Ben Manko 13
Ben Manko


Mission Viejo, Calif.

High School:
Capistrano Valley

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 165


At Michigan ...Steve Burns Academic Award Winner (2014) ... Academic All-Big Ten (2012-14)

Senior (2014) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Played in nine matches with five starts as a left back ... Transitioned to teams starting left back late in season as he was featured in the starting XI in the final five matches of the season... Scored his first career goal and recorded his first career points with a header against Ohio State (Nov. 5) ... Recorded a shot against Oakland (Oct. 29).

Junior (2013) ... Did not see match action.

Sophomore (2012) ... Saw action in a trio of matches at left back for the Wolverines, playing the full 90 minutes in a 3-0 defeat against Cleveland State (Sept. 2) ... Also saw time against Vermont (Aug. 31) and Akron (Oct. 16).

Prep ... Capistrano Valley (2011) ... One season for the U-M Club Soccer squad ... Four-year letterwinner ... First team All-California Interscholastic Federation as a senior ... Team captain ... Earned Coaches Award and Most Inspirational award as a junior ... Selected to U-17 USA National Maccabi Squad ... National Honor Society ... Three-time CIF Scholar-Athlete ... Honor roll student.

Club/Junior Team ... Captained United Futbol Club (2008-12).

Personal ... Enrolled in Collegeof Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in organizational studies.

Career Stats


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