High School: Played both basketball and football at W.T. Woodson ... A three-year member of the varsity basketball team ... Captained team as a senior ... A First Team All-Liberty District selection in 2008 and 2009 ... Named the Liberty District Player of the Year in 2009 as a senior ... Selected to the Liberty District All-Tournament team in 2009 ... Also earned First Team All-Northern Virginia as a senior ... Second-Team Virginia All-State Group AAA in 2009 ... An honorable mention All-Met selection by The Washington Post ... Named to the Ronald Curry All-Tournament Team, leading the tournament in scoring ... Selected as a Premier All-Star for the McDonald Roundball Classic in 2009 ... Selected for the Capital Classic All-Star Game in 2009 ... Played for D.C. Assault in 2009 and with NOVA United from 2007-08.
Personal: Full name is Stephen Wescott Stepka ... The son of Tom and Loretta Stepka ... Has two younger brothers, Brandon and Tommy ... Earned academic awards in high school ... A member of the National Honor Society and a four-year Student-Athlete Scholar ... A member of the Latin Club, Food for Others and Christmas in April ... Also coached youth league teams for Turnpike Basketball.