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ASHTON BUTLER

Player profile

year
Junior
hometown
Nassau, Bahamas
high school
Bolles

BIO:

PERFORMANCE RESULTS

Brings depth and talent to the horizontal jumps group in his second season of competition with the Seminoles…advanced to the ACC Outdoor Championship finals in the long jump and qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary in the triple jump…owns career-best of 15.30m (50-2.50) in the triple jump.

2016:

Competed in seven outdoor meets for the Seminoles including the ACC and NCAA East Preliminary meets…contributed an eighth-place long jump finish at home in the ACC Championships with a wind-aided leap of 7.39m (24-3); missed triple jump finals by the narrowest of margins…finished second at the FSU Relays in the triple jump with his lifetime-best (15.30m)…saw action five times indoors, including the ACC Championships where he was 11th in the triple jump…top mark of his first season came at Razorback Invitational (14.73m).

Personal:

Graduate of the Bolles School in Jacksonville, where he began his career as a baseball standout before an injury prompted his move to track & field…required to sit out his first year (2014-15) at FSU…a native of the Bahamas who represented his country and the junior level in the jumps.