Victoria Butler
Victoria Butler
Year: Sr.
Hometown: East Amherst, NY
High School: Clarence
Events: Free/Fly/IM
Major: Exercise Sciencce
Event: Free/Fly/IM
Junior (2016-17): Second against Niagara in 800 Free... Academic All-MAC
Sophomore (2015-16): 1st place in two different events at WNY Invitational – 200 IM (2:11.66) and 400 IM (4:36.95)… Placed 3rd in 200 Fly at WNY Invitational with a time of 2:11.10… Competed in 200 IM against Bucknell with a time of 2:04.60… Swam in 400 IM against Toledo, clocking in at 4:36.24… Placed in Top-15 at MAC Championships in 400 IM (4:27.09) and 1650 Free (17:10.81)… MAC Swimmer of the Week… Academic All-MAC… Distinguished Scholar Athlete.
Freshman (2014-15): Took part in freestyle, butterfly, and individual medley events... At the Cleveland State Invitational she posted season-best times of 2:08.63 in the 200 butterfly, 27.09 in the 50 butterfly, 1:02.80 in the 100 backstroke, and 2:01.20 in the 200 freestyle... Her best time in the 50 freestyle came against Niagara with a time of 26.73 and her best 100 freestyle time of 56.32 came against St. Bonaventure... Her first attempt at the 500 freestyle at the Western NY invite with a time of 5:32.53 stood throughout the year... In the 200 IM Victoria Butler swam her best time during MAC Champs with a time of 2:06.80 and in the 400 IM with a time of 4:24.93
High School: Swam for head coach Joe Zwierzchowski at Clarence High School... Help lead the Red Devils to the state championship en route to earning All-America honors... Set four school records (200 medley relay, 200 IM, 200 free relay and 400 free relay).
Personal: Daughter of Bryan and Susan... Has a brother (Sean) and a sister (Alexandra)... Career goal is to be a physical therapist... Chose UB because of the athletic and academic programs... Favorite thing about Buffalo is the food.