CLUB - THE NEXT LEVEL (TNL)
Played her club ball for The Next Level (TNL) under coach Jerry Delamater.
HIGH SCHOOL - MADISON
Was a four-year letterwinner at Madison High School ... Was the 2011 Central League Player of the Year ... Also a member of the all-San Diego Section team ... Helped the War Hawks to the CIF Finals in 2011, when they went 28-1 ... Madison HS went 97-22 over her four years ... Over her career, she hit .509 with seven homers, 87 RBIs, 164 runs and 114 stolen bases ... Played her club ball at The Next Level ... Also played volleyball and basketball for the War Hawks.
Monica Kyoko Downey was born May 13, 1994 in San Diego, Calif. ... Daughter of Leiko Apaze and Richard Downey, Jr. ... Is majoring in nursing.