Josh Monacelli
Josh  Monacelli

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Orlando, FL

High School:
Lake Highland Preparatory School

Height:
6-1

Major:
International Affairs


11/19/2017

Men's Swimming & Diving Takes Third at Magnus Cup

Tommi Wolst and Gustav Hokfelt notched wins Sunday

11/04/2017

Men's Swimming & Diving Sinks Davidson

GW's Tommi Wolst was a triple winner

11/04/2017

Women's Swimming & Diving Grabs Home Victory

Eight different Colonials won individual events

10/18/2017

Swimming & Diving Set for Home Opener

Colonials host two meets on Colonials Weekend

02/19/2017

A-10 Champions: Men's Swim & Dive

Colonials claim first-ever A-10 crown on Saturday

2016-17: Helped the Colonials win their first-ever Atlantic 10 Conference title...Took 12th in the 200-yard breaststroke in a personal-best time of 2:03.84 at the A-10 Championships...Placed 17th in the 100 breast in 57.03 at the A-10 Championships...Finished 19th in the 200 butterfly in a career-best 1:54.33...

2015-16: Posted strong rookie campaign for GW, reaching three consolation finals at the 2016 A-10 Championships individually as a freshman...Helped set GW record-breaking time of 1:29.81 as the second leg in the 200-yard medley relay to finish third at the A-10 Championships (Feb. 21)... Touched the wall with a personal-best time of 2:04.23 as a to take 11th in the 200-yard breaststroke at the A-10 Championships...Placed 13th in the 100 breast (56.94) at the A-10 Championships... Finished 16th overall in the 100 fly (50.49) at the A-10 Championships...Swam four career-bests at the Magnus Cup Invitational (Nov. 22) -- the 200-yard freestyle (1:46.58), 50-yard breaststroke (27.19), 200-yard butterfly (1:57.88), and 200-yard individual medley (1:55.58)...Three-time A-10 Rookie of the Week (Oct. 20, Nov. 10 and Jan. 19).

High School: Three-year varsity standout at Lake Highland Preparatory School...Served as team captain during senior year...Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Class 1A State Championships men's team runner-up in sophomore and junior seasons...Posted two All-American Relay Performances in the 200 medley relay and 200 freestyle relay to take second place at the Class 1A State Championships as a junior...Tallied a pair of All-American Performances during FHSAA Class 1A State Championship runner-up swims in the 100 breaststroke and 100 butterfly to set program records in both events...Member of National Chinese Honor Society...Black Watch leadership camp graduate and Honor Award recipient...Swam for Highlander Aquatics, where he set team records in the 100 and 200 breaststroke and 100 butterfly events...Interned with Congressman Daniel Webster's Winter Garden District office during the summer of 2014.

Personal: Born Joshua Nelson Monacelli on March 19, 1997, in Orlando, Florida...Son of Alexandra Nelson Monacelli and Neal Joseph Monacelli...Intends to major in International Affairs while at GW...Also a member of the GWU NROTC program.

CAREER BESTS
50-Yard Breaststroke 27.19 Magnus Cup Invitational (11/20/2015)
100-Yard Breaststroke 56.94 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/20/2016)
200-Yard Breaststroke 2:03.84 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/18/2017)
100-Yard Butterfly 50.41 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/19/2016)
200-Yard Butterfly 1:54.33 Atlantic 10 Championships (2/18/2017)
200-Yard Freestyle 1:46.58 Magnus Cup Invitational (11/21/2015)
200-Yard Individual Medley 1:55.58 Magnus Cup Invitational (11/20/2015)

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