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Rebecca Butler
Position: Backstroke/Individual Medley
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Orange, N.J.
High School: West Orange High School

Junior (2013-14): Against Cornell and Harvard, she finished sixth in the 100 breast (1:08.50) and seventh in the 200 IM (2:12.93) … improved to a 2:07.46 in the 200 IM at the Big Al Invitational … was also eighth in the 400 IM (4:37.04), 13th in the 100 back (58.88) and 17th in the 200 back (2:05.74) … she swam a 2:14.29 in the 200 fly to take seventh and a 59.92 in the 100 fly to finish third against Columbia … at the Ivy League Championships, she finished 30th in the 200 IM (2:07.68), 23rd in the 400 IM (4:30.30) and 27th in the 200 back (2:05.45).

Sophomore (2012-13): Set two Dartmouth records at the Ivy League Championships … placed 12th in the 400 IM (4:22.68) and 18th in the 200 IM (2:04.15) ... finished third in the 200 IM (2:10.85) against Columbia … won the 200 IM (2:10.86) against Vermont … finished second in the 200 IM (2:09.74) at the Cornell/Harvard Ivy Tri-Meet. 

Freshman (2011-12): Outstanding freshman campaign ... set a Dartmouth record in the 400 IM at the Ivy League Championships with a time of 4:23.96 and finished in 10th place ... 18th in the 200 back at the Ivy League Championships (2:04.27) ... won the 400 IM (4:34.86) and the 200 IM at the Dartmouth Invitational.

Before Dartmouth: Four-year letterwinner at West Orange High School ... captain ... school record holder in six individual events and two relays ... First Team All-Conference in the 200 IM and 100 back ... Honor Roll ... club team top -10 all strokes … Cougar Aquatic Squad won the N.J. Junior Olympics 2011 ... two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American ... Essex County Athletic Directors' Association Scholar Athlete ... National Merit Finalist ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... member of six honor societies. 

Personal: Daughter of John and Roberta Butler ... has one sister ... former dance competitor at the national level.

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