|Hometown:||Overland Park, Kan.|
|High School:||Shawnee Mission South|
2008: Dartmouth was 18-12 with him starting at catcher ... did not commit an error all season ... led the team with six sacrifice bunts ... hit by seven pitches, fourth most on the squad ... reached base three times with a single, walk and HBP against Ohio State ... his two-run single in the sixth tied Princeton at four en route to an 8-5 Big Green triumph ... broke a 4-1 game open with a two-run double at Brown ... knocked an RBI single and squeezed home the final run in a 16-14 victory over the Bears ... went 4-for-13 (.308) with a double, three runs and three RBIs in the series split with Yale ... singled in each of the three wins against Harvard ... gunned down two would-be base stealers in games against Harvard and Columbia at the end of the season ... grounded a two-run single and scored twice in the same inning of the 16-15 win during the Ivy Championship series ... launched a two-run homer, his only long ball of the season, in the final game against Columbia ... went 3-for-10 with two walks, two HBP, four runs and four RBIs in the Ivy Championship series.
2007: Monahan started 30 games behind the plate for the Big Green ... threw out nearly 30 percent of opposing base stealers, 16 in all ... did not commit an error all season and had just two passed balls ... walked and scored in the 4-1 win over Fairfield ... hit safely in each of the three games against Illinois ... collected two hits in the first game at Columbia ... slapped a pair of singles in the second game versus Brown ... next game against the Bears he ripped a double ... walked, singled and scored twice in the series finale versus Brown ... provided an RBI single in a 9-6 win over Harvard ... singled, doubled and scored in the final Ivy game against Harvard.
2006: Monahan, along with Evans, played behind the plate for the Big Green ... posted an impressive .984 fielding percentage ... picked up first career hit against Hofstra in his first start ... only stolen base of his career came at #21 Pepperdine, a clean swipe of second ... lined an RBI double down the line in left at Cal Poly ... recorded three RBIs with two hits and two walks against Cornell in a 16-6 blowout ... finished the year with a flourish going 6-for-13 (.462) in the final six games, including three hits in the season finale versus Boston College.
High School: Lettered three times for coach Mitch Wiles at Shawnee Mission South ... honorable mention All-Sun County and All-Sunflower League ... HovpenSports.com Kansas Second Team ... Scholar-Athlete Award from the Kansas City Sluggers Baseball Club ... National and Spanish Honor Societies ... involved in Student Council his last three years ... earned the President’s Education Award ... Pep Club Co-President and Kansas Honor Scholar as a senior.
Personal: Majoring in psychology ... son of Michael and Shirley has one sister ... born Aug. 5, 1986 in Kansas City ... grandfather, Ernest Griesel, was a three-sport athlete at Rockhurst University ... volunteers at Aquinas House ... participates in “Little Green” mentoring youths from a local boarding school and taking them to Dartmouth sporting events.
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