Butler Athletics Headlines

April 30, 2016
Comeback Win Gives @ButlerSoftball Saturday Split at Villanova
The Bulldogs scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning to push the game to extra frames before pulling out the contest 7-6 in 10 innings Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia. It gave the teams a split of the doubleheader as Villanova took the opener, 1-0.

April 30, 2016
@ButlerUBaseball Rained Out
Saturday's game between Butler and Xavier set for 1 PM has been officially ruled out due to heavy rain in the forecast. The two teams will try to play a doubleheader at Bulldog Park tomorrow, Sunday May 1. First pitch is slated for 11 AM.

April 7, 2016
@ButlerWSoccer to Host ID Clinic on July 16
The Butler women’s soccer program is hosting an ID Clinic on Saturday, July 16 and is targeting those individuals in the 2016-2020 recruit classes that have interest in attending Butler University.

April 29, 2016
@BUMensTennis Loses to DePaul in Quarterfinals
#3 DePaul defeated #6 Butler 4-1 on Saturday afternoon in the 2016 Men’s Tennis BIG EAST Tournament Quarterfinals. Adrian Mag was responsible for the BU point after defeating Paul John 6-3, 6-2 at No. 5 Singles.

April 29, 2016
Xavier Takes Game One 6-2
Game one of the weekend series between Xavier and Butler went to the Musketeers by the final score of 6-2. The two evenly matched teams entered the ninth inning knotted up at 1-1, but a five-run ninth from the visitors would lift XU to victory.

April 29, 2016
Former @Butler_CCTF Runner Callum Hawkins Qualifies for 2016 Olympic Games
Former Butler runner Callum Hawkins has qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The 23-year-old from Scotland finished eighth in the London Marathon in 2 hours, 10 minutes, and 2 seconds, earning a spot on the country’s Olympic Team. The London Marathon was held Sunday, April 24.

April 28, 2016
@ButlerWTennis Loses to Villanova in 1st Round
The Butler women’s tennis team lost to Villanova in the first round of the 2016 BIG EAST Tournament by the final score of 4-0.

April 28, 2016
@ButlerMBB Announced as Part of 16th Annual Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational Field
This season's stellar field includes: University of Arizona, Butler University, Vanderbilt University, Santa Clara University, University of Northern Colorado, Bucknell University, Norfolk State University, and Sacred Heart University.

April 28, 2016
@ButlerUBaseball vs. Xavier this Weekend at Bulldog Park
BIG EAST action will continue at Bulldog Park this weekend with Butler hosting Xavier in a three-game series. Game one can be viewed live on the BIG EAST Digital Network while game two can be picked up on Fox College Sports. First pitch on Friday is slated for 3 PM while Saturday and Sunday will feature a 1 PM start.

April 28, 2016
@Butler_CCTF Set for Stanford and Miami (Ohio) This Weekend
Butler track and field will split between Stanford's elite Payton Jordan Invite and Miami of Ohio's RedHawk Invitational this weekend.

April 27, 2016
@ButlerMenSoccer Announces Challenging 2016 Schedule
Coach Paul Snape has announced Butler’s 2016 schedule, which includes several marquee match-ups in addition to a strong BIG EAST slate. The Bulldogs are coming off an impressive 2015 campaign, posting a 10-4-4 record and a third-place finish in the BIG EAST.

April 27, 2016
Weekend Series at Villanova Up Next for @ButlerSoftball
The Bulldogs travel to Villanova for a weekend series with large BIG EAST implications. The teams will play a doubleheader Saturday (noon first pitch) in addition to a single game Sunday at 11 a.m.