The Cardinal finished fifth overall at the championships
Michael Sojka picked up the lone win for the Cardinal
Sophomore Alex Manley captured his first win of the season
The Cardinal will face Boise State on Sunday
Stanford's dual at Utah Valley will be shown on Fox College Sports on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Stanford vs. Utah Valley - Feb. 5, 2012
Manley's Career Match-By-Match
2012-13 Season (Sophomore): Wrestled at 133 pounds ... compiled a 2-9 record and a 1-7 mark in duals ... placed fourth at the Pac-12 Championships in Tempe, Ariz. ... defeated Landon Hartley of Boise State by a 9-1 major decision ... defeated twentieth ranked Ian Nickell of CSU Bakersfield at the Pac-12 conference tournament.
2011-12 Season (Freshman):Compiled a 2-16 overall record and a 1-9 mark in duals at 141 pounds ... finished sixth at the Pac-12 Championships in Boise, Idaho ... finished 1-2 at the Reno Tournament of Champions in December ... picked up his first dual win against Daniel Flores at San Francisco State on Jan. 20.
High School: A 2011 graduate of the Baylor School in Chattanooga, Tenn. ... captained the wrestling team as a senior ... the squad won state every year he was in school (2007-11) ... a five-time state finalist, capturing the state title as a junior and senior ... holds the Tennessee state record for wins with 229 ... an academic All-American as a freshman and sophomore.
Personal: Parents are Tim and Jennifer Manley ... has two older siblings, Spencer and Kara ... anticipating a major in biology and contemplating a profession as a doctor ... hit brother, Spencer, wrestled for the U.S. Naval Academy, where he was an NCAA qualifier and an academic All-American ... full name is Alexander David Manley.
Manley's Year-by-Year Statistics
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