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#9 - Antonio Butler
2008-09 Baseball
POS.
UT
B/T
R/R
YEAR
FR
HT.
6-1
WT.
165
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)
Gallatin, Tenn. (Gallatin HS)
MAJOR
Undeclared
Antonio Butler
2009: Had two hits or more in a game 12 times (Eight two-hit and four three-hit games). … Three-hit games were Stetson (3/21), at Fresno State (3/27), at Western Kentucky (4/1) and ETSU in first round of Atlantic Sun Tournament (5/23). ...Eighth in A-Sun overall in batting average with RBI opportunities (.444). ...Tied for eighth overall in A-Sun games only in batting average with RBI opportunities (.444). …Eight games with two or more RBI (six with two, one with three and one with four RBI). …Individual high four RBI at Western Kentucky (4/1). …Three RBI vs. USC Upstate (3/15). …Longest hitting streak of the season was seven games. …Third on team in sacrifice bunts (3) and tied for third in home runs (5). …Fourth on team in both RBI (30) and slugging percentage (.428). …Fifth on team in on base percentage (.353), runs scored (33) and total bases (71). ...First college hit was at Auburn (2/24) in his second game.

High School: Batted .356 with 14 RBI, three home runs and 27 stolen bases (2007). …Named Most Improved in baseball (2007). …Offensive Back MVP in football (2007). …Defensive Award in basketball (2007). …Lettered four years in baseball, basketball and football. …All-Region (two times). …All-District.

Personal: Sharon Parker, mother, and Janet Green, step-mother. …One sister. Lakesha Parker. …Chose Lipscomb because “the baseball program and the coaches are awesome”.