Jennifer Manis

Jennifer Manis

Pensacola, Fla.

High School:
Washington HS

Last College:
Middle Tennessee State




Top Players of C-USA Era: Numbers 10-6

List includes conference champions, All-Americans and record holders

2007: Played all 2165:37 minutes in goal...Named the Conference USA Defensive Player of the Year and to the All-C-USA First Team...Selected to the Soccer Buzz All-Southeast Region Second Team, the ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District Third Team, the C-USA All-Academic Team and the NSCAA Women's Scholar All-America Second Team...Voted as one of 20 finalists for the Lowe's Senior CLASS Award...Posted a 0.87 goals-against average, 10 shutouts and 126 saves...The 126 stops ranked second in UCF single-season history, while the 10 shutouts were tied for fifth...Opened the year by making 12 saves in a win over Minnesota, where ranked 11th most in a single match by a Knight keeper...Finished that weekend by limiting No. 7 Penn State to just one goal to pick up Lady Vol Classic All-Tournament Team honors...Made 10 stops in a tie with Miami, while also making seven saves in a draw against No. 11 Florida State...Collected four-straight shutouts to being league play as she eventually had a shutout streak of 454:52...Received C-USA Defensive Player of the Week accolades for posting back-to-back shutouts vs. Tulsa and SMU...Also had three-straight shutouts later in the win by blanking Southern Miss, East Carolina and Rice...Went 1-0-1 in the NCAA Tournament, helping UCF defeat Auburn in the first round, 3-1, then tying No. 6 Florida, 0-0.

2006: Started all 19 matches in goal for UCF...Selected to the All-Conference USA Second Team and C-USA All-Academic Team...Also earned all-southeast region honors from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America...Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...Posted four shutouts and a 1.07 goals-against-average...Allowed one goal or less in 12 of the contests she played...Made two saves against Florida Atlantic to notch first shutout of the season...Followed that with a five-save effort as she blanked Fresno State...Received first C-USA Defensive Player of the Week recognition for the performance...Stopped six shots in back-to-back games against Arizona State and Florida State...Also knocked away five shots at Kansas...Earned a second C-USA Defensive Player of the Week award after shutting down No. 9 Rice and allowing only one goal at Houston...Made a combined 10 saves in the two matches that weekend...Also named to the Soccer America National Team of the Week for the performance...Posted five saves to blank UAB...Shared the 4-0 shutout of Marshall with teammate Mandi Mawyer...Stopped five shots in the nationally televised overtime victory vs. No. 15 SMU.

2005: Played in six matches, starting the first five...Allowed eight goals with 10 saves for a GAA of 1.50...Recorded a shutout against UC Santa Barbara...Had a career-high four saves against Florida State.

PRIOR TO UCF: A four-year letterwinner and starter at Washington High School in Pensacola, Fla....Named first-team all-area by the Pensacola News-Journal her final three years...Recorded 208 saves as a freshman...Posted 14 shutouts as a junior, while leading her team to the Florida Final Four...Played club soccer for the Pensacola Samba, Alabama Attack Soccer Club and the Florida ODP...Played freshman season at Middle Tennessee State, starting all 19 games...Posted a record of 14-4-2...Her 89 saves rank fifth on the Blue Raiders' single-season list and fifth on the career saves list...Set an MTSU single-season mark for most wins...Holds the record for lowest single-season goals-against-average (1.06).

PERSONAL: Daughter of Peter and Justine Manis...Majoring in biology.

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