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

2012: Came third in the 3,000 (10:17.26) at the New England Division III Championships (indoor) … ranked second on the team for the 3,000m run (10:08.27) … finished fifth in the 1500m run (4:49.45) at the NEWMAC Championship (outdoor).

Off the Track: Majoring in mechanical engineering with minors in biomedical engineering and Mandarin Chinese … also competes on the MIT cross country team … Elite 89 Award recipient ... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ... NEWMAC All-Conference … 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.