2013 Volleyball
Overall SSAC Streak Home Away Neutral
37-5 (.881) 14-0 (1.000) Lost 1 17-0 10-0 10-5
 
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#10 Sha Sha Buchanan
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Height: 5-10
Weight:
Class: SR
Position: MH
Hometown: Mobile, Ala.
Previous School: McGill-Toolen Catholic High

Career: Three-time SSAC All-Conference and two-time All-West Division selection ... member 2012 SSAC All-Tournament Team ... COBRA Magazine All-Southeast Region Team Honorable Mention in 2011 ... has appeared in 360 sets of 109 matches in three seasons ... 348 total blocks (.097 bps) ... 901 kills (2.50 kps) ... 53 assists, 87 aces and 230 digs ... career-high 24 kills versus Loyola (La.) on 9/18/12 ... 11 blocks versus Lee University on 11/12/11 in the SSAC Tournament ... has tallied six digs in four matches ... four aces at St. Thomas (Texas) on 8/31/12 ... also a three-year player for head coach Karen McConico's SHC women's basketball team.

2012: SSAC All-Conference ... member SSAC All-Tournament Team ... appeared in 131 sets of 37 matches in her junior season ... recorded team-high 439 kills (3.35 kps) with a .340 attack percentage ... added 42 solo blocks with 80 block assists ... collected 29 service aces, nine assists, and 85 digs ... season-high 24 kills versus Loyola (La.) on 9/18/12 ... 10 blocks versus the University of Mobile on 10/2/12 ... four aces versus St. Thomas (Texas) on 8/31/12 ... six digs twice.

2011: SSAC All-Conference ... SSAC All-West Division ... COBRA Magazine All-Southeast Region Team Honorable Mention ... appeared in 133 sets of 41 matches as a sophomore second on team with 287 kills (2.16 kps) ... led team and tied for 4th in SSAC with 126 total blocks (17 solo, 109 assists, 0.95 bps) ... tallied 23 assists, 26 aces and 90 digs ... season-highs of 15 kills versus Shorter and 11 blocks versus Lee University on 11/12/11 in the SSAC Tournament ... six digs versus Lee on 9/17/11.

2010: SSAC All-Conference ... SSAC All-West Division ... appeared in 96 sets in 31 matches of her true freshman campaign ... 175 kills with a .356 attack pct. ... 21 assists ... 32 service aces (.922 serve pct.) ...55 digs ... led team and 6th in SSAC with 100 total blocks ... 2nd in SSAC and 47th in NAIA with 1.04 blocks per set average ... season-high 12 kills vs. Shorter in SSAC semifinals on  11/13/10 ... 6 digs vs. St. Thomas (Texas) on 10/1/10 ... 3 aces vs. Lindsey Wilson  on 10/8/10 ... 10 total blocks vs. Loyola (La.) on 9/14/10 ... perfect 6-for-6 in attacks vs. Mobile on 11/4/10.

High School: Two-sport star at Mobile's McGill-Toolen Catholic High School under coaches Gretchen Boykin (volleyball) and Lindsey Weems (basketball) ... Kiwanis Club Volleyball Player of the Week junior and senior seasons ... All Tournament team selection at the Juanita Boddie Tournament in junior and senior years ... tabbed All Mobile County two years and All Region selection three years ... 2nd team Mobile Press-Register Super 12 in junior year and 1st team senior year ... 2nd team All State junior year and 1st team All State senior season ... Alabama "Elite Eight" All Tournament team ... nominated to Alabama North/South All Star Sports Week in Huntsville, Ala., for South All Star team ... Kiwanis Club Girls Basketball Player of the Week in three seasons ... All Mobile County two years and All Region three years ... Press-Register Sweet 16 Honorable Mention twice ... MVP of Mobile Christian Academy Christmas Tournament and All Tournament team at the Eddie Holmes Tournament in junior year ... MVP of the Eddie Holmes Tournament in senior year ... nominated to the Alabama North/South All Star Sports Week on South All Star team ... McGill's Athlete of the Year and Student-Athlete Award winner in 2010 ... 1st Runner Up Female Athlete of the Year for the Mobile Area Coaches' Association and Azalea City Kiwanis.

