- Danny Manco
- Miami, Fla.
- John Aferguson Senior High School
Major: Sports Management
Track Events: 1,500m and mile
Highlights: Personal best of 25:03.8 (8K).
2009: Ran unattached in the Mountain Dew Invitational, finishing fourth overall Received a redshirt for the season.
2008: Ran unattached in the Mountain Dew Invitational, finishing 40th in 27:04.84 Received a redshirt for the season.
Track Highlights: Competed as an unattached runner in the indoor mile twice, recording a person-best time of 4:15.88 and finishing fifth at the 2009 Jimmy Carnes Indoor Meet in Gainesville Placed 10th in the 1,500m at the 2009 Pepsi Florida Relays with a career-best time of 3:54.31 Ran unattached in the 1,500m at the 2010 Tom Jones Memorial Classic, finishing 12th.
Prep: Coached by Julio Valdes and Ryan Raposo 2007 Runner-up at the Greater Miami Athletic Conference, District 8 and Region 4 Championships Placed third at the state championship in 2007 2006 state championship runner-up 2006 conference, district and regional Champion Falcons won the 2007 district and regional Championships and took second in the state championship Named All-Dade cross country first team from 2005 to 2007 1,600m district champion in 2006, 2007 and 2008 region champion in same event in 2005, 2006 and 2007 Finished fourth at the state finals in 2006, 2007 and 2008 2007 800m district champion 2006 3,200m district champion 2006 1,600m GMAC Champion Ran on the 4x800m relay team that placed third at the state meet in 2007 Relay team won the region championship in 2007 and the district championship in 2006, 2007 and 2008 Gradued with records at John A. Ferguson High School in the 800m, 1,600m and 3,200m Part of the 4x800 and distance medley relay teams who also hold the top record Two-time nominee for Athlete of the Year in Miami Dade County Most memorable moment in athletic career was being named Athlete of the Year at high school.