2011 PIAA Quarter Finalist


Baseball schedule/results
Butler - 7 Woodland Hills - 1
Butler - 2 Knoch - 1
Butler - 5 Ellwood City - 1
Butler - 2 New Castle - 1 more...
Butler - 2 North Allegheny - 1
Butler - 1 Fox Chapel - 0 more...
Butler - 10 Seneca Valley - 9

Softball schedule/results
Butler - 11 Pine Richland - 5
Butler - 10 Fox Chapel - 1 more...

Butler - 5 Shaler - 0

Butler 3 Latrobe 2
Butler 3 North Hills 0
Butler 3 Shaler 0
Butler 3 Pine Richland 1
Butler 3 Seneca Valley 1

Butler 97 Pine Richland 53
Butler 103 Fox Chapel 47

Butler 82 Shaler 68
Butler 91 North Hills 59 more...

Butler 107 Pine Richland 43
Butler 81 Fox Chapel 69
Butler 126 Shaler 24

Butler 107 North Hills 43 more...

Butler - 14 Erie McDowell - 13 more...



Butler 19 Allderdice 8
Butler - 11 Hampton - 8

2011 WPIAL


Butler Invitational Results...

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."

Butler Junior High "GT" Wrestling team wins the Norwin Duals ...more

Kent State bound...

2011 WPIAL Team Duals...

Butler Junior High wins North Allegheny 2011 Tournament ...

2010-2011 Goldent Tornado Hockey
Butler - 7 Seneca Valley - 3

Butler Area Ultimate Frisbee...


Coaches Reports...

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

Tornado Girls Volleyball Tournment Champions

JV Shaler Tournament Champions

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

Butler cheerleaders 15th in UCAevent
ORLANDO, Fla. — Butler's varsity cheerleaders finished 15th at the Universal Cheerleading Association National High School Championships.
The Golden Tornado earned a bye into the finals by finishing among the top two in their division.

Butler Junior High Wrestling

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

Butler - 7 Seneca Valley - 3

Post Gazette: Butler figures to be a factor at WPIAL cross country meet...

Butler - 54 University City HS - 37
Surf and Slam Tournament
San Diego California

Butler - 62 Mission Bay - 49

" She scores. She's mobile. She rebounds. There's not much more you can expect from her."...Mercyhurst College Head Coach Deanna Richard

Golden Tornado Grad Amy Achesinski

Playing at Butler helped Fleeger prepare for the rigors of college basketball...

" 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

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

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

Butler - 2 North Allegheny - 1

- 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 - 11 Hampton - 8

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.

“I have that Butler work ethic,”

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

“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)

On to PIAA Championships

Academics over...

Claire Weiland to States...

GT Junior High Wrestlers
#1 at NA

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

Butler - 51 Shaler - 50

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

2013 Golden Tornado Highlight

Butler - 56 South Park - 48...

" 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

Butler’s Calhoun seeks national title

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

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Butler Area School District Notification...


Parents of BASD student athletes...
Athletic Training
ImPACT Concussion testing
ImPACT info for Parent...
ImPACT Consent Form...

Golden Tornado Foundation

6-foot-2 senior hitter
Becky Smith
has been named to the all-state team by the Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association

PIAA State Championships


Tornado Cheerleaders
7th at National Event

U.S. Tennis Association

USTA Winter National Championships

Evan Kowalski
Section Champion

Olivia Bresnahan had 22 points to give her 1,012 for her career as the Golden Tornado won beating Chartiers Valley, 59-49.

Bresnahan was recruited
by more than 100 schools

" He's a tough kid who gives us a big, strong presence inside."- SRU Head Basketball Coach Kevin Reynolds

Butler High Grad Jade Burka

Butler grad lands spot
on national soccer squad

"The Olympics are a goal of any little kid who starts kicking a soccer ball around." -Meghan Schnur.

Butler grad proud of his

achievements as PSU LB

2003 Butler Grad
Jake Cuffman

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

Butler grad breaks CMU record
Butler graduate Molly Evans, Carnegie Mellon University
-3 event wins
-2 NCAA Division III
provisional qualifying times
-1 school record.
University Athletic Association Women's Swimming Athlete of the Week





































































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