The middle blocker is the only freshman to start a game for the Terps this season.
The Terps went 2-1 to open their season at the Canes Classic Tournament.
The Terps overcame a loss to Miami on Friday to finish 2-1 in the tournament.
The Terps finished Friday 1-1 after beating Florida International earlier in the day.
The Terps overcame a five-point deficit in the fourth set to claim a season-opening victory against the Panthers.
The Terps have knocked off top Big Ten teams in recent years but are still looking to reach their first NCAA tournament under coach Adam Hughes.
Ricks was one of three Terps with at least 100 kills and 100 blocks in the 2022 season.
Multiple players stepped up in elevated roles as the Terps scratched two top 10 upsets in a 16-win campaign.