This year’s male student-athlete of the year finished up a sparkling 4-year career. Setting career high’s in points (18) and rebounds (9) he was instrumental in leading the men’s basketball team to an 8-win improvement over the previous year. In December, he became a member of the exclusive “1000-Point” Club. He would go on to finish his career with 1351 points, 5th best all-time at UMaine-Presque Isle.
The list of post-season recognition he has received is as long as it is distinguished:
- NCAA Association of Division 3 Independents “Player of the Year”
- USCAA Second Team All-American
- USCAA National All-Academic Team
- Named to the Maine Coaches Association honor roll 3 times
- AD3I “Player of the Week”
- Star City Classic All-Classic Team
Additionally, he will graduate with highest honors with a 3.9 GPA. He is a member of the Student Senate and he is the President of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee.
Ladies and gentlemen, you’re 2012-13 Male Student-Athlete of the Year: men’s basketball center
Patrick Manifold (Sr./Great Yarmouth, UK)