Ryan Butler

Position Distance
Height 5'10''
Class Freshman
Hometown Highlands Ranch, Colo.
High School SkyView Academy


2019 OUTDOOR (Fr.)
Recorded a personal-best time of 15:51.91 in the 5,000-meter run at the 92nd Kansas Relays (4/17-20).

2019 INDOOR (Fr.)
Utilized redshirt season.

Eight-time letterwinner for head coach Dave Reese at SkyView Academy … Helped SkyView to conference titles in 2014, 2016 and 2017, two first-place finishes in the region (2014, 2017) and one second-place finish at the state meet (2017) … Named First Team All-Metro League, All-Region and All-State Honorable Mention in 2016 and 2017.

Son of Pat and Kelly Butler … Has three siblings; Ben, Paige and Joe … Brother, Ben, is a member of the Kansas track & field and cross country teams … Both parents attended KU, as well as one uncle and two aunts … Plans to major in mathematics and journalism.