Mannier in 2012-13 (Jr.): Registered a 17-9 record which featured his first collegiate individual title ... turned in a 5-0 record and scored a 5-3 decision over Cal Poly's Sean Dougherty to win the Roadrunner Open crown ... followed up with a fourth-place effort at the Navy Classic and finished second at the Franklin & Marshall Open ... also competed at the Eastern Michigan Open, the Nittany Lion Open and the Southern Scuffle.
2011-12 (So.): Produced a 13-10 record, including an 0-2 mark ... saw action in four tournaments, including the Navy Classic where he scored a 10-6 win over Bucknell's Stephen McPeek to take third ... after winning his first three matches at the Nittany Lion Open, went on to place eighth ... also competed at the Eastern Michigan Open and the Southern Scuffle ... knocked off 17th-ranked Eric Starks of Arizona State at the Eastern Michigan Open ... dropped duals against nationally-ranked foes from Maryland and Rutgers.
2010-11 (Fr.): Finished his freshman season with a 7-5 record which included tournament action at the Clarion Knight Point, the Navy Classic and the Nittany Lion Open ... scored a fall over Dean Moffo in his first-collegiate match, however, it did not count toward his record because Moffo wrestled unattached ... officially earned his first win later in the day by way of a 10-2 major decision over Clarion's Ryan Darch at the Clarion Knight Point where he placed third ... did not place at the Nittany Lion Open, however he posted a 4-2 mark at the event.
High School: A 2009 graduate of Graham High School in St. Paris, Ohio, Mannier attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2009-10 academic year ... a four-year letterwinner in wrestling, he was a two-time state placewinner, finishing third his junior and senior years ... his high school team placed No. 1 in the nation his junior year ... was also an Ironman placewinner and while at NAPS was a NCWA Placewinner ... member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Full name is James Wyatt Mannier ... son of Chet and Jackie Mannier ... born March 29, 1990, in Dayton, Ohio ... one of 10 children (5 sisters, 4 brothers) born to Chet and Jackie Mannier ... majoring in Naval Architecture ... named to the Commandant's List in the fall of his freshman year.