Butler Athletics Headlines

August 4, 2015
Four Butler Teams Earn BIG EAST Team Academic Excellence Awards
Four of Butler’s teams were recognized by the BIG EAST Conference with the 2014-15 Team Academic Excellence Award for having the highest collective grade-point averages in each conference sport. With four team recipients, Butler ranked second among BIG EAST universities.

July 30, 2015
Fall Sport Single Game Tickets On Sale August 1st
Single game tickets for all four of the Butler Bulldog fall sports teams will be available beginning Saturday, August 1st at 10 a.m. Fans who purchase individual game tickets by August 5th will receive the “Early Bird” price of $5 for any general admission ticket.

August 3, 2015
Three Bulldogs Enter Cape Code Playoff Race
Jeff Schank, Danny Pobereyko and Tyler Houston have all been picked up by Cape Cod baseball teams to compete in the 2015 playoffs this season. Schank will suit up for the Wareham Gatemen while both Houston and Pobereyko will represent Butler while playing for the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox.

August 3, 2015
Godlevske Names 2015-16 @ButlerWBB Captains
Blaire Langlois and Belle Obert will represent the Butler women’s basketball program as team captains for the upcoming season. Each student-athlete is entering their final season of eligibility after spending last year in the starting five.

July 30, 2015
Butler Places 176 on BIG EAST All-Academic Team
The BIG EAST Conference has announced the names of more than 2,000 student-athletes who have been selected to the 2014-15 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

July 29, 2015
Demos and Akialis Named to 2015 Preseason All-PFL Team
Butler’s Michael Demos and Brian Akialis were among 29 student-athletes named to the 2015 Preseason All-Pioneer Football League Team as selected by the league’s head coaches, Wednesday, July 29.

July 31, 2015
2015 Butler Tennis Pro-Am
The Third Annual Butler Tennis Pro-Am will be held on Saturday, Sept. 5th, at the Butler Outdoor Tennis Courts from 10a.m. -1p.m. A portion of your registration fee is a tax-deductible gift to Butler University and will directly benefit the Bulldog men’s and women’s tennis program.

July 29, 2015
Indy Eleven Acquires Butler Product Zach Steinberger on Loan from MLS’ Houston Dynamo
The 23-year-old Steinberger has already reported to Indy Eleven’s camp and will be available for selection this Saturday, August 1, when the “Boys in Blue” welcome the Atlanta Silverbacks to IUPUI’s Carroll Stadium.

July 30, 2015
Butler Women’s Basketball Golf Outing
Head Coach Kurt Godlevske and the Butler women’s basketball program would like to invite you out for an afternoon of fun on the links! The 2015 golf outing will be held at the Prestwick Country Club on Sunday, Aug. 30.

July 28, 2015
BIG EAST Announces Men’s Soccer Championship Schedule
The BIG EAST Conference has announced a new format for the BIG EAST Men’s Soccer Championship this fall. Presented by New York Life and held Nov. 8-15, the Championship will be played at the highest remaining seed for the entirety of the tournament.

July 16, 2015
@ButlerMBB Announces Non-Conference Schedule
Coming off a 23-win and nationally-ranked Top 25 season, Butler head coach Chris Holtmann has announced the Bulldogs’ 2015-16 non-conference schedule.

July 28, 2015
@ButlerUFootball Picked Fifth in Preseason PFL Poll
Butler was picked to finish fifth in the Pioneer Football League regular-season race in a preseason vote of the league’s coaches, the League office announced Tuesday, July 28.