Hannah Manger
Hannah Manger

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
New Albany, Ind.

High School:
New Albany

Event:
Backstroke/IM

Birthdate:
07/15/1995



11/20/2014

Purdue Set for Another Trip to Columbus & Ohio St. Invite

Boilermakers to compete in the mile, platform diving & two relays for first time this season.

11/01/2014

Purdue Sweeps Co-Ed Dual Meet at Notre Dame

Men defeat Irish for 7th time in last 8 years, women extend win streak vs UND to six.

10/25/2014

Purdue Wins Six Events in Triple Dual Split with OSU & UC

Davis, Jagdfeld & Sheets finish 1-2-3 in the 200 freestyle.

10/18/2014

Purdue Men & Women Impress on Season-Opening Night

Women win all 16 events vs. Miami, Gold emerges victorious in men's intrasquad.

10/16/2014

Boilermakers Set for Busy Season-Opening Home Weekend

Saturday's Indiana Intercolleigates to feature full deck with 11 colleges represented.

11/11/2014

2014 Indiana Intercollegiates Mega Gallery

Purdue men and women host the Indiana Intercollegiates at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center

09/11/2014

2014-15 Purdue Team Photos

Purdue Women's Swimming & Diving 2014-15 team photos

02/26/2014

Big Ten Triple Duals

Purdue hosts Big Ten Triple Duals

11/07/2013

Indiana Intercollegiates Mega Gallery

More photos from the home opening meet.

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Athlete: Leah Ritsema
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): Boilermaker Aquatic Center
Person She'd Like to Have Dinner With: Ronald Reagan
In Her MP3 Player: Dave Matthews Band & Counting Crows
Last Concert She Attended: Dave Matthews Band
Last Book She Read: Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
Favorite Month: July
Favorite Holiday: 4th of July
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate chip cookies
Favorite Purdue Building: Mackey
Favorite Big City: Miami
Unique Travel Locale: Hawaii
Country She'd Like to Visit: France
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Tanning & Volleyball
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Ultimate Frisbee
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Aquatic Center: So much lane space
Most Memorable Meet at Purdue: Big Tens 2014
Furry Friend: Fuzzy, cat

2013-14: Manger competed primarily in the backstroke events... had Purdue's top time of the season in the 100 backstroke (54.73), establishing a new freshman record with the second-fastest mark in program history... season-best time in the 200 back (1:59.74), also at the Big Ten Championships, ranked second on the team in 2013-14 and fifth all-time at Purdue... finished sixth in the B final of the 100 back at Big Tens to account for three team points... posted three individual victories and contributed to three relay winners during the season... swam the leadoff backstroke leg on both medley relays at Big Tens, helping the 400 medley relay post a team season-best time that ranked third in program history... qualified for the A final of the 100 back at the Ohio State Invitational to account for nine team points... also qualified for the B final of the 200 back as Purdue's top finisher in the event at Ohio State... won the 200 back and swam on the victorious 200 medley relay teams in the dual meet wins vs. Hawaii and Michigan State... won the 100 back at the season-opening dual meet victory at Miami (Ohio)... also competed in the 100 and 200 free, 100 fly and 200 IM during the season... including the 200 IM (2:03.33) at Big Tens.

Before Purdue: Manger was a four-year varsity letter-winner for coach Steven Bonifer... Four-time team MVP and News & Tribune Area Swimmer of the Year... all-state as a senior after being honorable mention all-state her first three years of high school, excelling in the 100 fly, 100 back, 200 free and 200 IM... four-time individual sectional champion... helped lead her team to 2011 conference and sectional titles... Junior Nationals and Speedo Sectionals qualifier with her Riverside Aquatic club team... Golden Goggle award... National Honor Society... honor roll student and rotary secretary.

Personal: Full name is Hannah R. Manger... born in Louisville, Ky.... parents are Andrew and Ashley Manger... family also includes younger siblings Duncan and Greer... majoring in biology.