2 Ariana Buchanan
2 - Ariana Buchanan
Height: 5'3"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Decatur, Texas
High School: Decatur
Position: DS
Major: Elementary Education, Psychology
m 26
k/s 0.01
h % -.103
a/s 0.94
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.18
d/s 4.12

Honors:

  • USA South Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 28, 2015)

Career Match-by-Match Stats: 2015

2015 (Freshman): Was the starting libero for most of the season until suffering an injury on the final day of the regular season... Accumulated 371 digs (second-most on the team) and averaged 4.12 digs per set... Was named USA South Defensive Player of the Week on Sept. 28 after tallying 55 digs (5.0 per set) over three matches... Recorded seven matches with 20 or more digs... Had 23 digs against nationally-ranked Berry (Sept. 26) and then Centre (Sept. 26)... In collegiate debut at Sewanee (Sept. 1) she totaled 22 digs, four assists and three service aces... had 16 aces on the year and 85 assists

High School: Attended Decatur High School... Helped lead her team to back-to-back state championships in 2013 and 2014... Named the district's Best Libero in 2012... Selected to the second team All-District in 2011... Texas High School Coaches Association Academic All-State honorable mention... Texas Girls Coaches Association Academic All-State in 2014... Earned Academic All-District all four years... Member of the National Honor Society

Personal: Parents are Matt and Deborah Buchanan... Has three siblings, Galadrielle, Gavin, and Anselan... Father, Matt, played football at Abilene Christian... Favorite Bible verse is Romans 8:31... Planning to double major in Elementary Education and Psychology

Pronunciation: Ariana (AIR-ee-ah-nuh)

Buchanan's Single-Match Highs:

Kills: 1, at Johns Hopkins -- Sep 12, 2015
Attacks: 7,  vs. Washington and Lee -- Sep 5, 2015
Assists: 9, at William Peace -- Oct 24, 2015
Serve Aces: 3,  at Sewanee -- Sep 1, 2015
Digs: 23, vs. #21 Berry -- Sep 26, 2015; at Centre -- Sep 26, 2015

Recent Games
Oct 31 at Meredith L, 3-0
Oct 31 vs. Methodist L, 3-2
Nov 6 Ferrum W, 3-0
Nov 7 Meredith W, 3-1
Nov 7 Maryville W, 3-1
Nov 12 vs. Hendrix L, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 15
Sets 90 51
Kills 1 0
Kills per set 0.01 0.00
Errors 5 3
Total Attacks 39 22
Hitting Percentage -.103 -.136
Assists 85 54
Assists per set 0.94 1.06
Service Aces 16 9
Service Errors 11 7
Service Aces per set 0.18 0.18
Reception Errors 24 9
Digs 371 184
Digs per set 4.12 3.61
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 17.0 9.0
Points per set 0.2 0.2
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 at Sewanee W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 4 3 0 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 4 vs. Birmingham Southern   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 5 vs. Washington and Lee L, 3-2 - 5 0 2 7 -.286 5 1 1 2 20 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 5 vs. Lynchburg L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 3 0 0 2 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 11 at Emory L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 0 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 12 vs. Johns Hopkins L, 3-1 - 4 1 0 3 .333 3 0 0 4 21 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 12 vs. Susquehanna L, 3-2 - 2 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 17 at Maryville L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 5 1 0 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 19 Huntingdon W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 1 0 1 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 19 LaGrange W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 3 1 0 1 14 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 23 Piedmont W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 4 0 1 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 26 vs. Berry L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 4 1 0 1 23 0 0 0 0 1 1.0
Sep 26 at Centre L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 4 0 0 4 23 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 29 Sewanee W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 1 2 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 3 vs. LaGrange W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 7 1 1 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 3 at Huntingdon W, 3-0 - 2 0 0 2 .000 2 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 7 at Birmingham Southern L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 10 Averett W, 3-2 - 5 0 1 2 -.500 4 0 0 1 15 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 10 Ferrum W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 13 Maryville W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 3 -.333 2 1 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 17 vs. Greensboro W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 3 .000 0 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 17 at Mary Baldwin W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 3 .000 1 0 0 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 20 at Piedmont W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 4 1 1 3 19 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 21 Wesleyan (Ga.) W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 24 vs. William Peace W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 2 .000 9 0 2 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 24 vs. N.C. Wesleyan W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 3 2 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Oct 28 Birmingham Southern L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 2 .000 4 0 2 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 31 at Meredith L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 6 1 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 31 vs. Methodist L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 Ferrum W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 Meredith W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 Maryville W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 vs. Hendrix L, 3-0 - 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2015-16 26 90 1 0.01 5 39 -.103 85 0.94 16 0.18 371 4.12 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
Total 26 90 1 0.01 5 39 -.103 85 0.94 16 0.18 371 4.12 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 26 90 1 0.01 5 39 -.103 85 0.94 16 0.18 371 4.12 0 0 0 0.00 17.0 0.2
Conference 15 51 0 0.00 3 22 -.136 54 1.06 9 0.18 184 3.61 0 0 0 0.00 9.0 0.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 27 0 0.00 2 11 -.182 22 0.81 4 0.15 109 4.04 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
Away 8 29 0 0.00 0 9 .000 27 0.93 7 0.24 115 3.97 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.2
Neutral 10 34 1 0.03 3 19 -.105 36 1.06 5 0.15 147 4.32 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.2
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Wins 15 50 0 0.00 3 23 -.130 48 0.96 12 0.24 203 4.06 0 0 0 0.00 12.0 0.2
Losses 11 40 1 0.03 2 16 -.063 37 0.93 4 0.10 168 4.20 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.1
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September 13 48 1 0.02 2 19 -.053 40 0.83 9 0.19 219 4.56 0 0 0 0.00 10.0 0.2
October 12 41 0 0.00 3 20 -.150 45 1.10 7 0.17 152 3.71 0 0 0 0.00 7.0 0.2
November 1 1 0 0.00 0 0 - 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0.00 0 0 0 0.00 0.0 0.0