Track & Field | 6/26/14
Katie Clark, Mara Olson Named Academic All-America
Butler track and cross country standouts Katie Clark and Mara Olson competed an outstanding year in competition and in the classroom, and both have been named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-America Division I Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Team, chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The two were among 15 athletes named to the first team of the national honor squad.

Track & Field | 6/16/14
Kirsty Legg Breaks School 1500 Meter Record
Three days after competing in the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championship, Butler senior Kirsty Legg turned in a record-breaking performance at the Portland Track Festival at Lewis and Clark College. The meet, held on Saturday and Sunday (June 14-15), is one of the premier track events in the United States, featuring some of the nation’s best distance runners.

Track & Field | 6/14/14
Mara Olson Places 12th At National Meet
Junior Mara Olson wrapped up a remarkable year at Butler with a 12th place finish at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championship on Saturday, June 14. The meet at Oregon’s historic Hayward Field was Butler’s final 2013-14 athletic competition.

Track & Field | 6/12/14
Kirsty Legg Finishes Stellar Career At NCAA Nationals
Senior Kirsty Legg closed out a stellar running career at Butler in the semifinals of the women’s 1,500 meter run at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championship in Eugene, Ore., on Thursday (June 12). The middle distance standout was one of two Butler athletes competing at this year’s national meet.

Track & Field | 5/31/14
Kirsty Legg, Mara Olson Headed To NCAA Nationals
A successful night in Florida has earned a trip to Oregon for Butler track standouts Kirsty Legg and Mara Olson. Both Butler runners posted “Top 12” finishes at the 2014 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminary Round on Saturday, May 31, and both now will be competing at the NCAA national meet.

Track & Field | 5/29/14
Kirsty Legg Advances At NCAA Meet
Butler senior Kirsty Legg successfully passed her first hurdle at the 2014 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminary Round being held in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday through Saturday, May 29-31. The Bulldogs’ middle distance standout advanced to the quarterfinals of the women’s 1,500 meter run.

Track & Field | 5/29/14
Katie Clark, Mara Olson Named Academic All-District
Butler track and cross country standouts Katie Clark and Mara Olson have been named to the Capital One Academic All-District V University Division Women’s Track & Field/Cross Country Team, chosen by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The two were among 11 student-athletes named to the District V all-academic squad.

Track & Field | 5/28/14
Butler Sends Four To NCAA Track Preliminary Round
Four Butler athletes, including junior All-American Mara Olson, will begin their bid for national honors when they compete in the 2014 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field East Preliminary Round being held in Jacksonville, Fla., Thursday-Saturday (May 29-31). The meet will be hosted by the University of North Florida at Hodges Stadium.