Long Sprint/Mid Distance
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Dublin, Ireland
High School: Holy Child


Career Honors:

Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (2018-2019).

 2019 Outdoor (Sophomore):

  • Finished 19th in the 4x400 (4:08.00) at the New England Outdoor Championship (5/10).
  • Ran a personal best of 1:03.48 in the 400 meters at the Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/27).
  • Had a personal best of 1:09.15 in the 400 meter hurdles at the Holy Cross Invitational (4/20).

 2018-2019 Indoor (Sophomore):

  • Had a personal best in the 300 meters in 45.73 at the Boston University / Sharon Colyear- Danville Season Opener (12/1).

 2018 Outdoor (Freshman):

  • Placed 18th at the Holy Cross Invitational in the 400 meters, running a time of 1:09.43 (4/21).

 2017-2018 Indoor (Freshman):

  • Did not compete.


  • Competed in the outdoor 400m event.
  • Also a member of the 4x400m relay team.

Before Holy Cross:

  • Two-year member of the varsity Cross Country and Track and Field teams at Holy Child Killiney.
  • Won the All Ireland Championships in Cross Country in 2015 and 2016.
  • Played for the Blackrock Athletics Club.


  • Won the Academic Attainment award in 2016, the French Attainment award in 2017, and the King and Joyful Spirit Award in 2017.
  • Assistant coach for junior Cross Country and Track and Field teams in 2016 and 2017.
  • Daughter of Todd (Holy Cross class of 1992) and Kathleen (Holy Cross class of 1993).
  • Has one brother Lew and three sister Sophie, Mairead, and Florence.
  • Cousin of Caroline Morano (Class of 2017) who is also a member of the Cross Country and Track and Field teams.
  • Majoring in French and english.

Manning's Top Performances:

Year Event Time Meet (Date)
2019 400m (outdoor) 1:03.48 Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational (4/27)
2019 400m H (outdoor)  1:09.15 Holy Cross Invitational (4/20)
2018 300m (indoor) 45.73 Boston University / Sharon Colyear-Danville Season Opener (12/1) 
2018 400m (outdoor) 1:09.43 Holy Cross Invitational (4/21)
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