2012-13 Broke the W&M freshman record in the 100 back in his very first race ... Runner-up in the 100 back at the Hokie Fall Invitational, swimming a school-record time of 49.23 seconds ... Also made the championship finals of the 200 back, finishing eighth ... Won the C finals of the 200 IM ... Won his first four races in the 100 back ... Eight wins overall.
At Haddonfield 2012 Olympic Trials qualifier in the 100m backstroke ... Earned
USA Swimming Scholastic All-American honors in 2012 ... Four-time USA
Swimming Prep All-American in the 100 back ... Also earned All-American
honors in the 200 IM as a senior ... Haddonfield's MVP all four years of
high school ... Named Swimmer of the Year for South Jersey in 2011 and
2012 ... New Jersey state champion in the 100 back as a senior ... State
champion in the 200 IM as a junior ... Swam for the Pennsbury Aquatics
Club and coach Bobby DeSandre ... Member of both the Concert and Chamber
Choirs ... Member of the National Art Honor Society.
Personal Son of William Manion and Kathy Kruse ... Enjoys surfing,
snowboarding, and MMA.