Stephen Hicks
Stephen Hicks is the Sports Director for ABC30 Action News. Stephen joined the Action News Sports team in April 2018 and is thrilled to continue to call the Central Valley home.

Before moving to Fresno, Stephen was the Sports Director at KERO-TV in Bakersfield. During his three years in Kern County, he reported on big local athletes like Derek Carr, Kevin Harvick and Tyrone Wallace while also getting the chance to cover CSU Bakersfield's run to the program's first NCAA Tournament and NIT Final Four appearances taking him everywhere from Oklahoma City to Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Stephen graduated from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University where he spent time reporting on Arizona issues from Washington, D.C. Before pursuing journalism, he played two years of college golf at Glendale Community College.

For almost a year after college, Stephen was a general assignment news reporter at KERO-TV.

When he isn't working, Stephen likes to spend his free time playing guitar, golfing, hiking, cooking and traveling to hidden gems in California.

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Stephen's Stories
Bulldogs win turnover battle, bounce back with 17-0 win at Wyoming
Playing its first game in two weeks, and first since falling out of the national rankings, Fresno State (5-2, MW 2-1) responded with a 17-0 win at Wyoming (4-2, 1-1).
Friday Night Football - Week 9 - Schedules, scores and highlights from around the Valley
Schedules, scores and highlights of High School Football around the Valley.
QB&A with Trent Dilfer: Raiders season in peril after Jon Gruden resigns as head coach
This week, Fresno State legend and Super Bowl champion Trent Dilfer joins Sports Director Stephen Hicks to discuss topics such Jon Gruden's resignation, Josh Allen's development in the red zone and Lamar Jackson's performance on Monday.
QB&A with Trent Dilfer: Kyler Murray is '"Magic" & Justin Herbert "might be most complete QB in NFL"
This week, Fresno State legend and Super Bowl champion Trent Dilfer joins Sports Director Stephen Hicks to discuss topics such as the Chargers/Raiders game on Monday night, Joey Bosa's comments on Derek Carr postgame and the biggest takeaway from Brady's return to Foxborough.
Friday Night Football - Week 8 - Schedules, scores and highlights from around the Valley
Schedules, scores and highlights of High School Football around the Valley.
Bulldog Breakdown: Catching up with Kevin Sutherland
Former Bulldog Kevin Sutherland and professional golfer is the defending champ of the Charles Schwab Cup.
Fresno State falls out of AP ranking after loss to Hawaii
Six turnovers were the downfall for Fresno State on a night where the #18 Bulldogs fall 27-24 to Hawai'i (3-3, MW 1-1).
Friday Night Football - Week 7 - Schedules, scores and highlights from around the Valley
Schedules, scores and highlights of High School Football around the Valley.
Bulldogs sputter in final round of Nick Watney Invitational while Ethan Davidson becomes Mr. Fresno
Entering the final round of the Nick Watney Invitational at San Joaquin Country Club, the Fresno State men's golf team had a six-shot lead.
QB&A with Trent Dilfer: Fresno State entering rare air, needs to clean up on defense
This week, Fresno State legend and Super Bowl champion Trent Dilfer joins Sports Director Stephen Hicks to discuss topics such as Derek Carr's poise in the fourth quarter vs. the Dolphins, Fresno States' character-building win over UNLV and Lorenzo Neal's jersey being retired.