2013: Indoor - Finished seventh in the weight throw after recording a top mark of 58 feet, 8 ¾ inches at the Razorback Invite...Reached a personal-best distance of 59-6.75 for sixth place in the weight at the Akron Invite...Took fifth in the weight (54-6.75) in the VT Elite Meet.
Saddleback Junior College (2010-2012): Junior college national record holder...Finished third in the hammer throw at the 2012 California State Championships...Personal-best mark of 186 feet, 9 inches...Named the U.S. House of Representatives Student Veteran Leader of the Year and the California State Legislature Female Veteran of the Year...Finished with a cumulative GPA of 4.0...Member of Phi Theta Kappa and part of the Scholar-Baller Program...Saddleback VETs Club secretary and fundraiser...Involved with Veteran Mentor Program.
Marines (2006-10): Worked as an Ammunition Technician stationed at Camp Pendleton in California...Supported Combat Logistics Regiment-15 for training and deployment exercises.
High School: Played softball at Ponderosa, where she graduated from in 2006.
Personal: Born October 31, 1987...Daughter of Rebecca Van Epps...Married to Jarrod Tepe...Enlisted in the United States Marine Corps from 2006-10...Majoring in Biology.