Also a standout in lacrosse for the Chieftains, Mann plans to play football at Bowdoin College in Maine next year. He also studies Chinese, received awards of Excellence in Chemistry and German and has tackled Advanced Placement Calculus, Biology and Physics.
“I need to thank all the other athletes here. I read about you in the paper all the time and you’re all awesome,” Mann said to his fellow nominees. “I want to wish you all the best. You all seem like wonderful people, and it’s an honor to be up here.”