Spencer Butt
    Spencer Butt


    Sterling, Va.

    High School:
    Potomac Falls



    At AFA: Reached the consolation finals of the 200 breaststroke at the 2008 MWC Championships ... named to MWC All-Academic team in 2006 and 2008.

    High School: Four-year letterwinner in swimming at Potomac Falls HS ... coached by Holly Ward ... helped swim team to four district championships ... swam for the AVST swim team, coached by Eric Moore ... National Honor Society member.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 4 ... son of Arthur and Deborah Butt ... has three younger siblings, Alex (20), Meghan (18) and Nicole (18) ... majoring in math ... future plans are to be a "super scientist" ... favorite food is tacos ... what is on his iPod: Wolf Parade, The Flaming Lips, Ben Folds and Andrew W.K. ... favorite movie is The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou ... biggest influence on his sports career has been Eric Moore, because "he taught me how to be an athlete and what it takes to succeed in swimming" ... something not many people know about him is that he is a business owner ... favorite quote: "Aim careful, and look the devil in the eye."

    Inside Men's Swimming