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Damon Butler Download PDF
NAME: Damon Butler
SCHOOL: North College Hill High School
SPORT(S): Basketball
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: "Winning 3 state championships."
BIRTHDATE: 10-23-88
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'10" – 160 lbs.
RESIDENCE: North College Hill
PARENTS: Damon Almer & Patrice Butler
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: "My mom & dad."
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: This talented senior McDonalds All-American nominee for the Trojans is a 1,000+ point career scorer and has been part of three straight Ohio Div. III championship teams. His big games this year include scoring 41 vs. Purcell Marian, 31 vs. Louisville Ballard, 29 vs. Seven Hills, 27 vs. Western Hills, and 26 vs. Woodward. One of his biggest shots ever was last year in the state semi-finals when he hit a last-second 3-pointer in overtime to beat Wheelersburg. Damon as a junior was named MVP of the state tournament, Cincinnati Div. III Player of the Year and 3rd team all- state. He averaged 20 points a game last year. Named 1st team SWO District this year, Damon plans to play at the next level but has not yet selected a college. His favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant, favorite entertainer is Juelz Santana, favorite movie is Boyz in the Hood and favorite book is The Outsiders.

COACH'S QUOTE -- "Damon is a young man who doesn't have many words, but does all his talking through his action; he has improved from a freshman starter to a varsity man; where he started as a boy he is now a man."
-- Jamie Mahaffey, Basketball Coach