2011 PIAA Quarter Finalist







Swimming and Diving

Butler 9 State College 0
Butler 4 Central Catholic 2
Butler 4 Bethel Park 3



2014 WPIAL


2014 Section

Butler - 3 Seneca Valley - 0

2013 Golden Tornado Highlight

Butler Jr.High - 51 Fox Chapel - 32
Varsity Wrestling Coach Scott Stoner
"Our feeder system has been the key to our success,""Donnie Geibel has done a great job with the junior high."

Academics over...

2011 WPIAL

Butler - 11 Hampton - 8

Butler - 51 Shaler - 50

"She's an extremely talented young lady and we're proud of her."
-Butler cheerleading coach
Lindsay Hasychak

Butler - 7 Seneca Valley - 3

Butler Area Ultimate Frisbee...

" Now I'm doing what I've dreamed about doing my whole life: playing pro soccer."
- former Butler High soccer player Meghan Schnur

There's only one thing left to do: turn pro.
U.S. National Team member
All-Section, All-WPIAL, All-State, All-Region, All-America, National All-America, McDonald’s All-America and Parade All-America at Butler HS … Named the Gatorade Pennsylvania Player of the Year as well as the Pennsylvania State Player of the Year

" I take pride in the fact
I earned it all myself
and paid for it by myself."

Butler’s Calhoun seeks national title


Butler Invitational Results...

"She is a miracle in progress,".... "She wants to play ball again."

Related District and State Associations
www.piaa.org and www.wpial.com


Winter Sports
1st Practice/Tryouts

“I like our chances of winning more than 20 games
and contending for an NCAA Tournament berth."

2010 Grad Olivia Bresnahan

Butler 4 Bethel Park 3

Butler 2 Seneca Valley 1 OT

Butler 42 Shaler 7

“He's mentally tough. He lines up his putts, reads the greens well and sinks them. Nic is a well-mannered kid, very respectful and coachable.”
-Varsity Head Coach Travis Shingleton

Butler 31 Baldwin 21

29 carries 276 yards

Butler 174 Kiski Area 209

207* Shaler 207
*Sudden death playoff win

Butler won the sudden death playoff
with stellar performance (36's)
by senior Gabe Baroffio and sophomore Nic Leone.

Butler graduate returns from 2014 World Series

“ It's a big step for our program. It's been a while since we beat Seneca,” Coach Lew Liparulo

The Golden Tornado have bounced back from a two-win season in 2013 to an 8-2 overall record and a perfect 5-0 section mark in 2014.


#1 at NA

- 126 Shaler - 24

Butler - 82 Shaler - 68

Butler 5, Shaler 0
Brock Hinton and Tony Santilo won 7-6 in the third set to complete the sweep of the Titans.
Singles: 1-A.J. May (B) def. Brian Jockel 6-0, 6-1; 2-Henry May (B) def. Chris Seifried 6-1, 6-0; 3-Devin Fitz (B) def. Sean Funfar 6-0, 6-1
Doubles: 1-Ethan Turner-Troy Bell (B) def. Adam Bleil-Nick Buckshaw 7-5, 6-2;
2-Tony Santilo-Brock Hinton (B) def. Mike Tremel-Jack Magoun 6-0, 5-7, 7-6.

Butler - 11 Pine Richland - 5

Butler - 2 Knoch - 1

Butler 3 Shaler 0
The Golden Tornado (3-0, 2-0) defeated the Titans 27-25, 25-20, 25-22 as Andrew Paterno had 33 assists, Matt Huey and Matt Rudski 15 kills each.

Butler - 5 Seneca Valley - 0
A.J. May pulled out the first set of his singles match against Patrick O'Connor of Seneca Valley, 7-6, before taking care of his foe in the second set to help Butler to a 5-0 win over the Raiders in high school tennis. Butler is now 4-4.
Singles: A.J. May (B) d. Patrick O'Connor 7-6, 6-0; Henry May (B) d. Michael Garczynski 6-2, 6-2; Devin Fitz (B) d. Michael Baxa 6-0, 6-1
Doubles: Cam Sedwick-Troy Bell (B) d. Sean Yanez-Eric Abbott 6-3, 6-4; Tony Santilo-Ethan Turner (B) d. Alex Garczynski-Jacob Yankel 6-4, 6-1

Butler - 7 Woodland Hills - 1

Butler 97 Pine Richland 53
Butler 103 Fox Chapel 47
Kaylynn Callihan won the shot put and discus
against Pine-Richland and Fox Chapel
for the Golden Tornado.
Butler 107 Pine Richland 43
Butler 81 Fox Chapel 69
On the boys’ side, Butler defeated the Rams 107-43 and the Foxes 81-69. Nick Peterson won the pole vault with an effort of 13 feet for the Golden Tornado.

Butler 3 Latrobe 2
Butler opened its season with a 3-2 victory
over visiting Latrobe by scores of
26-24, 23-25, 25-27, 25-16 and 15-11.

Gabe Baroffio tallied 26 assists in the victory, Keenan Krause 15 passes, Matt Huey 18 kills and seven blocks and Matt Rudzki 17 kills.

Butler 3 North Hills 0

Matt Huey had 12 kills as the Butler boys volleyball team swept North Hills 25-16, 25-17, 25-15 .
Adam Paterno added 21 assists for the Golden Tornado (2-0, 1-0), which also swept the junior varsity match
25-20, 25-11.

Butler 19 Allderdice 8
Mya Reese and Megan Crawford both scored four times in leading Butler to a 19-8
victory over Allderdice.

Reanna Everton and Abbey Murdick both had three goals, Morgan Kappler scored twice and Michelle Reismeyer, Kayla Widenhofer and
Lindsay Walters all scored once.

“He's worked awfully hard and has been instrumental in changing the direction of the program,”

Defending a State Championship

the boys as well...

Butler - 6 Pittsburgh Central - 5 (OT)

Claire Weiland to States...

Butler Wrestlers down undefeated Plum...
Butler - 33 Plum - 20

" Katresa Savisky...loves to compete...loves to play defense...plays with such high energy."
- Point Park Coach Tony Grenek

“The boys team could be ready to make a strong run at the regional and state level. The team is deep, has experience and a definite leader.”
- Butler Varsity Bowling coach Bob Cupp

Butler - 4 Seneca Valley - 3

Butler - 5 State College - 3

Playoff Bound
Butler - 4 Hampton - 3(OT)

1 North Allegheny 0 (OT)

3 Fox Chapel 2

Butler - 3 Seneca Valley - 2

Butler - 38 Shaler - 27

Butler 1 Hopewell 0

Butler 201, North Allegheny 206
Golden Tornado victorious over
previously undefeated North Allegheny.
Tom Dimun's 36 led the way while Gabe Baroffio shot 39 and Luke Tomasovic 41.

Golden Tornado
Scholarship History

“She's a sweetheart, a great kid and an ideal student, I'm so proud of her.”
- Superintendent
Dr. Michael Strutt

Butler - 16 Hempfield - 13

Butler Grad doing well
at California State University

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Parents of BASD student athletes...
Athletic Training
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Golden Tornado Foundation


Tornado Cheerleaders
7th at National Event

“I have that Butler work ethic,”

“The record was an individual thing.
I definitely wanted it. But I wanted to win first"

Girl's Lacrosse...

WPIALClass AAA and AA Championships
Ben Porter (20th, 16:44)
Wayne Dailey (33rd, 17:12)
advanced to the state championship


Cole Baxter
Unblemished 42-0

"Olivia's work ethic is second to none,"
-Duquesne Head Coach Dan Burt

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