- Butler Wins Ohio State Tournament
Butler battled host Ohio State to a 2-2 tie in double-overtime on Sunday, Aug. 31, and in the process claimed the team title at the 2014 Bert and Iris Wolstein Classic. The Bulldogs, 1-0-1 in the four-team tournament, edged UC Davis, also 1-0-1, on goal-differential for the championship.
- Butler Drops Two Matches at Bluegrass Battle
The Butler volleyball team finished the Bluegrass Battle with a 1-2 overall record after taking a pair of losses on Saturday. The Bulldogs faced two teams that reached the NCAA Tournament last season, taking a 3-0 loss at No. 19 Kentucky (21-25, 19-25, 21-25) in the morning, followed by a heartbreaking 3-2 loss vs. Wichita State that night (25-20, 25-20, 21-25, 20-25, 15-17).
- Bulldogs Sweep Individual Titles At Butler Opener
Butler opened th 2014 cross country seasons with a team title and a pair of individual crows at the Butler Opener on Saturday (Aug. 30). The competition at Northview Christian Church was the first of two home meets for the Bulldogs this fall.
- Bulldogs Open Men’s Soccer Season With A Victory
Butler kicked off the 2014 men’s soccer season in impressive fashion with a 2-0 shutout of Canisius in the opening match of the Bert and Iris Wolstein Classic at Ohio State on Friday (Aug. 29). The Bulldogs will meet host Ohio State in the final round on Sunday (Aug. 31).
- Butler Defeats Virginia Tech 3-1 in Season Opener
The Butler volleyball team is off to a 1-0 start to the 2014 season after a 3-1 victory over Virginia Tech in game one of the Bluegrass Battle (20-25, 25-20, 25-19, 25-17). Freshman Makayla Ferguson led the charge with a double-double performance in her first collegiate match with 37 assists and 10 digs.
- Breann McDowell Joins Swimming Staff
Breann McDowell will join the Butler swimming coaching staff as a graduate assistant for the upcoming 2014-15 athletic year. A recent graduate of the University of Louisville, McDowell was a four-year varsity swimmer for the Cardinals from 2011-14.
- Nebraska Holds Off Butler 1-0
A late unassisted goal in the 83rd minute of action separated Nebraska and Butler on Friday night as the Cornhuskers improved to 2-1 on the young season. With the loss, Butler falls to 1-2 overall.
- Bulldogs Prepare for Big Ten Matches
Butler will play two road matches against Big Ten competition this Labor Day weekend starting with a 6:30 p.m. contest at Nebraska on Friday, Aug. 29. Game two will be played at Iowa at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 1.
- Butler Women Earn Cross Country National Ranking
For the second straight year, Butler will begin its women’s cross country season with a national ranking. The Bulldogs, coming off a third place finish at last year’s NCAA Division I Cross Country Championship, were ranked No. 12 in the initial U. S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Division I poll.
- Bulldogs Open 2014 Season At Ohio State Tournament
Butler will begin the 2014 men’s soccer season on the road when it travels to Columbus, Ohio, to participate in the ninth annual Bert and Iris Wolstein Classic, Aug. 29 & 31. The four-team tournament, hosted by Ohio State, will be held at Bert L. & Iris S. Wolstein Field at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium.
- Bulldogs Open 2014 Season at Kentucky with Bluegrass Battle
The 2014 volleyball season will get underway this weekend as the Butler Bulldogs travel to Kentucky to compete in the Bluegrass Battle. Joining Butler and the nationally-ranked Wildcats in the opening weekend tournament will be Virginia Tech and Wichita State.
- 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.
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