Colonials Enter Campaign With High Expectations
GW Softball vs. Kentucky (2/8/14)
2014: Saw action in 30 games, primarily as a pinch runner ... Scored four runs and stole two bases on the season ... Did not commit an error in three chances in the outfield.
High School: Hit .454 and slugged .818 as a freshman in 2010 en route to Third-Team All-State and Newtown High School Offensive Player of the Year honors ... Named one of the top 25 players in Connecticut by the New Haven Register in 2011 after batting .485 with a .680 on-base percentage and .780 slugging percentage as a sophomore ... Led the Nighthawks to the 2010 South West Conference title and Class LL state finals ... Also lettered in track and field, placing 11th in the long jump at the conference championship ... A member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Monica Lynne Macchiarulo ... Born Aug. 15, 1995, in Norwalk, Conn. ... Daughter of Lynne and Mark Macchiarulo ... Has a younger brother, Michael, and two younger sisters, Morgan and Mackenzie ... Intends to major in exercise science and aspires to attend medical school to pursue a career in sports medicine or pediatrics.