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Short-stick defender Nick Manis 'unsung hero' for Maryland men’s lacrosse

Short-stick defender Nick Manis 'unsung hero' for Maryland men’s lacrosse

On a Maryland defense headlined by a pair of first-team All-Americans in senior defenseman Tim Muller and senior short-stick defensive midfielder Isaiah Davis-Allen and complemented by two All-America honorable mentions in junior defenseman Bryce Young and junior long-stick midfielder Matt Neufeldt, fifth-year senior short-stick defensive midfielder Nick Manis doesn't get much of the limelight. And that suits the Annapolis resident and Severn graduate just fine.

“I don’t really look too much into that,” he said Tuesday. “I’m not playing the position to get noticed or get accolades. I’m just trying...

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