Hibbett Sports 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) January 30, 2012
Hibbett Sports, Inc.
(Exact Name Of Registrant As Specified In Its Charter)
451 Industrial Lane
Birmingham, Alabama 35211
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Mr. Gary A. Smith, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has advised Hibbett Sports, Inc. (Company) of his retirement effective June 1, 2012. A copy of the Company’s press release issued on January 30, 2012 regarding Mr. Smith’s retirement is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K and is hereby incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibit 99.1 is furnished pursuant to Item 5.02 and shall not be deemed to be “filed”.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
January 30, 2012