Jonah Buchanan - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#61 Jonah Buchanan


Class Senior
Height 6'4"
Weight 291
Hometown Honolulu, Hawaii
High School Iolani

As a Senior (2020)
• Did not see action
• SEC Academic Honor Roll

As a Junior (2019)
• Did not see action after suffering preseason injury

As a Sophomore (2018)
• SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Did not see action

As a Freshman (2017)
• SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll
• Did not see action

The Buchanan File
• Prepped at Iolani (Hawaii)
• Varsity letters in football, basketball, track and field
• Senior captain
• Two-year starter on defensive line
• 39 tackles, three sacks and three fumble recoveries as senior
• 2016 all-conference
• 2015 all-conference
• Led Iolani to turnaround from seven conference losses to state finals appearance
• Member of Latin Honor Society
• Born in Honolulu
• Son of Phillip and Marijo Buchanan
• Father is a law enforcement officer
• Older brother, Joshua, younger sister, Maya
• Enjoys hiking, ping pong, golf, robotics and hanging out at the beach
• Majoring in computer science and mathematics