Personal: Majoring in Marine Biology ... born Shaniqua Buchanan, but known as Sha Sha to her friends ... also plays basketball at SHC under head coach Karen McConico ... favorite food is "EVERYTHING!" ... favorite movie is Love & Basketball ... favorite TV shows are Bad Girls Club, Pretty Little Liars, Make It or Break It, Nine Lives of Chloe King, Keeping Up with the Kardashians and Khloe & Lamar ... favorite musicians are Chris Brown and Justin Beiber ... favorite pro athletes are Misty May, Carrie Walsh and Dwayne Wade ... enjoys "hanging with friends and going to parties"  ... likes football, but only if she "is watching her brother play" ... "I have many ideas [on a career], but I'm not set on a particular one just yet" ... dreams of playing in the WNBA or overseas ... "I loooooooooooovvvvvvvveee candy!!! I always have a bagful of candy whenever we go out of town for games. I also eat Scooby Doo Gummies and Gushers during halftime of my basketball games" ... also claims "I'm an awesome person and everyone loves me" ... sister of Jereme Jones and Vincent "DJ" May ... daughter of Ester Buchanan.

 

  ATTACK SET SERVE PASS DEF BLOCK  GEN
Year SP  MP K  K/SET E TA Pct A  A/SET  TA Pct  SA  A/SET  SE TA Pct  RE  TA Pct  DIG  D/SET  BS BA  TOT  B/SET  BE  BHE

2010 96 31 175 1.82 43 371 .356 21 0.22 52  .404 32 0.33 23 293 .922 0 8  1.000 55 0.57 21 79 100 1.04 4 5
2011  133 41 287 2.16 92 668 .292 23 0.17 63 .365 26 0.20 21  373  .944 0 4 1.000 90 0.68 17  109 126 0.95 11 3
2012 131 37  439 3.35  114 957  .340 9 0.07 42 .214 29 0.22 30 444 .932 1 11 .909 85 0.65 42 80 122 0.93 6 5
Total 360  109  901 2.50  249  1996 .326  53 0.15 157 .338 87 0.24 74  1110 .933 1 23 .958 230 0.64 80 268 348 0.97 21 13
 
2013 Volleyball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.HometownPrevious School
1Abby AllardSODS5-3Belleville, Ill.Althoff Catholic
2Ginny HicksSOOH5-10Salt Lake City, UtahJudge Memorial Catholic High
3Savannah Becnel*SOMH/RS5-11Metairie, La.Metairie Park Country Day
4Lindsey PecoraroFRL/DS5-8Chesterfield, Mo.Lafayette High
5Meredith DonaldSRLibero5-5Mobile, Ala.McGill-Toolen Catholic High
6Sami MaurerJROH5-10St. Louis, Mo.Cor Jesu Academy
7Taylor LahaskySOOH5-7New Iberia, La.Catholic High (New Iberia)
8Mallory RaulersonSOS/DS5-10Mobile, Ala.McGill-Toolen Catholic High
9Molly GriffinFROH6-0Westlake Village, Calif.Chaminade College Prep
10Sha Sha BuchananSRMH5-10Mobile, Ala.McGill-Toolen Catholic High
11Marie Rooks*FRS5-7Tallahassee, Fla.John Paul II Catholic High
12Hannah Masoner*FROH5-9Camden, Tenn.Seton Home Study School
13Taryn NashSRS5-9Independence, Mo.Truman High
15Madison SeuzeneauFROH5-10Tampa, Fla.Steinbrenner High
16Sara BrodnerFROH6-0Chicago, Ill.Guerin Prep
17Sami HantakSOMH6-2St. Louis, Mo.Rosati-Kain High
19Megan HaberJROH/MH6-0Lillian, Ala.Foley High
* Redshirt
Dr. Peggy Martin - Head Coach - 5th season
Lauren Gavin - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Rachel McMullen - Manager - 2nd season
 
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