Dacie Manion
Dacie Manion
Height: 5-1
Year: So.
Hometown: Old Town, Maine
High School: Old Town
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012: Competed in four meets as a sophomore … finished sixth with a time of 11:42 at the Keene State Alumni Invitational (9/01) … finished seventh at the UMass-Dartmouth Invitational (9/15) in 18:43.44 … placed 78th at NEICAAAs (10/07) with a time of 18:41.52 … came seventh at NEWMACs (10/07) in 18:59.29 … NEWMAC Academic All-America … NEWMAC First Team All-Conference … Elite 89 Award.

2011: Competed in six events as a freshman... NEWMAC All-Conference... placed seventh in the UMass Dartmouth Invitational (9/17)...in the All New England Championship on (10/8) she finished 90th with a time of 19:27...finished 35th in the Brooks Invitational (10/15)... with a time of 19:09 she finished seventh in the NEWMAC Championship (10/30)... placed 95th in the All New England Championship... finished in 217th at the NCAA Division III Championships completing the course in 24:47.22.

Off the Cross Country Trail: Majoring in mechanical engineering with minors in biomedical engineering and Mandarin Chinese … also competes on the MIT indoor and outdoor track and field teams … held an internship at Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory … conducted research in the Langer Lab at the David H. Koch Institute at MIT … Department of Defense SMART Scholarship … Society of Women Engineers.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Old Town High School … Maine Track and Cross Country Coaches Association All-State Girls first team as a senior … three-time Penobscot Valley cross country all-conference … Maine Track and Cross Country Girls Senior of the Year … two-time Class B Eastern Maine regional champion … Class B Maine state champion as a senior … 10th-place at New England cross country regional championship as a senior … Penobscot Valley outdoor track All-Conference as a senior … two-time cross country team captain … National Merit finalist … National Honors Society president … Key Club president … Junior ROTC … valedictorian.

Personal: Daughter of Lynne and Will Manion.