Meet Roman, the first baby born at Covenant HealthCare in 2018
SAGINAW, Mich. --We’d also like to introduce you to Roman Rokosz, who was born at Covenant at 5:17 a.m. and weighs 8 pounds and 1 ounce.
His parents are Lauren and Keith Rokosz.
Lauren and Keith welcomed their bundle of joy on New Years morning
"Roman Daniel Rocaz, he's named after his great grandfather, his name was Roman and my dad's name is Daniel," says Rokosz
Weighing in at 8 pounds and one ounce, little roman's already got daddy wrapped around his finger.
"It's awesome I mean it's a dream come true, like I said it's the best new year's ever," says Keith
With a New Year's baby, came a New Year's surprise from Covenant.
"It feels pretty cool, we got a famous little baby, we won a cool little gift basket"
And a lifetime of New Year's Day plans to come.
"Birthday party every year"
Baby Roman's just making his debut to the world but his parents are already looking forward to his future.
Jjust watching him grow up and all his first things that he gets to do and see his little personality and everything, that's exciting"
Dad's got a few plans of his own too.
"I would like to get him into football, I'm a football fan"
For now, the first time parents say they're just looking forward to getting baby roman out of the hospital.
"Going home and getting all settled in and introducing him to the fur kids at home"
This is the couple’s first child.