Montalto enters her first season as assistant coach at North Dakota.
Coming to UND after finishing a stellar career at Ball State University, Montalto was a four-year catcher/designated player.
Montalto earned All-MAC First Team honors in 2012, 2011, and 2009. She also received All-MAC Second Team honors in 2010 and was named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Great Lakes Regional Second Team in 2012.
Montalto was a six-time career MAC West Division Player of the Week for the Cardinals.
Montalto earned her bachelor's degree in general studies in 2012. She will serve as the primary hitting coach for UND and works with the catchers.