HIGH PROFILE: CHRISTOPHER ERIC BUCKNAM:

Making Strides

Following a legendary track coach at the UA would be a daunting leap for most coaches. This one takes it in stride.

By: RICH POLIKOFF SPECIAL TO THE DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE
Published: Sunday, September 1, 2013
University of Arkansas men's cross country and track and field Head coach Chris Bucknam stands outside his office at the outdoor track facility in Fayetteville where he will begins his sixth season with the Arkansas Razorbacks.
Photo by David Gottschalk
University of Arkansas men's cross country and track and field Head coach Chris Bucknam stands outside his office at the outdoor track facility in Fayetteville where he will begins his sixth season with the Arkansas Razorbacks.

It takes maybe half a sentence to figure out where Chris Bucknam is from. The head coach of the men’s cross-country and track and field teams at University of Arkansas has an accent that’s pure Massachusetts, all “ahs” and no “Rs.”

High Profile, Pages 37 on 09/01/2013

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