stop
Courtesy: Kory Wallen, UNDsports.com
Montalto enters her first season at UND after a stellar four-year career at Ball State University as a catcher/designated player.
Montalto added to softball staff
Courtesy: Derek Koenen, UND Athletic Media Relations
Release: 08/07/2012
Print RSS
Related Links

Grand Forks, N.D. - University of North Dakota head coach Eric Oakley has announced Amanda Montalto as an assistant coach for the 2013 season.

Montalto enters her first season at UND after a stellar four-year career at Ball State University as a catcher/designated player.

"I am thrilled to have Amanda join our staff," Oakley said. "I was able to watch her play from the other dugout for three years while I was at my previous school. As a pitching coach, it was tough to figure out how to pitch her. She had so many strengths as a hitter and could make adjustments. Someone like that will be extremely valuable in helping our hitters to build on their own strengths. It's going to be nice to have her next to me in the dugout instead of hitting against us."

At BSU, Montalto eaned all-MAC first-team honors her freshman, junior and senior years (second team as a sophomore) whil earning Nation Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Great Lakes Regional Second Team honors.

Montalto was a six-time career MAC West Division Player of the Week at BSU and graduated with a major in general studies and minors in human development, coaching, counseling and physical education. 

Mismash spent the past three years with the U.S. National Team Development Program.
University of North Dakota incoming freshman forward Grant Mismash was selected by the Nashville Predators today in the second round (61st overall) of...  MORE
Head coach Bubba Schweigert announced the addition of Nate Ketteringham to his roster on Friday.
North Dakota head football coach Bubba Schweigert announced the addition of quarterback Nate Ketteringham to the Fighting Hawks on Friday.  MORE
Brad Berry announced today that that seven incoming freshmen and one junior have signed National Letters of Intent and will join his program in...  MORE
Mitch and Jayson go back to school with popular UND sociology professor Frank White.  MORE
The University of North Dakota Athletics Department would like to convey its condolences to the family and friends of UND track & field legend Arjan...  MORE
Uploaded Ad

Extras for the North Dakota fan

Champions Ball 2017
Partnership Opportunities
SitDownAndCheer
Raise It Now Available
Mobile Apps
Buy Tickets