PRs: Discus - 59.26m/194-5 (2003);
Born: May 18, 1977 in Brooklyn, NY
Current Residence: Elmont, NY
High School: Half Hollow Hills (NY) 95
College: St. Johns 00
Coach: Jim Seifert
Career Highlights: 3-time Big East champion (96, 97 & 98)
LoMonaco showed promise in 2003 with a fifth-place finish at USA Outdoors (59.26m/194-05). She is hoping she can continue the momentum in 2004 and make the U.S. Olympic teama four-year standout for St. Johns in all throws...named a NCAA All-American after finishing tenth in the NCAA Championship discus...LoMonaco won four Big East titles with hammer and discusset the Big East and St. Johns University records in discuswas named three-time (97, 98, 00) St. Johns Team MVPnamed 2000 St. Johns Woman Athlete of the Year and a Big East Academic All-Starserved as an assistant coach for St. Johns from 2001-2003holds a bachelors degree in psychology and recently received a masters in Sociology and Human Resources...her mom passed away with cancer in 2002continues to train and compete for the Old School Track Club in open discus competition.
2003: 5th in DT at USA Outdoors (59.26m/194-5)2nd in DT at Mt. SAC
(56.50m/185-4)4th in DT at La Jolla (56.30m/184-8)ranked #5 in U.S. by
T&FNbest of 59.26m/194-5.
2002: Did not compete.
2001: Did not compete due to re-torn abductor.
2000: 10th at NCAA Outdoors DT (50.38m/165-3)did not compete rest of season because of torn abductor.
1999: Did not compete due to back injury.
1998: 7th at USA Indoors WT (17.45m/57-3)12th at USA Outdoors DT (51.0m/167-4)10th at NCAA Outdoors DT (52.18m/171-2)3rd in SP at Verizon Millrose Games (14.53m/47-8)4th in WT at Verizon Millrose Games (18.77m/61-7)ECAC DT champion (50.82m/166-9)5th at ECAC HT (52.68m/172-10)Runner-up at ECAC Indoors WT (18.16m/59-7)bests of 18.77m/61-7 at WT, 52.18m/171-2 at DT, 14.53m/47-8 at SP.
1997: ECAC DT record holder
1996: Penn Relay DT champion (50.58m/165-11)best of 50.57m/165-11 at DT & 12.32m/40-5 at SP.
1995: Best of 51.94m/170-5 at DT & 12.87m/42-2.75i at SP.
1994: Best of 48.84m/160-3 at DT & 12.60m/41-4i at SP.