2012 CHATTANOOGA CROSS COUNTRY Outdoor Track Claimed the 3000 meter Steeplechase title at the Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket Invitational … finished second in the 1500m at the Blue Moon Invitational … placed sixth in the 3000m SC at the Southern Conference Championships with a PR of 9:24.17 … ran the 1500m at the league championships with a PR of 3:58.80.
Morgan Buchanan 5-7 • Senior Johnson City, Tennessee Science Hill High School
Named to UTC’s Dean’s List and Athletics Director’s Honor Roll in both Fall and Spring semesters ... named to Southern Conference All-Academic Team. 2010-11 Cross Country Placed second at the season-opening PowerAde Invitational and helped lead the Mocs to the win ... Mocs finished second at the Vanderbilt Commodore Classic with assistance from Wanuch ... helped the Mocs to claim the title at the Front Runner Invitational ... injury kept him out of the Southern Conference Championships
2011-12 Cross Country Placed sixth at the Tennessee Tech Invitational … ran a season-best time of 19:23.80 at the Southern Conference Championships … placed 142nd at the NCAA South Region Championships … finished 13th at both the PowerAde Invitational and Front Runner Invitational.
Indoor Track Competed in the Mile and 3000 meter runs at the league championships ... ran a PR 4:18.13 at the MTSU Valentine Invitational ... recorded a PR Indoor Track 8:39.02 in the 3000 meter at the Rod McCravy Memorial Invitational Ran a PR 5:29.36 in the Mile at the MTSU Valentine Invitational … also hosted by Kentucky ran the Mile at the Blue Raider Invitational and the Southern Conference Championships. Brock University Accomplishments Had a breakthrough track season in 2009 that included two medals at Named to the UTC Dean’s List and Athletics Director’s Honor Roll in both ROPSSAA, a 9th place finish in the 2000m Steeplechase, and a 12th place the Fall and Spring semesters ... named to the Southern Conference Allfinish in the 3000m at OFSAA. Capped off the track season at Junior Academic Team. Nationals with a 7th place finish in the 3000m steeplechase. 2009 CrossCountry was also successful with 3 top 20 finishes, including one 1st place 2010-11 finish. Finished 21st at both the Ontario University Championships, and Cross Country at Cross Country Junior Nationals running 31:55 (10km) and 25:25 (8km) Ran unattached in the PowerAde Invitational ... placed 60th at the respectively. Track 2010 included a Bronze medal in the 3000m at the Commodore Classic. Indoor track provincial championships and new personal bests in the 1500 (3:54.50) and in the 3000m steeplechase (9:16.03) Indoor Track Personal Born May 19th in Edmonton, Alberta Canada ... son of Art and Joan Wanuch ... five siblings: Alex, Jessica, Jacob, Samuel, Nicholas ... plans to major in Health and exercise science. WANUCH’S PERSONAL RECORDS Cross Country 5K 15:24 9/9/11 8K 25:18.46 10/1/11 10K 31:55 Indoor Track Mile 4:18.13 3000m 8:37.43 1/21/12 5000m 15:08.62 2/23/12 Outdoor Track 1500m 3:58.80 4/21/12 3000m SC 9:24.17 4/22/12
PowerAde Invitational Greater Louisville Classic NCAA South Region Meet Blue Raider Invitational SoCon Championships SoCon Championships SoCon Championships
Competed in the Mile at the Rod McCravy Memorial, Valentine Invitational and Southern Conference Championships. Outdoor Track Competed in the 1500 meter run at the Hilltopper Relays and the Yellow Jacket Invitational.
Named to the UTC Dean’s List and Athletics Director’s Honor Roll in both the Fall and Spring semesters ... named to the Southern Conference AllAcademic Team. 2009-10 Outdoor Track Placed fifth at the Emory University Invitational in the 1500m run... competed in the 3000m run at the UTK Sea Ray Relays. High School Earned all-state honors in 2008 in cross country ... member of the state championship team in 2008 and runner up in 2007 ... earned allconference three years and all-region three years... team won region and conference champions all four years... member of state championship 4x800 meters realy team at track and field state championships in 2008 and 2009, also a part of the track and field state championship as a team in 2009.
Media Guide for the 2012-13 Chattanooga men's and women's cross country and track and field teams.