Rhett Butler
Rhett Butler
Height: 6-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
High School: Bishop Kenny


CC 5K    High School 2014     16:47.79
CC 8K Southeast Regionals  2017       26:19.9 
Half Marathon    Kiawah Island 2014         1:27:17


  • SAA Honorable Mention
  • All-SAA Sportsmanship Team 
  • Competed in six races
  • Broke his previous season personal best twice
  • Finished with a PR 26:19.9 at the Southeast Regional Championships


  • Competed in seven races, setting two personal records
  • Ran the 8k at the Greater Louisville Classic in 27:42.0
  • Set a personal record at the Berry Invitational in the 8k, clocking a 27:23.8


  • Competed in six races this season.
  • Placed 21st at hte Emory Dual 4 Mile with a time of 22:48 (9/1).
  • Finished 29th with a time of 39:54 at the Big Peach Sizzler 10K (9/7).
  • Ran a 29:08 at the UNG Invitational 8K (9/19).
  • Set a personal record with a time of 27:45.08 at the Greater Louisville Classic 8K (10/3).
  • Competed in the SAA Championships and finished with a time of 31:05 (10/31).


  •  Competed in all 8K races.
  • Ran his first 8K at the Clara Bowl (8/31), clocking in at 30:47.
  • Posted a personal best at the Rhodes Invitational, running 30:27.
  • Ran his CC 8K PR at the SAA Cross Country Championships (11/2), posting a 30:21.
  • Competed in the Kiawah Island Half-Marathon (12/14), clocking in at 1:27:17 for a 58th place finish.

High School:

  • Attended Bishop Kenny High School in Jacksonville, Florida.
  •  Lettered in cross country and track.
  • Crusader Award recipient.
  • Participated in the state, regional and district meets.
  • Ran at the Pre-State Meet at Florida State University.
  • Has a 5K PR of 16:47.
  • Scholar-athlete.
  • Member of National Honor Society, Tri-M Music honor Society and French Honor Society. 


  • Parents: Mireille and Christopher Butler
  • Major: Biochemistry