Alexandra Butera
Alexandra  Butera

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Havertown, Pa.

High School:
Haverford

Height:
5-3

Event:
Diving

Birthdate:
10/01/1994

Club:
West Chester Diving


08/06/2014

UConn Places 180 Student-Athletes On American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team

UConn had student-athletes honored in each varsity sport The American sponsors

08/06/2014

UConn Places 180 Student-Athletes On American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team

UConn had student-athletes honored in each varsity sport The American sponsors

03/11/2014

Husky Divers Complete Day Two Of The Zone Championships

Taryn Urbanus placed fifth in the 3-meter final on day two of the Zone A Diving Championships

03/10/2014

Husky Divers Wrap Up Day One Of The Zone Championships

Sophomores John Brice and Taryn Urbanus both place in the finals of Monday's events

03/10/2014

Husky Divers Wrap Up Day One Of The Zone Championships

Sophomores John Brice and Taryn Urbanus both place in the finals of Monday's events

At UConn: Competed in the 2016 NCAA Diving Championships, placing sixth in 3-meter and seventh in 1-meter at Zone A Meet...Selected All-Conference in junior season...Returned to the NCAA Zone A Meet as a sophomore, competing in both the 1 and 3-meter at the event… Made the finals and earned 11th place in both events at the Zone Meet… Earned the 2015 UConn Diver Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award… Named the American Athletic Conference Female Diver of the Week (Feb. 3, 2015) … Placed fifth (290.15) in the 3-meter final at the 2015 Conference Meet and was seventh in the 1-meter with a score of 245.75.

Achievements: All-State and All-American while at Haverford... Was captain of her team... Inductee of Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame... USA National and zone qualifier... Regional qualifier.

Personal: Born Oct. 1, 1994... Daughter of Louis and Michelle Butera... Has one sister named Olivia (16)... Digital advertising Major.

Why UConn: "I chose UConn because I feel as though I can grow here academically and as an athlete."