Hibbett Sports shop moving into York Galleria

The Alabama-based athletic retail company is planning to open its newest store on December 12.

Hibbett Sports

Hibbett Sports, an Alabama-based athletic retail company, will be setting up shop in mid-December in the York Galleria, according to a company press release.

The store, which will be the company's eighth in Pennsylvania, is expected to open Dec. 12, according to Jessica Casto, who spoke on behalf of the company.

The store, which will be on the second floor of the Galleria between Boscov's and the food court, will employ approximately eight full and part-time team members, according to the release.

Hibbett operates more than 1,000 athletic retail stores nationwide, including one Shippensburg, the closest location to York that is currently open.