IBCA Hall of Fame

Kenneth StephensName: Kenneth Stephens

Year Inducted: 2020

Category: Coaches

Schools / Organizations:
Sheldon High School

 

Biography:  Kenneth began his basketball coaching career at Sheldon High School in 1933 and served as head coach for 18 seasons. He had a 337-110 record at the school for a 77.1 winning percentage.  Kenneth had nine 20-win seasons and guided Sheldon to eight district and two regional titles. His 1940-41 team was 27-9 and lost to Elite Eight qualifier Waterman in the sectional title game. His 1941-42 squad was 35-2 and lost to Elite Eight qualifier Streator in the sectional finals.