Elizabeth Butler
Elizabeth Butler

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sturgeon Bay, Wis.

High School:
Sturgeon Bay

Event:
Distance

07/16/2012

Seventy-One Ramblers Named To Spring Academic Honor Roll

Fourteen Loyola cross country/track & field student-athletes recognized

2011-12: Competed in all six cross country meets, scoring in five of them ... Finished 24th at the Horizon League Cross Country Championship ... Placed 10th at UIC Home Opener ... Was team's fourth scorer at the NCAA Midwest Regional ... Finished 10th in the 3,000m at the Horizon League Indoor Championship with time of 10:24.81 ... Turned in personal-best time of 5:17.03 in the mile at Grand Valley State ... Claimed fourth in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Horizon League Championship with final time of 11:24.50 ... Moved into third on Loyola's all-time list in that event with 11:07.29 clocking at the Musco Twilight ... Turned in season-best time of 4:58.01 in the 1,500m at the Tom Botts Invite.

2010-11: Competed in the final six meets of the cross country season, missing only the season opener ... Finished 28th at the Horizon League Cross Country Championship with finishing time of 19:23 ... Finished 129th out of 512 runners at the Sean Earl Lakefront Invitational ... Took 10th place in the mile at the Horizon League Indoor Championship in 5:23.15 ... Part of distance medley relay squad that finished third after posting time of 12:20.07 ... Shaved seven seconds of her previous best with a 2:27.01 performance in the 800m at the Keck Invite ... Grabbed a fourth-place finish in the 3,000m steeplechase at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship with time of 11:32.97, a clocking which ranks fifth on Loyola's all-time list ... Finished 13th in the 1,500m at the League meet in 5:00.51 ... Ran season-best time of 4:52.40 in the 1,500m at the Stan Lyons Invite.

2009-10: Posted total of 2,707 points in the indoor pentathlon at the Carle/Health Alliance Classic ... won the 800m portion of that competition in 2:34.84 ... recorded season-best mark of 5.11m (16-09.25) in the long jump at the Notre Dame Opener ... finished in 13th place in the 800m (2:22.39) at the Horizon League Outdoor Championships ... took 10th place in the 800m (2:27.59) at the Chicagoland Championships.

2008-09: Finished seventh in the pentathlon at the Horizon League Championships with a final score of 2790 points...also finished eighth in the high jump (1.48m; 4-10.25) and ninth in the 60m hurdles (10.38) in the League Championships...placed third in the high jump (1.53m; 5-00.25), fourth in the long jump (4.74m; 15-06.50) and eighth in the 60m hurdles (11.76) at the UWM Tune-Up...took fifth in the high jump at the Chicagolands Championships with a jump of 1.52m (4-11.75)...finished tied for ninth place in the high jump (1.49m; 4-10.50) and 11th in the long jump (5.08m; 16-08.00) at the League Championships...took third in the long jump (5.07m; 16-07.50), sixth in the high jump (1.50; 4-11.00) and sixth in the 100m hurdles (18.91) at the Ted Haydon Invitational...finished in 10th in the shot put at the Viking Classic with a throw of 6.27m (20-07.00).

High School: Selected female track MVP, 2006-2008...school record holder in high jump, long jump, 300m and 100m hurdles...2008 conference MVP...2007 and 2008 Sheboygan Falls Outstanding Female Athlete...2008 conference and regional champs...two-time team captain...member of the National Honor Society...graduated with honors.

Butler's Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
800m (I)2:27.01Keck Invitational2011
Mile (I)5:17.03Grand Valley State2012
3,000m (I)10:34.65Meyo Invitational2012
800m (O)2:22.39Horizon League Championship2010
1,500m (O)4:58.01Tom Botts Invitational2012
3,000m Steeple (O)11:07.29Musco Twilight2012