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  Tom Buffone
Tom Buffone

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Freehold, N.J.

High School:
Manalapan

Height:
6-2

Position:
Throws


06/20/2013

Navy Men's Track Earns 22 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll Accolades

Six Mids post perfect 4.0 GPAs during spring semester.

05/13/2013

Galvin Earns Third Patriot League Scholar-Athlete Award

Galvin, Bogaard and Buffone all named to Patriot League All-Academic Team.

05/03/2013

Men's Track Leads Conference Meet After Day One

Mids won three individual titles on Friday.

04/27/2013

Vetere Breaks School Pole Vault Record at Penn Relays

Sophomore clears 17-3½ to win the college pole vault event.

04/13/2013

Navy Men Win Three Field Events at the George Mason Invitational

Vetere, Duncavage and Stell claim individual event titles.

Career Performance List

Career Honors
• 2013 Patriot League Outdoor Track and Field All-Academic Team

2011-12 (Freshman Season):
• Made a season-best shot put mark of 41-10¾ (12.77m) to place seventh at the Navy Quad Meet
• Placed eighth in the shot put at the Navy Six-Team with a mark of 40-7 (12.37m)
• Placed 10th in the shot put at the Point Loma Open with a throw of 38-10½ (11.85m)
• Took eighth in the hammer at the Point Loma Open at 146-6 (44.66m)
• Made a season-best discus mark of 120-5 (36.70m) at the Navy Five-Team Meet
• Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

High School/Personal:
• A 2011 graduate of Manalapan High School, where he earned four letters in track and field
• Competed in the shot put and the discus
• A two-time district champion in the discus
• Earned all-county honors in 2011
• Two-time team captain in track and field
• Member of the National Honor Society
• Member of the Math Honor Society
• Son of Edward and Denise Buffone
• Majoring in physics
• Has been named to the Commandant's List once and the Dean's List once
• Ranked first in Academic Order of Merit amongst 1,177 classmates with a 4.0 GPA after his freshman year

04/19/14 vs Larry Ellis Invitational All Day
04/19/14 at UF Tom Jones Memorial All Day
04/24/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
04/25/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
04/26/14 vs Penn Relays All Day