Fenced competitively at the Marymount School from 2008-2012 in the ISFL league in New York.
2013-2014 Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement
2012-2013, 2013-2014 All ACC Honor Roll
3rd place in ISFL (Independent School Fencing League), NY, Team Championships, 2/2011
8th place in ISFL Individual Tournament, 2/2011
4th place in ISFL Team Championships, 2/2012
3rd place in ISFL Individual Tournament, 2/2012
Monika is enrolled as a Psychology and Hispanic Studies double major in the College of Arts and Sciences. She is also the treasurer of the Slavic Club at Boston College. Monika has two brothers, Daniel, age 21, and Adam, age 9.