Butler Athletics Headlines

August 26, 2014
Butler to Continue Webcasts for Fall Sports
Students from Butler University’s College of Communication will be producing 11 fall sports webcasts in football, men’s and women’s soccer, and volleyball that will air free on ButlerSports.com.

August 26, 2014
Butler Tennis Pro-Am Set for Sept. 6
The second annual Butler Bulldog Tennis Pro-Am will be held at the outdoor tennis courts on Saturday, Sept. 6. All proceeds will benefit the men’s and women’s tennis programs.

August 24, 2014
Second Half Goal Leads to 1-0 Loss to Miami
The Bulldogs recorded more overall shots, shots on goal, and corner kicks, but they were unable to get on the scoreboard as Miami OH recorded a 1-0 victory to win the 2014 Boilermaker Challenge Cup on Sunday.

August 22, 2014
Bulldogs Blank Indianapolis In Exhibition Win
Two second half goals and a solid defensive effort lifted Butler to a 2-0 victory over Indianapolis in a men’s soccer exhibition match at the Butler Bowl on Friday (Aug. 22). The win lifted the Bulldogs to 2-0 in the preseason with the regular season just a week away.

August 22, 2014
Bulldogs Earn 3-2 Double Overtime Win in Season Opener
Kelly Mahoney scored two goals on Friday night as the Butler women’s soccer team defeated Ohio in the regular season opener in double overtime by the final score of 3-2.

August 22, 2014
Stewart Releases Butler Swimming Schedule
Two home meets and a training trip to Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. highlight the 2014-15 swimming schedule as Head Coach Maurice Stewart and the Bulldogs prepare for their second season of BIG EAST competition.

August 21, 2014
Women’s Soccer to Open Year at Boilermaker Challenge Cup
The start of the 2014 women’s soccer season is here as the Butler Bulldogs travel to West Lafayette to compete in the 14th annual Boilermaker Challenge Cup. This two-match challenge cup format will feature Butler playing a pair of Mid-American Conference opponents in Ohio and Miami (OH).

August 21, 2014
Bulldogs Face Final Men’s Soccer Exhibition
Butler will face its final preseason test when it hosts local foe Indianapolis in a men’s soccer exhibition match on Friday, August 22. The contest will be played under the lights at the Butler Bowl, beginning at 7 p.m.

August 21, 2014
Butler Softball Adds Assistant Coach
Jack Lewis, a long-time high school coach in Indiana, has joined the staff of softball coach Scott Hall at Butler University. Lewis will work with the Bulldogs’ outfielder and hitters.

August 21, 2014
Morse Named Director of Operations for Women’s Basketball
Head Coach Kurt Godlevske now has a full coaching staff for the upcoming 2014-15 women’s basketball season after hiring Natalie Morse to work as the director of basketball operations. Morse previously played basketball at Hanover College and most recently competed for the Durham Wildcats in the University League.

August 20, 2014
Volleyball Takes Fourth in BIG EAST Preseason Poll
The BIG EAST conference office announced the 2014 Volleyball Preseason Poll on Wednesday afternoon after a vote from the league coaches. Butler placed fourth in the voting with 58 points trailing only Xavier (66), Marquette (71) and Creighton (77).

August 19, 2014
Butler Men Tabbed Sixth In BIG EAST Soccer
BIG EAST men’s soccer coaches see Butler finishing exactly where it did a year ago in the league race. The Bulldogs were tabbed sixth in the annual preseason poll of conference coaches, which was released by the BIG EAST office on Tuesday (August 19).