Savannah Butler
Savannah Butler
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Iowa City, Iowa
High School: Iowa City West
Position: Breaststroke

Freshman 2013-14
Part of the 200 medley relay (1:54.68) that finished sixth, took seventh in the 100 breaststroke (1:09.30) and sixth in the 200 breaststroke (2:30.74) at Columbia Nov. 9 … Came in sixth in the 100 breaststroke (1:08.50), ninth in the 200 breaststroke (2:30.95) and eleventh in the 200 IM (2:20.26) against Dartmouth and Cornell (Nov. 16) … Part of the 200 medley relay (1:49.88) that took fourth and placed fourth in the 100 breaststroke (1:07.69) at the MIT Invitational Dec. 6-7 … Participated in the 200 medley (1:53.92) and 100 fly (1:07.35) events in the home meet against Brown … Placed fifth in the 200 breaststroke at Penn (2:35.76) … Competed in the 200 medley relay, 100 breast and 200 breast events at HYP … Earned a top-10 spot in both the 200 breast (2:33.40) and the 200 IM (2:21.66) in the Virginia Tech Invite.

Before Harvard
Selected as captain as a senior and earned four varsity letters in swimming at Iowa City West High School ... Aided Iowa City West to an undefeated dual meet undefeated record ... Had a second-place finish at the state meet in 2012 ... Member of the sixth-place relay team at the state championships in 2011 ... Holds one individual and two relay school records ... First team All-State selection in 2012 ... Four-time All-Conference selection ... Consideration for All-American status as a senior ... On Iowa City West's Athletic Hall of Fame ...  Holds 13 individual club records and seven relay club team records .... Three-time Scholastic All-American ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... National Merit Finalist ... Academic All-Conference and All-State selection ... Hills Bank Youth Salute Leadership Program ... Kiwanis Club High School Honors day ... Valedictorian ...  Volunteered at Dance Marathon, Engineers Without Borders and Ronald McDonald ... Member of National Honor Society.