Hibbett Sporting goods, inc. announces new store to open in Louisville

Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc. (“Hibbett”), the national sporting goods
retailer based in Birmingham, Ala., is pleased to announce the
execution of a lease for a new store in Louisville, MS.

Hibbett Sports plans to open the new location this summer in the
North Church Square (558 North Church Avenue). The store anticipates
employing eight full and part-time team members. Currently Hibbett
has 60 locations in the state of Mississippi alone.

Hibbett is a fast-growing operator of over 874 full-line sporting
goods stores in small to mid-sized markets, predominantly in the
Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest.

Hibbett Sports stores offer a large selection of quality branded
athletic equipment, footwear and apparel, with a focus on
knowledgeable, friendly customer service and providing customers with
information they can’t always get at other stores selling sporting
goods. Hibbett Sports has a long history of focusing on the needs of
local teams and leagues, with a variety of services to meet the needs
of coaches and players alike.

Hibbett is the only sporting goods chain committed to serving small
and mid-size markets. This strategy has proved to be a successful
one for Hibbett as the company continues to expand its number of
stores across the U.S.