Leonard Manning
Leonard Manning

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Point Lookout, N.Y.

High School:
Chaminade

Height:
5-6

Experience:
0V

2012-2013 (Junior): Coxswain for the varsity eight crew that took second place at a spring meet against Boston University and Massachussetts Institute of Technology...competed as coxswain for the second varsity eight boat that claimed second-place finishes behind California, Stanford and Northeastern at meets during the spring 2013 racing season...helped navigate the second varsity eight squad to a fifth-place finish at the 2013 Eastern Conference Sprints against other teams in the Eastern Association for Rowing Colleges conference...competed with the second varsity eights as coxswain in the crew's ninth-place title at the 2013 Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships.

2011-2012 (Sophomore): As coxswain, helped navigate the varsity eight and varsity four boats to victories over Minnesota and Milwaukee School of Engineeringat a meet in the spring of 2012...filled the coxswain position for the third varsity eight boat that won its race against Michigan...coxswain for the third varsity eights at the 2012 Eastern Conference Sprints, where the boat took second place overallamongst teams in the Eastern Association of Rowing Colleges conference...directed the varsity four boat that claimed a ninth-place finish overall the the 2012 Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships.

2010-2011 (Freshman): Filled the coxswain position for the first novice eight boat consistently during the 2011 spring racing season, helping navigate the squad to victories over Michigan, Oregon State, Stanford, Dartmouth and Massachussetts Institute of Technology...coxswain for the first novice eight crews that finished second behind California and Boston University in spring races...competed with the first novice eight group that took second place amongst all teams in theEastern Association of Rowing Colleges conference at the 2011 Eastern Conference Sprints...helped direct the first novice eights as coxswainduring the 2011 Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships, where the boat achieved a second-place finish overall.

At Wisconsin: Coxswain

High School: Rowed for four years ... won MVP award junior year ... part of New York State Rowing Championship boat in 2010

Personal: Mother is Gina ... second cousin plays hockey for Maine ... has one brother, Robert ... intended major is journalism

Reasons for choosing UW-Madison: Great academics and fast rowing team

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