Was voted (by his teammates) as the team's Most Improved Player at the conclusion of his sophomore and junior campaigns ... earned Boston College's Junior Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year award at the All-Sports Banquet in May 2008 ... has earned ACC All-Academic Team honors in each of the last two seasons (2006 and 2007).
AS A SENIOR (2008)
Played in and started all 21 games at fullback ... scored one goal and attempted four shots ... notched BC's first goal of the season - on a penalty kick - in the eighth minute of BC's 2-1 home win over Boston University (8/29) ... was a valuable component of a Boston College defense that recorded a 0.90 goals against average, which ranked third among Atlantic Coast Conference schools (behind Maryland and Wake Forest) and No. 38 in the nation.
AS A JUNIOR (2007)
Played in and started all 21 games at fullback ... earned the program's Thomas McElroy Award as the soccer player who demonstrates excellence in character and performance on and off the field ... was a valuable component of a Boston College defense that recorded a 0.75 goals against average, which ranked second (behind Wake Forest) among Atlantic Coast Conference opponents and No. 26 in the nation ... registered one assist ... assisted on Alejandro Bedoya's first-half goal against Massachusetts (11/28) in the team's 2-1 loss in the NCAA Tournament in Newton, Mass.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2006)
Played in 14 games, including all eight ACC contests ... registered 13 starts at midfield ... recorded five points - two goals and one assist; registered three points - one goal and one assist - in league play ... scored one game-winning goal ... totaled 13 shots on the season ... tallied his first collegiate start in the team's 2-1 home win over Virginia Tech (9/8); the win marked the program's first ACC victory ... netted his first career goal just 39 seconds into the team's next game - a 3-2 overtime defeat at Virginia (9/8) ... scored the game's lone goal in a 1-0 home win over St. Francis (9/19) ... assisted on Charlie Davies' first of two goals in a 3-1 road win over Maryland (10/14).
AS A FRESHMAN (2005)
Played in five matches ... made his collegiate debut at Fairleigh Dickinson (9/1) ... also saw action in the team's ACC Tournament game against Wake Forest (11/8) in Cary, N.C.
Earned All-Independent School League honorable mention honors as senior at Roxbury Latin ... played for head coach Paul Sugg ... also earned All-ISL honorable mention accolades in lacrosse ... won the sportsmanship award for his graduating class.
Enrolled in the Carroll School of Management ... Stephen is the youngest of John and Mary's three children ... born July 25, 1987.
HEPBURN'S CAREER STATS
Year GP GS G A Pts. Shots
2005 5 0 0 0 0 0
2006 14 13 2 1 5 13
2007 21 21 0 1 1 1
2008 21 21 1 0 2 4
Totals 61 55 3 2 8 18