Freshman Rokas Cepulis Wins Three Individual Events
As A Junior (2011-12)
Participated in all 11 dual meets and the Conference USA Championships ... Earned a first-place finish in the 50 butterfly against Catawba ... Recorded three medal finishes during dual meet competition ... Made the Dean's List each semester.
As A Sophomore (2010-11)
Competed in 12 dual meets ... Scored 25 points in the C-USA Championship meet ... Placed seventh in the championship finals of the 100 butterfly ... Registered her lone individual triumph of the year with a fist-place finish in the 100 butterfly against Davidson ... Recorded three additional third-place finishes in the event ... Posted two third-place finishes in the 200 butterfly during the dual meet season ... Member of two first-place relay teams.
As A Freshman (2009-10)
Participated in seven dual meets, the Gamecock Invitational and the Conference USA Championships ... Placed seventh in the 200 butterfly during the league championship finals.
Prior To ECU
Attended Sequoyah High School ... Member of Tidal Wave Swimming coached by Jim McGinnis ... Junior National Qualifier ... U.S. Short Course National Qualifier ... Georgia High School State Championship Finalist ... 2009 Sequoyah High Swimmer-of-the-Year.
Pursuing a degree in elementary education ... Born March 18, 1991 ... Parents are Nell and Herbert Hess ...Member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
|Hess' Top Times|
|Event||Time||Date||Meet||In The ECU Record Books|
|100 Butterfly||56.33||2/25/11||C-USA Championships||8th All-Time|
|200 Butterfly||2:04.98||2/26/11||C-USA Championships|
|200 IM||2:06.49||2/16/12||C-USA Championships|