Seamus Butler
Seamus Butler
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Waltham, Mass.
High School: Waltham
Events: Sprint Free, Breast

Athletic Honors

  • 2018-19 Captain

Academic Honors

  • 2017-18 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • Fall 2017 NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • 2016-17 D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • 2016-17 NE10 Academic All-Conference
  • Spring 2017 NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Fall 2016 NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Spring 2016 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
  • Fall 2015 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll

As a Junior

  • Won 5 events, including 4 relays
  • Helped 400 medley relay foursome set school record (3:39.59, 11/17/17)
  • Fastest 50 freestyle: 23.29 at North Country Invitational, 11/17/17
  • Fastest 100 breaststroke: 1:03.62 at North Country Invitational, 11/17/17
  • Fastest 200 breaststroke: 2:29.17 at North Country Invitational, 11/18/17
  • Competed in 4 meets before studying abroad during spring semester

As a Sophomore

  • Won 8 events, including 6 relays
  • Fastest 50 freestyle: 22.87 at NE10 Championship, 2/17/17
  • Fastest 100 breaststroke: 1:02.74 at NE10 Championship, 2/18/17
  • Fastest 200 breaststroke: 2:29.79 at NE10 Championship, 2/19/17

As a Freshman

  • Won 1 event, as part of a relay
  • Fastest 50 freestyle: 23.82 at NE10 Championship, 2/5/16
  • Fastest 100 breaststroke: 1:05.08 at NE10 Championship, 2/6/16
  • Fastest 200 breaststroke: 2:33.38 at NE10 Championship, 2/7/16

High School: Competed in swimming & diving at Waltham High School ... captained the team as a senior ... Rookie of the Year Award recipient for the team ... earned the 110% Award as a sophomore ... had memberships in the National Honor Society, wind ensemble, jazz band, show band and the Italian Club ... John Philips Sousa Band Award winner ... swam for Waltham Boys & Girls Club team.

Personal: Seamus Robert Butler ... son of Robert and Lisa Butler ... majoring in English with minors in music and environmental studies ... Dean's List student-athlete ... member of Honors Program at Saint Michael's ... member of Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and Purple Knight Leadership Academy (PKLA) ... Orientation leader ... inducted into Chi Alpha Sigma, national college athlete honor society ... studied abroad in Ireland in spring 2018 ... plays in Saint Michael's Concert Band and Jazz Band ... brother, Ryan '17, also competed on the Saint Michael's men's swimming & diving team.