Chris Monfiletto - TE Technique in The Pass Gameby Lauren's First and Goal
A good tight end can stretch a defense and cause match-up issues for a defense. Turning him into a good route runner and blocker in space are inmportant aspects of having a player on the field who can do it all. Chris Monfiletto teaches the fundamentals and techniques that creates a dynamic tight end in the passing game.
Chris Monfiletto took over as the Owls tight ends coach in March of 2020 after initially joining the staff in 2019 as an offensive quality control assistant. Monfiletto came to South Main after seven years as the head coach at Kenyon College where he also coached the quarterbacks. He took over a Kenyon program in 2012 that was coming off consecutive winless seasons. In his first season, the team recorded six wins and managed the first winning season since 2005. The next season saw Kenyon win more games in a two-year period since 1988-89. In 2017, Monfiletto’s offense averaged 366.4 yards per game, ranking 21st in NCAA DIII in passing and yards per game. The team boasted the leading top three wide receivers in the NCAC conference in receptions and two in the DIII top 10.