Name: Monica Walker
Sport: Curling
Discipline(s): Curling
Position: Lead
Weight: 5'3
DOB: 2/20/1987
Birthplace: Concord, Mass.
Hometown: St. Paul, Minn.
High School: Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School
College: MBA degree, Simmons College; Bachelor's degree from Boston University
Team/Club: Team Sinclair
Coach(es): Bryan Cochrane
World Championship Experience
  • World Women's Championship: 2018 (4th), 2015
  • World Junior Championships: 2007 (4th)
Other Career Highlights
  • U.S. Olympic Team Trials: 2018 (2nd), 2014 (4th)
  • U.S. Olympic Mixed Doubles Trials: 2018 (5th)
  • 2018 Players' Championship winner -- first U.S. team to win a Grand Slam event
  • Mixed Doubles National Championship: 2019, 2017
  • 2017 Continental Cup champion
  • Curling Night in America series: 2017-18 season
  • U.S. National Championships: 2018 (gold), 2017 (gold), 2016, 2015 (3rd), 2014 (4th), 2013 (4th), 2012 (4th), 2011 (9th), 2010 (5th)
  • U.S. Junior National Championships: 2008 (4th), 2007 (runner-up), 2006 (runner-up), 2005 (5th)
  • Curtis Cup Award for Sportsmanship (Junior Nationals): 2005
Personal: Monica is a native of the Boston area...Daughter of Phil and Hilary Walker...Monica has two younger sisters, Jillian and Emily...Monica's parents are from Scotland...Monica is a huge Boston Bruins fan...Enjoys playing soccer...Did a study abroad at the University of Edinburgh