2010-11 Swimming & Diving
Danielle Butler
Danielle Butler
Danielle Butler

CLASSJr.
EVENTSFly/Back
HOMETOWNOrangeburg, N.Y.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLSt. Bonaventure

As A Senior (2011-12)
Earned CCSA All-Conference honors with a first and second place finish in the 200 and 100 fly and as part of the 400-medley relay team, setting a new CCSA meet record with a time of 3:41.11 … Also placed 15th in the 100 back at the CCSAs with a time of 59.05 … Had a season-best time of 25.67 in the 50 fly at the CCSAs … also posted a season-best time in the 100 back at the 2011 Georgia Tech Invite (Nov. 18) with a time of 58.24 … also posted a time of 55.44 in the 100 fly and a 2:02.50 in the 200 fly at the 2011 Georgia Tech Invite (Nov. 18) … swam the fly portion of the medley relays for the Eagles.

As A Junior (2010-11)
Earned CCSA All-Conference honors with a second place finish in the 100 fly and as part of both first place medley relay teams at the conference championship … swam a season-best time in the 50 free at the All-Florida Invite (Oct. 10) with a time of 25.86 … also posted a season-best time in the 100 back at the 2010 Georgia Tech Invite (Nov. 19) with a time of 59.15 … placed second in the 100 fly with a season-fastest time of 55.92 at the CCSA Championship (Feb. 17) … her 100 fly time is now the second fastest on FGCU’s top times list … posted a season-best time of 2:04.83 in the 200 fly in the preliminary round of the championship as well.

Summer (2010)
Competed in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2010 ConocoPhillips USA Swimming National Championships in Irvine, Calif., and finished in 55th place out of 142 swimmers with a time of 1:02.24

As A Sophomore (2009-10)
Was an All-Conference performer at the league meet ... part of the third place 200 medley relay team that finished third at FIU (Oct. 24) … also took third place in the 100 fly with a time of 59.85 at FIU … swam for a second-place finish (2:09.60) in the 200 fly at FAU and Tampa (Oct. 30) … also grabbed the second spot in the 100 fly with a time of 59.53 at the tri-meet … clocked in at 57.76 in the 200 fly ‘A’ final at the Miami Invitational (Dec. 5) … won a gold medal in the 200-yard fly (2:03.37) at the CCSA Championship (Feb. 18) and landed second on the FGCU top performers list … finished third in the 100-yard fly (56.10) at the Championship, which is good for second on the top times list … her time of 59.16 in the 100 back at the conference championship is good for seventh on the top FGCU performers list.

Previous Institution
Transferred from St. Bonaventure University ... attended Tappan Zee High School in Orangeburg, N.Y. ... graduate in 2008 ... swam for coach Dan Rafferty.

Personal
Daughter of Thomas and Karen Butler … born June 29, 1990 … has one sister Maegan (20) who is a diver at FGCU, transfer in 2011 … her uncle, Brian Sweeney, pitches for the Seattle Mariners … communication and philosophy major … favorite sport to watch is baseball ... favorite author is James Patterson ... chose FGCU because of the coaching staff and her teammates.

Top Times
50 Free – 25.86 – 2010 All-Florida Invite
100 Back – 58.77 0 2011 CCSA
200 Back – 2:15.18 – 2010 All-Florida Invite
100 Fly – 55.92 – 2011 CCSA
200 Fly – 2:03.37 – 2010 CCSA
200 IM – 2:11.74 – 2010 Georgia Tech