Campus News · Sports

Offensive firepower leads to 4-game sweep of Hesston College

Bryce Hirayama Student Sports Media The Butler baseball team swept Hesston College in a four-game series, spanning from Thursday to Saturday, April 11-13 with two games at home and two away. In the first game of a double header, Butler won at home with a score of 10-8. Butler started off strong with two home… Continue reading Offensive firepower leads to 4-game sweep of Hesston College

Campus News · Sports

Historic season comes to an end

Raymond Hoare Student Sports Media The 2018-19 women’s basketball season is now in the books. Looking back, the Grizzlies excelled as they finished 28-5 overall and 18-4 in the Jayhawk Conference. This season, they were undefeated at home at 14-0. Overall, the Grizzlies have been undefeated at home since Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 standing at… Continue reading Historic season comes to an end

Campus News · Sports

Baseball loses in extra innings to Neosho

Bryce Hirayama Student Sports Media Late game heroics were not enough in Butler Community College’s game against the Neosho County Panthers, as they lost 4-3 in 11 innings. The Grizzlies finished with nine hits and two errors in their loss. The first few innings may have been scoreless, but there was no short of highlight… Continue reading Baseball loses in extra innings to Neosho

Campus News · Sports

Hunter challenges team with spring schedule

Emmie Boese Lantern Staff The Grizzlies played their first two weeks in their annual Spring league. This league is made up of mostly local games and one out of state team. Cowley Community College, Emporia State, Newman, Friends, Tabor, Barton Community College and Northwest Missouri are teams in the league. The Butler Woman’s Soccer team… Continue reading Hunter challenges team with spring schedule

Campus News · Feature · Sports

Wright emerges into success

Emmie Boese Lantern Staff Sophomore Tavarius Wright, business major from Memphis, Tennessee, begins the end of his Butler career by becoming a national champion and breaking a record. Wright recently became the national champion in the 60m dash, as well as breaking the school record in this event. Wright set the record with an event… Continue reading Wright emerges into success

Campus News · Sports

Softball success continues to begin 2019 season

Matthew Will Sports Editor For the seventh consecutive year, Butler’s softball team started the season with two wins on opening day. On Wednesday, Feb. 13, the fourth-ranked Grizzlies defeated the Oklahoma Wesleyan Eagles, 8-1 and 12-1. Sophomore Megan Johnson took the mound for the Grizzlies in game one. Johnson would face 15 hitters in four… Continue reading Softball success continues to begin 2019 season

Campus News · Sports

Gowan’s two picks help rout the Greyhounds

Tyler Godwin Student Sports Media The Grizzly defense set a school record on Saturday, Oct 20, with seven interceptions in a 35-14 road victory over the Fort Scott Greyhounds. Butler came up with five interceptions in the second half, with sophomore cornerback Tay Gowan returning one for a pick-six to open up the third quarter.… Continue reading Gowan’s two picks help rout the Greyhounds

Review

‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ a “monstrous” mess

Joseph Washington Student Sports Media Butler Community College announced that six members of the woman’s soccer team have signed to play at a four year level. The 2018 class won two KJCCC conference championships and then pushed through to two NJCAA national tournament appearances. Amazingly, they had a record of 36 wins, 8 losses and… Continue reading ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ a “monstrous” mess

Campus News · Sports

Grizzlies baseball continues to take their season to another level

Taylor Garcia Student Sports Media Butler Grizzlies baseball continues to succeed with their season. On Thursday, March 8, Garden City traveled to Butler for a double-header. Butler took a victory sweep, winning 5-4 in the first game, and 12-11 in the second, this time in extra innings. Sophomore Alex Brough had both a home run… Continue reading Grizzlies baseball continues to take their season to another level