Rock Valley College - Head Coach/Athletic Director
NJCAA Representative (2019-21)
Entering his eighth season as Rock Valley College's head coach, Darin Monroe has led the Golden Eagles to unprecedented success, winning five straight NJCAA DIII National Championships - the first NJCAA softball program to accomplish this feat. In seven seasons, Monroe boasts a 314-62 (.835) overall record which also includes six consecutive N4C conference championships. Additionally, Monroe was tabbed the department's Athletic Director in October of 2018.
On the softball diamond, Monroe has coached 18 Rock Valley student-athletes to 25 NFCA All-America honors, 29 players to 38 All-Region IV honors, coached 32 RVC athletes to 42 All-N4C honors, including five N4C MVPs.
In the classroom, Monroe has tutored 31 NFCA Academic All-Americans in seven years. His teams have been recognized by both the NFCA and NJCAA for their Academic Achievement for having a team GPA above 3.0 for the 2012-2013, 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years.