Mark Manion
Mark  Manion

RS Senior

Tampa, Florida

High School:
H.B. Plant





Cross Country Sweeps Field At Jaguar Opener

Moses Aloiloi wins individual title on men’s side; Emma Newton posts runner-up finish to pace the women


Cross Country To Start 2015 Season Friday At Jaguar Opener

Wave join Mobile and host South Alabama in women's meet; Florida A&M rounds out foursome for men


Men's Cross Country Receives Preseason Regional Ranking

Green Wave sit 15th in South Central Region by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association


142 Tulane Student-Athletes Named to American All-Academic Team

Women's Cross Country/Track & Field led the way with 34 honorees


Three Tulane Runners Receive All-Louisiana Honors

Callahan, Aguillard, Manion earn LSWA honors for the Wave

Manion'sCareer Honors
Year Honor
Conference USA Cross Country All-Academic Team
2012 LSWA All-Louisiana
2011 LSWA All-Louisiana

Manion's Career Best Performances
Event Time (Date)
8K 25:29 (10/4/14)
10K 31:20.6 (11/14/14)

2014 (Redshirt Junior): Competed in all five regular-season meets on the season as well as the American Athletic Conference Championship and the NCAA South Central Regional...was the second finisher in all meets on the season for the Green Wave except for the Alabama Crimson Classic 8K, where he was the team's top finisher...posted four top-25 finishes during the year, including a third place finish at the Mississippi College XC Opener 5K (8/30) with a time of 16:00.42 to help lead the Green Wave men's team to a first-place finish...posted a personal-best 8K time of 25:29 at the Paul Short Run (10/4), good for 20th place...ran a 31:20.6 in the 10K at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/14), a personal-best time and the fifth-fastest time in the event in school history...posted a time of 19:59.2 at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede 4-Mile (9/27), the fifth-fastest time in school history while placing 13th at the race...notched a 22nd-place finish at the Furman XC Classic 8K (9/13) with a time of 25:39.09...recorded times of 26:39.59 and 26:13 at the Alabama Crimson Classic (10/17) and the American Athletic Championship (10/31), respectively.

2013 (Junior):
Competed in just one meet on the season...placed sixth with Andrew Martz at the UNO Quad Meet 6K Relay (8/30) with a joint-time of 21:02.57.

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.

2012 (Sophomore): A 2012 Conference USA Cross Country All-Academic Team member...competed in all of the team's meets this season ... placed first in the Screamin' Eagle Festival with a time of 27:24.91 (9/22/12) ... posted a career best at the C-USA Championships with a time of 26:21.90 (10/29/13) ... posted two top 25 finishes in both the Azalea City Classic (26:37.44, 16th place) and the Disney Classic (26:43.54, 12th place) ... was the only male runner for Tulane at the NCAA South Central Regional, where he posted a time of 35:58.58 (11/10/12)

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.

2011 (Freshman):Earned First Team All-Louisiana honors from the Louisiana Sports Writers Association...competed in all six of the team's meets...was the team's top finisher at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/12)...finished among the team's top five runners at four meets...posted a season-best time of 34:19.30 at the NCAA South Central Regional...covered the 8K course at the Crimson Classic (10/15) in a season-best 27:45.80...also ran the 8K in 27:45.80 at the Conference USA Championships (10/31) and in 29:39.07 at the Georgia Invitational (9/3)...crossed the finish line in 19:26.00 over 5.5-kilometers at the Rice Invitational (9/16)...ran 20:56.00 over four miles at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede (10/1).

Earned C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

About Mark Manion

Prep: Lettered all four years in cross country and three seasons in track and field for head coach Mike Boza...was selected as team captain as a junior and senior...helped the Panthers win the 2009 and 2010 County Cross Country Championships...competed at the FHSAA State Cross Country meet as a junior and senior...was a part of the County Track and Field Championship teams during his junior and senior season at PHS.

Personal: Born Mark William Manion on December 22, 1992...the son of Maureen Manion.