Butler Athletics Headlines

October 24, 2014
Butler to Host Creighton on Senior Day
With just two regular season matches left on the 2014 schedule, the Butler women’s soccer team will return to action by hosting Creighton on Saturday, Oct. 25. The Bulldogs are in desperate need of a win to stay alive for postseason action as they take on the Bluejays under the lights at 7 p.m.

October 23, 2014
Bulldogs Continue BIG EAST Play At Villanova
The Butler men’s soccer team will look to continue their climb up the BIG EAST standings this weekend when it travels to conference foe Villanova for a match on Saturday, Oct. 25. The game is set to begin at 1 p.m. (ET).

October 23, 2014
Volleyball to Face Villanova and Seton Hall at Halfway Point
With nine matches in the books and nine more to play, the Butler volleyball team will stay on the road for a pair of BIG EAST matches this weekend by playing Villanova on Friday, Oct. 24 and ending the weekend with a match at Seton Hall on Saturday night. Each match is scheduled to start at 7 p.m.

October 22, 2014
Kellen Dunham Named Preseason All-BIG EAST
Butler junior Kellen Dunham was named first team on the 2014-15 preseason All-BIG EAST team selected by league coaches and released at the BIG EAST Conference Media Day at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday (Oct. 22). The Bulldogs were picked in a tie for seventh place in the coaches’ preseason poll.

October 22, 2014
Butler Visits Drake For Clash Of The Bulldogs
Butler will be trying to snap a two-game slide for the first time since 2011 when it visits Drake Stadium for a Pioneer Football League game on Saturday, Oct. 25. The Indianapolis team will take on the Drake Bulldogs in an afternoon contest, slated to start at 2 p.m. (ET).

October 21, 2014
Butler Wins Dayton Invitational
Senior Jenna Peters captured medalist honors and Butler won the team tile at the Dayton Flyer Invitational. The 36-hole tournament wrapped up at the NCR Country Club on Tuesday (Oct. 21).

October 21, 2014
Bulldogs Look To Second BIG EAST Season
Butler, beginning preparation for its second season in the BIG EAST, opened fall practice in early October with a mix of optimism and enthusiasm.

October 21, 2014
Alumni Corner - 4th Edition
In an effort to further connect and engage with our former student-athletes, the Butler Athletic Department is rolling out a feature on ButlerSports.com called "Alumni Corner"

October 21, 2014
Bulldogs Tie For Sixth At Dayton Invitational
Butler landed one “Top 10” individual finish and wound up in a tie for sixth place in the team competition at the 36-hole Dayton Invitational, which wrapped up at the NCR Country Club on Tuesday (Oct. 21). A total of 15 team competed in the two-day tournament.

October 20, 2014
Adkins, Dick Named To BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll
Forward Jeff Adkins and goalkeeper Eric Dick helped Butler to a victory over No. 7 Marquette and a tie at DePaul last week, and their efforts earned them recognition on the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll.

October 19, 2014
Bulldogs Earn 2-1 Win at Xavier
Two goals early in the second half gave Butler a 2-1 victory at Xavier on Sunday afternoon as the Bulldogs improved to 8-8-1 on the year. All three goals were scored within a seven minute time frame.

October 18, 2014
Butler Finishes With Double-Overtime Tie At DePaul
Butler recorded its second consecutive shutout, but didn’t come away with a victory in its BIG EAST match at DePaul on Saturday (Oct. 18). The two conference foes battled through 110 minutes, before setting for a 0-0 tie in double-overtime at DePaul’s Wish Field.