John Buchert
John Buchert
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Metairie, La.
Events: Throws

2018-19: Indoor- made six appearances during indoor season... threw a season-best 12.27m (40' 3.25") in the shot put at the Wheaton Invitational... had a season-best 13.62m (44' 8.25") in the weight throw at the Gordon Kelly Invitational... Outdoor- made seven appearances during outdoor season... threw a season-best 12.68m (41' 7.25") in the shot put at the CGA Invitational... threw a season-best in the discus at 37.10m (121' 9")... had a season-best 44.14m (144' 10") in the hammer throw at the NEWMAC Championships. INDIVIDUAL RESULTS

High School: Member of the football and track team... was a captain for football... Principal's Honor Roll(4x)... Andy Douglass Memorial Award (Highest GPA on football team)... National Merit commended... Golden Crusader... Graduated with honors

Personal: Mark and Theresa Buchert... has two brothers; Mark and Matthew... has three sisters; Katie, Anne and Madeline, who played softball at CGA and currently serves in the Coast Guard... Grandfather was in the Marines during WWII.