- Bulldogs Shutout Xavier 8-0
The Butler Bulldogs handed Xavier their first BIG EAST loss of the season after defeating the Musketeers 8-0 in the first game of a three-game series. Gunner Johnson was once again lights out on the mound for Butler throwing eight innings of scoreless baseball.
- Butler to Host Familiar Foe in Xavier
Butler and Xavier will push up their weekend series to a Thursday, Friday, Saturday setting so that players, coaches and administrators can enjoy Easter Sunday. The two programs will renew their rivalry as BIG EAST opponents just one year after facing each other as conference foes in the Atlantic 10.
- Bulldogs to Face Georgetown on the Road
The Butler softball team will play its second consecutive BIG EAST road series this weekend, taking on conference foe Georgetown. The series with the Hoyas (19-18, 7-5 BIG EAST) will begin on Friday, April 18, with a doubleheader beginning at 1 p.m. The final game will take place on Saturday, April 19, at 12 p.m.
- Purdue Edges Butler in 10 Innings
An exciting ballgame between two quality teams went into extra innings on Wednesday night, but the Bulldogs were unable to pull off the win at Purdue as the Boilermakers recorded a 5-4 victory to pick up their eighth win of the season.
- Jordan Burt Signs With Carolina RailHawks
Butler midfielder Jordan Burt will be continuing his soccer career on the professional level. A four-year starter for the Bulldogs, Burt has signed a contract to play for the Carolina RailHawks in the North American Soccer League (NASL).
- Butler Prepares for Mid-Week Contest at Purdue
Butler and Purdue will face off for the third time this season with a 5 p.m. first pitch set for Tuesday, April 15. The original schedule had Butler hosting this game, but Purdue’s unplayable field back on March 19 switched that game to Bulldog Park, making this a road contest for the Bulldogs.
- Butler Home Doubleheader Postponed
Butler's non-conference doubleheader against Miami (Ohio), scheduled for Tuesday (April 15), has been postponed due to weather concerns. The two games will be played at Butler on Tuesday, April 29, starting at 2 p.m.
- Red Storm Take High Scoring Series Finale over Butler 9-7
A six-run fourth inning allowed St. John’s to defeat Butler on Sunday afternoon as Bret Dennis belted a grand slam over the wall to break a 2-2 tie. Butler attempted a comeback with four runs in the top of the sixth inning highlighted by an RBI single from Ryan Wojciechowski, but the offensive production wasn’t enough as St. John’s completed the series sweep with a 9-7 win.
- Bulldogs Drop Pitchers’ Duel At Villanova
In a contest that featured two sterling pitching performances, host Villanova out-dueled Butler, 2-1, to take the final game of a three-game BIG EAST series on Sunday, April 13. The win gave the Wildcats the series’ edge, two games to one.
- Bulldogs Tie For Tenth At Hoosier Invitational
Butler saved its best round for the final day and rallied to finish in a tie for tenth place at the NYX Hoosier Invitational, which wrapped up on Sunday, April 13. Host Indiana claimed the team championship in the 54-hole tournament..
- Legg Paces Butler At Illinois Twilight Meet
With a limited roster, Butler’s track and field squads brought home fifth and sixth place team finishes and one individual title from the Illinois Twilight Meet, held in Urbana, Ill., on Saturday (April 12).
- Bulldogs Split Weekend with Win over IUPUI
The Butler women's tennis team wrapped up the 2014 regular season with a pair of matches this weekend. The Bulldogs lost 4-0 vs. Saint Louis, but came back with a nice 5-2 victory over in-state rival IUPUI.
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