A weekly preview for Butler athletics for April 13 – April 19.
A weekly recap of Butler athletics from April 6-12.
“I love that all the teachers know me by name, and they actually want me to succeed. I’m not just a random number or a person out of like, 100 kids in a class.”
Butler’s younger runners triumphed in two events and set a few personal bests in Champaign, Illinois.
Parkinson is coming off a 12-year stint at IUPUI, with a career record of 224-141.
The Bulldogs had some top finishes on both men’s and women’s sides including a sweep on the podium in the men’s 400 meters.
Two days after parting ways with LaVall Jordan, Thad Matta was hired as head coach. In his 17 seasons as a Division I head coach, Matta has made 13 NCAA Tournaments appearances and two Final Fours.
After the first few outdoor meets, the Bulldogs continue their desire for more success, all while flying under the radar.
Avid fans, casual fans, members of the pep band and dance team and a senior basketball team manager all give their opinions on what these changes mean for the future of the program.
“I hope I can help the next generation of Butler sports media students find the resources they need to be successful in preparing for the career they want to pursue in the world of sports.”