Butler Athletics Headlines

July 30, 2014
Two Butler Players Named Preseason All-PFL
Butler offensive linemen David Tiwari and Michael Demos were among 28 players named to the 2014 Preseason All-Pioneer Football League Team. The honor squad was released by the league office on Wednesday (July 30).

July 29, 2014
Butler Tabbed Fourth In PFL Preseason Poll
Defending co-champion Butler was picked to finish fourth in this year’s Pioneer Football League race in the annual preseason poll of league coaches. The Bulldogs received two first place votes and finished behind preseason league favorite San Diego, Dayton and Jacksonville in the poll.

July 29, 2014
BIG EAST Unveils 2014-15 Olympic Sport Championship Slate
The BIG EAST Conference received approval from the league's athletic directors on Thursday evening for the 2014-15 proposed championship sites. Sixteen of the conference's 20 Olympic postseason events' dates and locations have been solidified, with the remaining four tournaments to be announced shortly. New York Life is the presenting sponsor for all BIG EAST championships for the second consecutive academic year.

July 28, 2014
Kashimoto Named W-League Top Performer
Serina Kashimoto has been a standout performer on her summer league team while preparing to enter her sophomore season on the Butler women’s soccer team. The Hiroshima, Japan native was one of just 10 players to be recognized as a W-League Top Performer by TopDrawerSoccer.com.

July 28, 2014
Clark Completes Coaching Staff
Butler volleyball head coach Sharon Clark added two assistant coaches to the program with the hires of Amy Miller and Ryan Lilley. Miller will join the staff as an assistant coach while Lilley joins the program as a volunteer assistant coach.

July 27, 2014
Butler Track Earns Academic Honors
Two individual runners and both the men’s and women’s track teams at Butler have received All-Academic recognition from the U. S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association.

July 21, 2014
Butler Adds Talented Track/Cross Country Recruits
Butler’s continued success in cross country and track is paying dividends for head coach Matt Roe in the recruiting arena. The Bulldogs’ coach announced the addition of nine track and cross country recruits for 2014-15 and the incoming group includes several state champions.

July 17, 2014
Clark Unveils 2014 Volleyball Schedule
The 2014 Butler Bulldog volleyball schedule will have a unique look to it due to ongoing renovations being made to Hinkle Fieldhouse. Four early season tournaments highlight the first two months of the season, while the team ends the year with five-straight home matches.

July 16, 2014
Godlevske to Host Elite High School Basketball Camp
The Butler women’s basketball coaching staff will host a one-day elite camp on Sunday, Aug. 10. This camp experience offers specialized teaching designed for highly skilled and motivated players. All members of the Butler coaching staff will be on hand giving the participants individual attention.

July 16, 2014
Butler Baseball All-Star Roundup
Three baseball players with Butler University ties represented the Bulldogs recently with all-star game performances. Returning senior Austin Miller was honored as the Hamptons League All-Star Game MVP while incoming recruit Tyler Houston was awarded the Indiana North/South All-Star Series MVP trophy.

July 16, 2014
Isabella Lambert Advances At USGA CHampionship
Butler golfer Isabella Lambert successfully navigated 36 holes of stroke play and advanced to match play at the 2014 U. S. Women’s Amateur Public Links being held at The Home Course in Dupont, Wash. The Butler senior-to-be will begin match play on Wednesday, July 16.

July 15, 2014
Clark Adds Seven to 2014 Roster with Incoming Recruiting Class
Head Coach Sharon Clark will welcome seven new faces to the Butler volleyball program this fall with the addition of three defensive specialists, two setters, an outside hitter and a transfer middle blocker from the University of South Florida.