WCHA Rookie of the Week (Nov. 6, 2013)
Prior to Ohio State: While attending Verona Area High School, Kepler played forward for the Madison Capitols of the Tier 1 Elite League, serving as captain her senior season. During the 2011-12season she tallied 77 points (44 goals, 33 assists) and helped lead the Capitols to third place at nationals... In two seasons with the Capitols 16U squad, Kepler registered 105 scoring points... She took part in USA Hockey Player Development Camp each year from 2009-12... Kepler also played third base for Verona in softball and was named Second Team All-Conference her junior season and First Team All-Conference during her senior year.
Personal: Daughter of Dave and Karen... has a twin brother, Nolan... other hobbies include working out, cooking, boating and camping... graduated with highest honors from Verona Area High School and was two year member of the National Honor Society.