Jon Butcher
    Jon Butcher


    Toledo, Ohio

    High School:
    Sylvania Northview HS

    400m Hurdles

    2007: Clocked a season-best time of 58.34 in the 400-meter hurdles at the Colorado College Invitational...competed in the 400-meter dash during the indoor season... recorded a season-best time of 54.26 at the Air Force Invitational.

    2005-06: Did not compete for the track team...was a member of the Air Force football team.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Finished fifth at the Ohio Regional...served as captain of the track team...member of the soccer and swim teams...graduated with academic honors...involved in Not U'er Typical Sylvania Adventure Club...Eagle Scout.

    PERSONAL: Son of Bruce and Diane Butcher...has two brothers, Bret (26) and Jake (20)...majoring in systems engineering (mechanical)...plans on being involved in foreign politics after graduation...hobbies include surfing and skiing...spent a year doing missionary work in New Zealand and China for the "Youth With A Mission" program...attended Ohio State for the spring quarter before returning to the Academy.

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