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UNCG Track BIO
Lefler McManus
Player Profile:
Lefler McManus 3089948
Height: 5'1"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Oakboro, N.C.
High School: West Stanly
Experience: High School

2018 Outdoor Track
Opened the season with a career-best 5:39.26 in the mile at the UNCW Seahawk Invitational… Ran a season-best 19:13.55 in the 5,000-meter at the Duke Invitational.

2018 Indoor Track
Opened the year with a season-best 2:40.32 in the 800-meter at the JDL New Year College Kick-Off… Had personal-bests in the 3,000-meter (10:57.13) at the Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational and 5,000-meter (18:54.28) at the SoCon Championships.

2017 Cross Country
Opened the season with a 16:14.00 in the 4,000 meters at the Elon University Opener… Ran the 5,000 meters twice with times of 19:50.90 for 63rd place at the SoCon Championships and 20:15.10 at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational… Completed the 6,000 meters twice with times of 24:39.02 at the Pirate XC Invitational for 28th place and 24:57.50 at the NCAA Southeast Regional.

High School
Lettered all four years in cross country and track and field at West Stanly High School in Oakboro, North Carolina… Holds the school records in the 5k, 1600m (indoor), 3200m (indoor), 1600m (outdoor) and 3200m (outdoor) Qualified for the NCHSAA State Track Championships all four years of high school… Named cross country and track MVP, all-county and all-region all four years and also all-state for two years Led her team to a regional championship two years straight for cross country… Selected Stanly County runner of the year twice… Competed in softball, basketball, and swimming Played the saxophone in the West Stanly Concert band all four years… Was a member of several clubs including National Honors Society, Student Council, FCA, Girls of Honor and the Superintendent's Student Advisory committee Finished as a top-10 state finalist in the Wendy's Heisman scholarship for the state of North Carolina.

Top Times
Cross Country
4,000m: 16:14.90 (Elon University Opener, 9/2/17)
5,000m: 19:38.70 (Adidas XC Challenge, 9/15/17)
6,000m: 24:39.02 (Pirate XC Invitational, 10/13/17)

Indoor Track
800m: 2:40.32 (JDL New Year College Kick-Off, 1/7/18)
Mile: 5:42.41 (JDL College Dual Meet Madness, 1/28/18)
3,000m: 10:57.13 (Darius Dixon Memorial Invitational, 2/2/18)
5,000m: 18:54.28 (SoCon Championship, 2/24/18)

Outdoor Track
Mile: 5:39.26 (UNCW Seahawk Invitational, 3/9/18)
5,000m: 19:13.35 (Duke Invitational, 4/20/18)

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