Stephen Kielhofner, Boys' XC

Stephen Kielhofner, Boys' XC

"Stephen Kielhofner is one of the most decorated athletes to have ever wore an Irish uniform; he is a two-time state cross country champion, a three time regional  coaches "athlete of the year", a three time district champion, a two time conference champion (he did not compete in the 2017 conference meet due to an injury), a four time all-regional first team selection and Catholic's first ever four time all-state male runner.  In track he is the defending champion in the 1600 ( two-time champion) and 3200 and a member of the state championship 4x8 team. He will continue his education while running cross country and track at St. Louis University."

—Head SCHS Girls' XC Coach, Nick Russo

The Scoop:
What is your favorite food?  Stir Fry
 
What is your favorite movie?  The Way Way Back
 
Who are the top 3 artists on your music playlists?  You Blew It!, Childish Gambino, J. Cole
 
Do you have any pre-game/match/meet rituals?  East a huge pasta dinner the night before a big race.  Wish all my competition good luck on the starting line.
 
What is your favorite class?  Art III with Fravel
 
What are your plans after you graduate?  Study engineering at and run for SLU.
 
What are you most proud of?  Getting a smile from Coach Riley after breaking the 800m school record at Conference.
 
Tell us something about yourself that most people don’t know.  How to correctly pronounce my last name.
 
What is your favorite SCHS Memory?  Staying the whole time at LPA sophomore year (after 95% of the school left) to watch Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin play.