Ronnald Monaco
Ronnald Monaco
Height: 5-11
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
High School: Ontario Christian

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Santa Clara's 2012 Scoring Leader (75.3)

AS A SENIOR IN 2011-12:
Competed as Santa Clara's lone senior during the spring season and led the team in scoring average (75.3) ... entered all 11 events for the Broncos during the course of the year ... tied for 29th at the Arizona Intercollegiate with rounds of 74, 75, and 71 … tied for 28th at the USD Invitational with rounds of 81, 71, and 76 … shot a season-best 69 in his first round at the Cowboy Classic in Arizona … capped his college career with a 70 (-2) to tie for 16th as the Broncos’ top finisher at the 2012 WCC Championships.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11: Competed in seven of the 12 events for the Broncos with his best finish coming in the 2011 WCC Championships where he tied for 17th with rounds of 73, 77, and 72 … tied for 22nd at the Palouse Cougar Collegiate with a 216 total that included rounds of 72, 70, and 74 … tied for 26th at the Saint Mary’s Invitational where he shot a season best round of 67 (-4) along with rounds of 79 and 78 … tied for 36th at the SCU Cabo Collegiate with rounds of 81, 73, and 74 … tied for 56th at the UTA/Waterchase Invitational with rounds of 76, 76, and 74.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10: Competed in all 11 events for the Broncos as a key member of the team … top finish was 10th-place at the Anteater Invitational where he posted a 214 total that included rounds of 73, 68, and 73 … finished 17th at the Wyoming Desert Classic with rounds of 71, 75, and 74 … tied for 28th at the Braveheart Classic with rounds of 74, 74, and 78 … tied for 32nd at the Turtle Bay Resort College Invitational with rounds of 72, 76, and 73 … tied for 39th at the USD Farms Invitational with rounds of 75, 77, and 78 … tied for 49th at Oregon's Duck Invitational with rounds of 77, 72, and 74 … best round of the season was a 68 (-3) at the Anteater Invitational.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09:  Competed in nine of the 11 events as a true freshman … finished 14th at the Palmas Del Real Intercollegiate with rounds of 78, 72, and 71 … finished 26th at the Mardi Gras Invitational with rounds of 72, 82, and 72 … tied for 30th at the Saint Mary’s Invitational with a 219 total that included rounds of 73, 74, and 72 … tied for 32nd at the 2009 WCC Championships with rounds of 74, 75, and 79 … shot a season best total of 213 with a season best round of 69 (-1) at the U.S. Intercollegiate where he finished tied for 40th. 

HIGH SCHOOL: 2008 graduate of Ontario Christian High School in Ontario, Calif. ... played for coaches Kevin Knutson and Nick Koning ... captained his team as a sophomore, junior and senior ... advanced to the CIF SoCal Regional in 2006 and '08 ... team was Christian League Champions in 2006 and '08 ... participated in the CIF South Sectionals in 2006, '07 and '08.

AMATUER: Tied for 17th at the U.S. Juniors in 2007 ... finished seconds at the 2006 AJGA Pacific Northwest Juniors ... tied for eighth at the 2008 Heather Farr Classic ... tied for fifth at the L.A. City Juniors ... finished second at the 2006 Chino Amateur ... played in the 2008 Rolex Juniors ... was the 2006 Toyota Club at Glen Annie Champion ... was the 2006 Inland Empire Junior Champion ... had is lowest round, 67, at 2006 Pacific Northwest Juniors.

PERSONAL: Son of Pat and Lynette Monaco ... has two older sisters, Jennille and Nataly ... no relation to SCU teammate Bobby Monaco ... studying in the Leavey School of Business.