Series finale at 12 p.m. PT Sunday, not on TV
Final game of series at Noon PT on Sunday
Wear pink for Strikeout Cancer doubleheader Saturday, get $5 admission
March 3, 2013
Posted a best two hits, one run scored and one RBI against Portland State on Feb. 23. Primarily used as a pinch hitter and pinch runner. Scored 12 runs as a pinch runner by the end of the regular season, four of those coming in Pac-12 games against ranked opponents.
A product of Blanchet Catholic High School, Butterfield is a three-year starter for head coach Matt Arnold. She is a two-time First Team All-State honoree, All Mid-Valley Team selection and PacWest Conference Player of the Year. Butterfield opened her high school career being named Second Team All-State and has earned First Team All-Conference honors each of the past three years.
The 2010 Oregon Female Athlete of the Year, Butterfield has stolen 105 bases and has hit over a .670 clip the past two seasons.
Butterfield played club ball for American Pastime Gold based out of Upland, Calif., for coach Larry Farnworth. She helped her team to appearances at the ASA Qualifier, Colorado Fireworks Tournament and the 2011 ASA National Championships as well as a top-four finish at the Champion's Cup.
An exploratory major, Butterfield is the daughter of Patrick and Melanie Butterfield. She has two sisters, Kaitie and Lauren. Her full name is Alyson Lynn Butterfield. Butterfield also played volleyball and cheerleading for one year in high school. Her hobbies include shopping and hanging out with friends and family.