2017-18 Freshman Season: Placed sixth in the 200-yard breast (2:04.47) at the Minnesota Invitational.
High School: 2017 graduate of St. Mar's Central high School • Coached by Thomas Stromme and Emily Poppe • Three-year National Honor Society Earned six swiming letters and four soccer letters • Western Dakota Assocation All-Conference 2012-2016 • First-Team North Dakota All-State 2012-2016 • 2017 State Champion in 200 free and 500 free • 2016 State Champion in 100 back, State Runner-up 200 free • 2015 State Runner-Up in 200 free and 100 back • 2014 State Runner-Up in 100 back • Member of Bismarck Aquastrom swim team for eight years • was four-year varsity soccer player.
Personal: Born August 3, 1998 • Daughter of Jane and Wayne Hepper • Has one sibling, Meg • Mother Jane swam for Minnesota • Enjoys reading, writing, music and the rodeo • Major is currently undecided.
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