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NAME: Nathan Butler
SCHOOL: Turpin High School
SPORT(S): Swimming
BIRTHDATE: 7-26-89
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6'2" – 175 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Anderson Township
PARENTS: Michael & Karla
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My grandparents & uncle."
FUTURE GOAL: "Make Olympic Trial cut; win 100 breast again this year."
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: This senior 8-time swimming All-American is already an Ohio state champion and will be defending his title in the 100 yd. breaststroke this season. He recently won this event in this year's SWO Coaches Classic. Nathan last season also finished 9th in Ohio in the 200 individual medley event. He already holds 9 school and pool records in his great career at Turpin. He has won numerous awards, including Conference Swimmer of the Year, 1st team all-conference (3 times), 1st team all-city (2 times) and last year was a USA national qualifier in the 100 meter breaststroke. When not swimming for the Spartans, Nathan swims for the Anderson Barracudas. Active in community service, Nathan is an outstanding student, a scholastic All-American and Magna Cum Laude in Latin. He will swim next year at the Northwestern University. His favorite athlete is Brett Favre, favorite entertainer is Will Ferrell and his most-like-to-meet is Brendan Hanson.

COACH'S QUOTE -- "Nathan excels in the pool and in the classroom. His tremendous natural talent combined with his hard work and dedication have made him successful in the pool." -- Rene Contino, Swimming Coach