Missouri Valley College Hall of Fame


Donald C. Manning

Class of 1994

Donald graduated from Missouri Valley College in 1965 with a Bachelor of Science Degree majoring in Health and Physical Education, with a minor in English, and a minor in Social Studies.  Donald played varsity basketball for one year, and varsity baseball for four years and earning All-American baseball honors his senior season.

After graduation Donald played professional baseball with the New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics, and served as manager of a professional minor league team in Canada.

Donald has taught Health and Physical Education for 28 years at East Amwell Township School in Ringoes, New Jersey, also serving as Athletic Director, Curriculum Coordinator for Physical Education and Articulation Representative for Physical Education.  Donald coached basketball and baseball leading his teams to 14 basketball championships and eight baseball championships.  Donald was inducted into the Warren-Hunterdon-West Morris Amateur Softball Association Hall of Fame in 1990.

In 1993 Donald was selected as Outstanding Alumnus of Missouri Valley College.