Navy has won the team title in 19 of the previously-wrestled 35 Navy Classics.
Three freshmen were in action, including both wrestlers at 125 pounds.
2013 Navy Classic
Manning in 2012-13 (So.): Made his lone appearance at the Navy Classic where he produced a 2-2 record ... earned his first collegiate victory in his opening match against George Mason's Matthew Stull, beating him 2-1.
2011-12 (Fr.): Did not see any varsity action.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Tooele High School, Manning was a two-sport athlete who earned four letters in wrestling and one as a fullback on the football team ... a two-time region champion who won the state title his senior year ... placed at the state tournament three times ... served as team captain of the wrestling team his junior and senior years.
Personal: Son of Jared and Gretta Manning ... majoring in Economics ... named to the Commandant's List the fall of his sophomore year after registering a 3.06 grade-point average.