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Amy Butcher
Amy Butcher

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Decatur, Ind.

High School:
Bellmont

Position:
2B

B/T:
L/R



2008: Appeared in 31 games ... Served mostly as a pinch-runner ... Scored 11 runs ... Registered first career at-bat vs. IUPUI (4/2) ... Tallied first career walk vs. Syracuse (2/17) ... Laid down first career sacrifice hit at Butler (3/26) ... Notched lone stolen base vs. UC Davis (2/29) ... Scored the game-winning run in Purdue's upset win over No. 7 Baylor.

2007: Appeared in 34 games, mostly as a pinch-runner ... scored 15 runs, including game-winner vs. Youngstown State ... scored all 15 runs in 15 different games ... scored a run four games in a row twice: 3/23-30 and 4/17-21 ... first career stolen base came vs. Kennesaw State ... was hit by a pitch in lone plate appearance at Saint Mary's.

High School: A three-sport athlete at Bellmont High School, earning four letters each in soccer and softball and three in basketball ... earned first-team all-conference honors in softball both her junior and senior years ... set school record for career runs scored with 99 ... garnered honorable mention all-conference accolades as a freshman and sophomore ... led team to sectional title all four years as well as regional championship her junior and senior seasons under coach Chris Hakes ... earned first-team all-conference and all-area honors for soccer as a senior after leading team in scoring ... named first-team all-conference and led soccer team in scoring sophomore year ... garnered honorable mention all-conference honors both freshman and junior years ... led team to sectional soccer title both freshman and sophomore seasons ... received Phylissa Hebble award for most outstanding female athlete.

Personal: Full name is Amy Ann Butcher ... born March 5, 1988 ... parents are Rick and Pam Butcher ... has three brothers: Richie, Dan and Chris ... majoring in pre-veterinary studies.