Joe Manetta
Joe Manetta
Height: 5-11
Year: SO
Hometown: Furlong, Pa.
High School: Central Bucks West
Events: Sprints
Major: Environmental Science and Management

2017-18 

  • Indoor:
    • Finished 27th in the 200m (23.37s) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished fourth in the 200m (22.80s) and fifth in the 60m (7.32s) at the Husky Indoor Invite.

High School

  • Attended Central Bucks West High School.
  • Member of the track and field team and earned five varsity letters.
  • Was also a member of the cross country team for one year.
  • Named MVP of the track and field team his junior and senior year.
  • Captained the track and field team his junior and senior year.
  • Member of the Honor Roll, Student Council, and Key Club.

Personal

  • Born December 14, 1998.
  • Son of Christy and Vincent Manetta.
  • Has two younger sisters, Belle and Lily.
  • Chose URI over Lehigh and Stockton College.
  • Interests include photography, hiking, running, and gardening. 
  • Decided on Rhode Island because of the family-like team and strong environmental program.
  • Favorite athlete is Jared Eaton.
  • Majoring in Environmental Science and Management.