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
Pat McCann hired as Fresno State Bulldogs' next offensive coordinator
Fresno State has hired Pat McCann as the next offensive coordinator for the Bulldog football team.
Bulldog Breakdown: Chat with Yvette Roberts ahead of jersey retirement
Yvette Roberts knew one thing throughout her basketball journey: there is no place like home.
Jake Haener rising on draft boards? This draft expert thinks so
Jake Haener landed on national television Wednesday morning when he received an endorsement from ESPN's leading NFL Draft expert, Mel Kiper Jr.
Bulldog Breakdown: Talking FS Men's Basketball with Coach Q
Sports Director Stephen Hicks sits down to talk with Fresno State Men's Basketball radio analyst with Marc Q. Jones.
Bulldog Breakdown: What to expect from incoming QB Mike Keene
Sports Director Stephen Hicks breaks down what the Red Wave can expect from incoming UCF transfer QB Mike Keene.
Bulldog Breakdown: Interim coach Ryan Overland talks Mike Batesole & Fresno State baseball
After the first official practice of the 2023 season, interim baseball coach Ryan Overland stopped by to talk about the upcoming Fresno State baseball season.
Fresno State football gets ranked in final AP Top 25 poll
The Fresno State football team (10-4) comes in ranked #24 in the final AP Top 25 poll of the season.
'Our stadium must look the part' amidst Fresno State's 'real possibility' of expansion to Power 5
Terry Tumey is approaching the five-year anniversary of his appointment as athletic director at Fresno State. A time when the Bulldogs have won two Mountain West championships on the football field and experienced success in other areas of the department
Council passes proclamation for Fresno State to be considered for Power 5 conferences
Fresno State President Dr. Saul Jimenez-Sandoval joined Fresno Mayor Jerry Dyer to support a resolution urging Power 5 conferences to take notice of the university athletically and academically.
Fresno City Councilmember presents symbolic resolution to get Fresno State into new conference
Fresno State president Dr. Saul Jimenez-Sandoval was joined by Fresno Mayor Jerry Dyer in support of a resolution that urges Power 5 conferences to take notice of the university athletically and academically.