Weight Throw: 50-9.50/15.48m (2012)
Discus: 153-0/46.64m (H.S.)
Shot Put: 49-6.50/15.10m (H.S.)
Hammer Throw: 166-4/50.71m (2012)
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Member of 2011 SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2012: Honors - None...Indoors - Opened his career with a toss of 50-2 to place seventh in the weight throw at the Kentucky Invitational...Improved his PR to 50-9 1/2 in a 10th-place finish at the Texas A&M Mondo Challenge...Outdoors - Competed in his first SEC Championship and carded a 12th-place toss of 155-11 in the hammer throw...In his first outdoor competition as a Vol, he placed third in the hammer throw with a PR toss of 166-4...Finished eighth in the hammer at the Tennessee Challenge at 157-10...Had a toss of 159-8 in the hammer at Sea Ray Relays and a mark of 159-11 at the Vanderbilt Invitational.
2011: Honors - Made the SEC Academic Honor Roll...Indoors - Redshirted...Outdoors - Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL: Finished second in the discus with a career-best toss of 153 feet and placed 13th in the shot at the 2010 Tennessee AAA State Championships...Thirteenth in the discus as a junior...Second in the discus and third in the shot at the TSSAA AAA Section 2 meet...Member of the Beta Club and graduated with honors from LHS.
PERSONAL: Born Jan. 12, 1992, in Nashville, Tenn....Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences and interested in finance as a major...Parents are Marcus and Janet Buchanan...Siblings are Tamera, Kevin and Marcos.