8  Matt Butler
Matt Butler
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wolverhampton, England

High School:
Ounsdale

Height:
6-1

Position:
MF

Experience:
1L

2009 (Junior): Started in 16 straight games before suffering a season-ending injury...had three goals and three asists for a total of nine points...tallied goals against SMU, VMI and Ohio Valley University...had the game winning assist against the University of Charleston...was named to the All Conference USA Third-Team.

Prior to Marshall: Most recently played for Floreat Athena in the Western Australia State League for one year...before that was a member of Waikato FC of the New Zealand National League...a captain of Ounsdale HS in England from 1997-2002 and led his team the the county cup twice. Represented the Brierley Hill and Dudley District FA team, winning four league titles and three cups in five years...from ages 10-12, played for Walsall FC academy then signed for Wolverhapton Wanderers FC academy, spending five years there.

Personal: Son of Eddie and Jacqueline Butler...one older sister, Michelle...plans to major in business finance