Rob Manning
Rob Manning
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Ga.
High School: Collins Hill
Major: Computer Science

2010: Ran in seven of the team's eight races ... Had one top-10 finish among five top-20 slots ... Posted a season-low 8k at the ASU Tri-Meet in 26:39, good for 11th place ... Had his season-best 10k at the NCAA Southeast Regional, taking 57th in 34:11 ... Finished 18th at the PBC Championships, covering the 8k course in 27:23.

2009: Ran in six of team's seven races ... Had one top-20 finish ... Led team and finished 45th overall at NCAA Regional race, posting a season-best 10k of 35:08 ... Finished second on team and 26th overall at PBC Championships 8k (28:53) ... Ran a season-best 8k at the Berry Invitational (28:34). 

2008: Ran his season-low 8k at the Pepperdine Invitational with a time of 26:49 where he finished fifth overall and 1st among Bobcat runners ... He also finished first for the Bobcats at the Pre-Region Meet and Mercer RunFit Sports invitational ... At the PBC Championships finished 12th with a time of 28:48 which was good enough for first among Georgia College harriers ... His best 10k time was 33:56 at the NCAA Regionals where he took 18th overall and first for the Bobcats. 

High School: Graduated from Collins Hill ... Lettered in cross country, track and soccer.

Personal: Son of John and Caroline Manning ... Born Sept. 6, 1989 ... Majoring in computer science ... Favorite athlete is Ryan Giggs of the Manchester United ... Chose Georgia College because of the good environment ... His biggest sports thrill when the World Cup comes on ... Squirrels scare Rob the most.

 

Yr. Races Top 8k Top 10k
2010 7 26:39 34:11
2009 6 28:34 35:08
2008 7 26:49 33:56