given annually to the top prep player in the Kansas City metro area ... Also a finalist for Gatorade's Missouri Player of the Year ... Represented Team USA at the IFAF World Championships with fellow signees Chase Abbington, Alec Abeln and Eric Beisel ... Honored to first team All-State teams by the Missouri Football Coaches Association and Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association ... Passed for 1,882 yards and 14 touchdowns while rushing for 1,609 yards and 18 scores on the ground as a senior in 2012 ... Led head coach Fred Bouchard's Staley High School squad to the Missouri State High School Activities Association Class 5 State Championship with an undefeated 14-0 season as a junior in 2011 ... Rushed for four touchdowns in the championship game vs. Kirkwood High School, leading Staley to a 35-21 victory ... Took the Falcons back to the state tournament in 2012, advancing to the quarterfinals ... Passed for 1,406 yards and 10 touchdowns and rushed for 2,096 yards and 32 touchdowns as a junior in 2011.
Parents - Tom and Colby Hosick ... Also an accomplished high school wrestler; having claimed the Class 3 heavyweight title after a perfect 29-0 campaign as a junior in 2012 ... Chose Mizzou over several major programs, including Arkansas, Baylor, Iowa, Iowa State, Kansas State, Northwestern, Arizona State and Illinois ... Plans to major in pre-med at Missouri ... Was president of his high school's FCA chapter ... Has a strong belief in the Mizzou football program's ability to work together to accomplish its goals.