Drew Butler
# 13
Punter - P
Height: 6-2  Weight: 203
Redshirt Sophomore
Previous Affiliations
   Peachtree Ridge
Previous Experience
  1L
Hometown
   Duluth, Ga.
Courtesy: UGA Sports Communications
Release: 01/11/2010
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Career Highs: 7 punts vs. No. 4 LSU in 2009
*Long punt of 75 yards at No. 9 Okla. St. in 2009
*3 punts downed inside the 20 at Arkansas in 2009.

2009: ed First Team All-America by Walter Camp, American Football Coaches, Football Writers Association of America and Sporting News
*Named All-SEC First Team by Associated Press, SEC Coaches, ESPN, Phil Steele, and Sporting News
*Selected to ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District team.
*Earned one of team’s Most Valuable Special Teams Player awards
*Tabbed midseason All-America first team selection by Sporting News and Phil Steele.
*Appeared in all 13 games punting 56 times for 2,691 yards for a national-best 48.1 yards per punt with 19 downed inside the 20.
*Twice named CollegeFootballPerformance.com Punter Performer of the Week: After Tenn. game where he punted six times for a 49.8 yd. avg. and after Arkansas game where he punted four times for a 55.3 yd. avg.
*Also earned CollegeFootballPerformance.com Honorable Mention Punter Performer of the Week five times: at Vanderbilt with five punts for a 47.0 yard average; vs. No. 4 LSU with seven punts for a 49.1 yard average; vs. No. 1 Florida with four punts for a 52.5 yard average; vs. No. 25 Auburn with five punts for a 47.4 yard average; at No. 9 Okla. St. with six punts for a 57.0 yard average including a career-long 75-yarder.
*Also served as the team’s holder on field goals and PATs.
*Punted three times for 106 yards in spring G-Day game.
*Athletic Director’s Honor Roll and Dean’s List for summer semester.
*Recipient of William C. Hartman, Jr., Scholarship.

2008: Appeared in three games making three punts
*Earned SEC Academic Honor Roll and Director’s Honor Roll distinction for fall semester
*Recorded career-long punt of 40 yards vs. No. 19 Michigan State in 2009 Capital One Bowl
*Made Bulldog debut with one punt for 38 yards and a touch back at S. Carolina

2007:  Redshirted

High School: Peachtree Ridge, coached by Blair Armstrong...2006 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class AAAAA All- State first team...Class AAAAA All-State first team by the Georgia Sports Writers Association...Scout.com No. 9 punter in the nation...named Gwinnett County Player of the Month in September of 2005...the son of former Georgia standout kicker Kevin Butler...as a junior, averaged 40 yards per punt and recorded a long of 63 yards...had 13 punts inside the 20...also played varsity golf...honors student with a 3.9 GPA.

Personal: 
DREW BUTLER;  Born: May 10, 1989;  Major: Pre-Journalism.

Punts








Year

Punts

Yards

Avg.

In 20

50+

BL

LG

2008

3

107

35.7

1

0

0

40 MSU

2009 56 2,691 48.1 19 24 0 75 OSU

Total

59

2,798

47.4

20

24

0

75 OSU

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