High jumper who has continued to improve throughout her career and now looks to make an impact at the SEC Championships and qualify for the national meet in her final year of competition.
2005: Went 1.70 meters (5-7.00) or better four times during the indoor season... won the USC Invitational... placed third at the Southeastern Conference Indoor Championships with a career-best effort of 1.74 meters (5-8.50)... jumped 1.73 meters at the Last Chance Meet... best effort during the outdoor season came at the Georgia Tech Invitational when she cleared 1.70 meters... won the high jump competition at the Orange & Purple Classic... cleared 1.65 meters to finish sixth at the SEC Outdoor Championships.
2004: Competed in the high jump during both the indoor and outdoor seasons... finished sixth at the SEC Outdoor Championships.
2003: Won the high jump at the USC Invitational to highlight the indoor season... also competed in the long jump during the outdoor season... set a season best mark of 5-5.75 to finish 13th in the high jump at the Sea Ray Relays... two-time member of the Dean's List.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Gabriel Richard High School in Riverview, Mich., in 2002.. coached by Claire Girard... lettered four times in track & field and twice in competitive cheer... also played in the school band... team was two-time Catholic League and regional champions (2001-02)... named team MVP as both a junior and senior.
PERSONAL: Monica Antoinette Bozenski was born January 12, 1984 in Wyandotte, Mich... parents are Mark and Robin Bozenski... pursuing a degree in criminal justice... considered Ball State, Central Michigan, Detroit Mercy, LSU and Maryland before deciding on South Carolina... goal is to high jump six feet.