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 Megan Eppler
Megan Eppler

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Exeter, Calif.

High School:
El Diamante

Height:
5-11

Event:
Back/Free


04/23/2013

Kentucky Leads 2012-13 Winter SEC Academics Honor Roll

Honor roll features 49 Kentucky student-athletes

02/28/2013

Eppler, Fox, Simpson Inducted into UK's Society of Character

Swimming and diving trio recognized for work in the community and classroom

02/24/2013

Ferrucci's Platform Diving Highlights Saturday at SEC Championships

Kentucky finishes up action, prepares for last-chance meets

02/20/2013

Program Records Fall on Day 2 of SEC Championships

Gerotto, Crosthwaite, and Green etch their names into UK record books

02/19/2013

Ferrucci Earns Second Place on Day 1 of SEC Championships

Ferrucci Earns Second Place on Day 1 of SEC Championships

2011-12: Qualified for U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials in 2012 ... Finished the season with team-high 11 individual victories on the season for the women while finishing with top team times in the 50-freestyle and 100-freestyle events, each coming in the SEC Championships ... Competed in all of Kentucky's relay events ... Picked up her first wins of the season at Vanderbilt claiming first place in the 50-freestyle and the 100-freestyle, her specialty events ... Had two second place finishes in the 50-freestyle and 100-freestyle in a meet with Southern Illinois and Missouri ... Earned a second place time at the Tennessee Invitational in the 50-freestyle ... Took first place against Indiana River State College in the 50 LC meter freestyle ... Claimed victories at Alabama in the 50-freestyle and the 100-freestyle ... Had two wins at Emory in the 200- and 100-freestyle events ... Grabbed two more wins in the 50- and 100-freestyle events over Cincinnati ... Capped off the regular season with two more wins, including the 50-freestyle and 100-freestyle ... Finished in 17th in the 50-freestyle while placing 10th in the 100-freestyle at the SEC Championships.

2010-11:Won the 50 freestyle in Kentucky's dual meet against Southern Illinois and Missouri ... Won the 50 freestyle at Indiana ... Finished in third place in the finals of the 50 freestyle at the Tennessee Swimming/Diving Invitational ... Earned a top-16 finish in the backstroke at the Tennessee Swimming/Diving Invitational ... Came in 18th place in the 50 freestyle at the SEC Swimming and Diving Championships ... Had a top-20 showing in the 200 freestyle at the SEC Swimming and Diving Championships

2009-10: Scored points as a freshman at the SEC Championships placing 15th in the 200-backstroke ... Tapped in 21st in the 100-backstroke and 37th in the 500-freestyle at the conference meet ... Placed third in the 200-backstroke at the UT Invite and sixth in the 100-back ... Recorded personal best time in 200-backstroke at SEC Championships with a time of 1:58.40 ... Had seven top-three finishes at dual meets in the backstroke events.

Pre-College: A four-time most valuable swimmer at El Diamante ... School was league champions in each of her four seasons ... Captured individual championships in the 200-individual medley and the 500-freestyle as a sophomore ... Competed at the short course national meet in 2005 and 2008 ... Chose UK because she felt at home with the team and the school.


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