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  Radiya Buchanan
 

Radiya Buchanan


 

 
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Canton, Mass.

High School:
Canton

Event:
Jumps

Major:
Sociology

02/22/2014

A NIGHT TO REMEMBER: SJU Claims Three Golds On Day 2 Of BIG EAST Championship

Red Storm scores 100 points and claims six total medals in fourth-place team finish.

02/21/2014

Hinton Golden On Day 1 Of BIG EAST Indoor Championship

St. John's scores 25 first-day points and qualifies 12 student-athletes to Saturday's finals.

08/09/2013

BIG EAST Names 160 St. John's Student-Athletes To 2012-13 All-Academic Team

13 Red Storm teams represented on all-conference list.

04/02/2013

Seniors Honored At St. John's Monday Meeting

The Red Storm held its annual outdoor track & field event on Monday, April 1.

03/17/2013

Red Storm Opens Outdoor Season With Black & Gold Challenge At UCF

Rikka Lovely won the 200-meter dash for the Red Storm.

02/21/2014

2014 BIG EAST Indoor Championship

St. John's competes at the 2014 BIG EAST Indoor Championship at the NYC Armory.

10/15/2012

2012 University Service Day

2012 University Service Day

04/24/2012

Metropolitan Championships

2012 Outdoor Metropolitan Championships

04/10/2012

St. John's Monday Meeting

St. John's Track & Field April 9, 2012

01/30/2012

2012 Indoor Metropolitan Championships

2012 Indoor Metropolitan Championships New York City Armory

As A Sophomore (2012- 2013): Selected to the 2012-13 BIG EAST Conference All-Academic Team ... Indoor - did not compete ... Outdoor - claimed the individual triple jump title at the STJ Monday Meeting (April 1) with a mark of 33 feet, 10 inches ... placed second in the high jump at the STJ Monday Meeting (April 1) with a clearance of 1.51 meters ... placed seventh in the long jump at the UCF Black & Gold meet (May 16) with a mark of 4.57 meters.

As A Freshman (2011-12): Indoor - Long Jump: recorded a season-best jump of 5.18 meters at the Bill Ward Invitational (Dec. 8) ... placed tenth at the Long Island Championship (Jan. 20) with a mark of 5.03 meters ... Triple Jump: tied for sixth at the Bill Ward Invitational (Dec. 8) with a jump of 10.65 meters ... jumped a season-best 10.71 meters at the Princeton Quad Meet (Jan. 14) ... Outdoor - Long Jump: shared the individual title at the STJ Monday Meeting (April 9) with a 4.90 meter jump ... set a season-best mark of 5.00 meters at the Metropolitan Championship (April 13).

At Canton: lettered five years in track & field and also served as captain her senior year ... was also a member of the soccer and basketball teams ... achieved personal records in track of 60 seconds in the 400-meter run, 37 feet 6 inches in the triple jump and 5 feet 1 inch in the high jump.

Personal: Daughter of Maryam Abdul-Rahim ... plans to study sociology with career aspirations of becoming a therapist ... knows the Arabic alphabet ... cites her middle school basketball coach as the most influential person in her life.

Off the Track

Favorite Movie: "Love & Basketball"

Favorite Food: Chicken, macaroni and cheese

Favorite Book: "Kite Runner" by Khaled Hosseini

Favorite Pro Athlete: Cam Newton

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