Butler Athletics Headlines

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.

July 15, 2014
Women’s Tennis Earns ITA Academic Honor
The Butler women’s tennis team excelled in the classroom this season which led to them being named as a 2014 All-Academic Team by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). Individual honors went to Kailey Eaton, Stephanie McLoughlin and Angelina Qin who were tabbed as ITA Scholar Athletes for the 2014 season.

July 11, 2014
Butler Forward Austin Etherington Sidelined
Butler newcomer Austin Etherington, who transferred from Indiana University this year, will be sidelined for 12-16 weeks, following foot surgery on Thursday (July 10). The 6-6 Butler graduate student injured his right foot during a summer workout.

July 7, 2014
Former Bulldog Pitcher Pat Neshek Selected to MLB All-Star Roster
St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher and Butler baseball alum Pat Neshek will be making his first trip to the MLB All-Star game this summer after being selected to represent the National League by his manager Mike Matheny. The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be held in Minnesota on Tuesday, July 15 with first pitch slated for 7:30 p.m.

July 11, 2014
ITA Announces 2014 All-Academic Teams
The Butler men’s tennis team was recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) this week as a 2014 All-Academic Team. Brandon Woods, Billy Weldon, Alex Woldmoe, Tommy Marx, Austin Woldmoe, and Sam O’Neill were among those recognized as scholar athletes, helping the team post a grade point average higher than 3.20.

July 10, 2014
Butler Swimming Earns Academic Honor from CSCAA
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced the 2014 Spring CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams today which are supported by Nike Swim. The Bulldogs made the list by holding a 3.48 GPA which was tied for the 15th best grade point average in the nation.

June 16, 2014
2014-15 Men’s Basketball Season Tickets on Sale Now
It’s time to get ready for another exciting season of Butler Men’s Basketball at Hinkle Fieldhouse. The Bulldogs are eager for their second season in the BIG EAST Conference and are proud to feature a schedule that includes 18 home games, highlighted by contests against 2014 NCAA Tournament teams such as Creighton, Providence, Villanova, and Xavier.