Stephen Hicks
Stephen Hicks joined the ABC30 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.

Stephen's Stories
"It just doesn't add up": Sanger reacts to Tom Flores' Hall of Fame snub
Flores and Mike Ditka are the only two men to win a Super Bowl as a player, assistant coach and head coach.
QB&A Dilfer: Titans remind Dilfer of his Super Bowl team in 2000
With the Conference Championship Games approaching, Trent Dilfer tells Stephen Hicks the similarities between his 2000 Ravens and this year's Tennessee Titans.
QB&A with Trent Dilfer: Allen's growth even in loss continues to impress
Topics discussed with Trent Dilfer this week include Josh Allen's playoff debut and the 49ers' playoff opener against the Vikings.
Good Sports: The Central Valley's sports successes this decade
In this week's Good Sports, we look back on the biggest local sports moments of the decade.
Central Grizzlies hold parade to honor perfect 15-0 season
Central HS worked with Fresno police and the city of Fresno to shut down Gettysburg Avenue for a "parade of champions."
Another big Bulldog recruiting class is highlighted by local standouts
Less than a day after Kalen DeBoer was introduced as the 20th head coach in Fresno State history, the Bulldogs look set to rebound in 2020.
Annual "Trek to the Tree" Honors The Nation's Christmas Tree
Every year, people from around the world gather in Kings Canyon National Park to honor the General Grant Tree - also known as the "Nation's Christmas Tree!"
Kalen DeBoer hired as the newest head football coach at Fresno State
Kalen DeBoer has been hired as the newest head coach of the Fresno State football team, the team confirmed on Twitter. A press conference will be held at 2 p.m.
Central playing in the D-1AA state final against Sierra Canyon
Musical artist Drake posted a picture of himself in a Sierra Canyon hoodie.
QB&A: Dilfer on FS head coach opening? Interested but not yet
Fresno State legend and Super Bowl champion Trent Dilfer joins Sports Director Stephen Hicks to talk hot topics in the NFL and Fresno State football.