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|Beauty pageant titleholder|
|Born||Monica Day Hillegass
July 5, 1982
Palm Beach, Florida U.S.
|Height||5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)|
|Title(s)||Miss Ohio USA 2008|
|Miss USA 2008 (Miss Congeniality)|
Day was born in Palm Beach, Florida to Jim Hillegass and Linda Sapp. Day is a 2000 graduate of Whitehall-Yearling High School in Whitehall, Ohio where she was raised by her mother and her stepfather Charles Boggs. Day's grandfather is Bill Sapp, a central Ohio restaurateur who, with his partner Lee Henry, established The Top steakhouse, The Kahiki and The Wine Cellar restaurant in the 1950s and 1960s.
Day won the Miss Ohio USA title in late 2007, she went on to represent Ohio in the Miss USA 2008 pageant held in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 11, 2008. Although she did not place in the national pageant, she did win the Miss Congeniality award, the first for her state.
- "Miss Texas Crowned Miss USA". CBS. April 13, 2008. Retrieved 15 May 2011.
|Miss Ohio USA