Michael Butler
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Concord, Calif.

High School:
Concord HS '03

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 170

Event:
Jumps

Major:
Statistics

2006: Had team's best long jump of the year, winning Bulldog Dual at 7.03m (23-0.75)... Finished 5th in long jump (6.59, 21-7.5), 7th in triple jump (12.46, 40-10.5) at Div. I Independent Championships... Triple jump mark was a season best, improving on 12.12 (40-0.75) at Sac State Open... Also anchored 3rd-place 4x400 relay at independent meet, crossing in 3:14.85... Ran indoor quarter twice, posting 50.88 at Husky Classic.

2005: Finished 12th (23.39) in 200 meters at Div. I Independent meet... Hit season-best 22.84 at All-Cal Challenge... Also competed in 400 in five meets, posting best mark of 51.39 at All-Cal meet.

2004: Led Aggies in long jump, recording 6.91m (22-8) leap at Hornet Invitational... Best triple jump effort was 12.66m (41-6.5) in Aggie Twilight meet.

CONCORD HS '03: Finished 7th (20-9.75) in long jump at North Coast Section as a senior... Also helped 4x400 relay to Diablo Foothill Athletic League title... Eclipsed 21 feet in long jump, 41 feet in triple... Served as team captain in both track & field and cross country... Four-year honor roll member, posting GPAs in excess of 4.0 in his last two years.

PERSONAL: Born in Oakland, Calif.... Statistics major... Parents are Joel & Yuriko Butler... Career sports highlights are scoring 18 points in a basketball game, and reaching the NCS long jump finals as a senior.