#0 Brendan Buchanan | Goalkeeper
Hometown: Broomfield, Colo.
Previous School: Broomfield
Major: Secondary Education
2014 Capital One Academic All-America Second Team
2014 Capital One Academic All-District
2014 Honorable Mention All-GPAC
2014 GPAC Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 16, 30, Oct. 28)
2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete
Buchanan started all 20 games at keeper ... set career single-season highs for saves (86), goals against average (.953), wins (10) and shutouts (7) ... ranked 29th among all NAIA goalkeepers in goals against average ... named GPAC defensive player of the week three times ... made season high 11 saves in the GPAC semifinals at Hastings on Nov. 11 ... recorded nine saves versus Saint Francis (Ind.) on Sept. 6 ... finished career with 223 saves, 11 shutouts, a 1.136 goals against average and .796 save percentage in 57 games.
Buchanan, the team's primary keeper, played in 16 games with 16 starts ... recorded a record of 9-6 in goal with 65 saves, a 1.44 goals against average and .756 save percentage in 1,312 minutes ... notched two shutouts ... made a career high 17 saves in the shutout win over AIB (Iowa) on 9-3-13 ... racked up eight saves vs. Benedictine (Kan.) on 8-30-13.
Brendan appeared in 13 games with 11 starts in goal for the Bulldogs in 2012... finished with a 5-2 record... allowed 11 goals and made 43 saves on the year... allowed 1.05 goals per game and finished with a .796 save percentage
Brendan appeared in eight games with three starts in goal for the Bulldogs in 2011…finished with a 2-1 record…allowed five goals and made 29 saves on the year…allowed 1.22 goals per game and finished with a .853 save percentage.
Played for the Broomfield Eagles for four years ... Jim Davidson was his coach and led the team to be 4A Runner-ups in 2010 ... First Team All-Conference and All-State honors ... Was also on the basketball team for two years.
Born on March 4 in Broomfield, Colorado ... Son of Mark and Mary Buchanan ... Has one older brother.