Northeast Florida — 2A-District 2 Pacesetter
Name: Daniel Mann.
School, grade & weight class: Columbia, sophomore, 138.
Accomplishments: Was one of two Columbia champions at the 2A-District 2 meet last Friday night at Lincoln HS in Tallahassee, winning the 138-pound bracket with a fall and 7-4 decision.
Favorite food: Anything from Taco Bell.
Favorite restaurant: Taco Bell.
Favorite TV show: The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy.
Favorite movie: The Boondock Saints.
Favorite subject in school: Chemistry.
Favorite college/university: Georgia Tech University.
Favorite wrestler: Raymond Jordan.
Favorite athlete (non-wrestler): “I don’t watch any other sport.”
Best tournament/dual experience: Border Wars.
Favorite thing about wrestling: The challenge.
Least favorite thing about wrestling: Having to eat healthy.
When I’m not wrestling, I am most likely… : Fishing, sleeping or playing guitar.
Coach Peter Whittington on Mann: “Daniel has been a fantastic addition to our room. He is one of the hardest workers I have ever seen. He truly wants to be great and is willing to earn it.”
Grandparents: Clay & Debby Carroll, Lake City.
The Pacesetter feature will be a recurring weekly feature through the end of the season in the second week of March. Have a nomination you’d like us to spotlight? Wrestlers must have exemplary record on the mat and character and sportsmanship off it as well. Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org with your nomination. Thank you for your support!