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Kate Butters
Kate Butters
DOB25th Jul 1986
BirthplaceEastbourne
Height1.78 m (5' 10")
PositionSmall Forward
ClubUWIC Archers, WAL
Caps53
Home Nation Caps
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International Career:

 In 2006 Butters played for both the Under-20 side and the senior line-up, where she made her Great Britain senior debut against Norway. However Kate previously had represented England at junior, Under-18, Under-20 and senior level. She also played for the GB Futures team at the 2009 World University Games in Belgrade where the team finished sixth, scoring a team-high 18 points in a victory over Chinese Taipei propelling the team into the quarter finals. 

Year by Year Stats:

 

PPG

RPG

APG

2011 EuroBasket Women Finals (Great Britain)

0

0

0

2008-9 European Division A (Great Britain)

1.2

0.5

0

20067-7 European Division B (Great Britain)

0.9

1.2

0.2

 

Club career: 

UWIC Archers (2009-),Nottingham Wildcats, UK (2004-9), London Towers, UK (2002-4), Hastings Arrows (2000-2)

Starting out as a junior at Hastings Arrows, Butters then moved onto London Towers for her senior debut in the English Basketball League before a five-season stint with Nottingham Wildcats, where she was named an All Star three times. She moved to UWIC Archers in 2009, helping the Cardiff-based club to the 2010 EBL Women’s Division 1 play-off title and the 2012 league title.

Year

Team

PPG

RPG

APG

2008-9

Nottingham Wildcats

19.0

6.8

2.9

2009-10

UWIC Archers

13.2

5.0

1.0

2010-11

UWCI Archers

13.0

5.9

0.6

 

 

Personal: 

Originally from Hastings in Sussex, Kate is a graduate of Loughborough University. She cites her sporting idol as double Olympic athletics gold medallist Kelly Holmes. 

Trivia:

 Kate turns 26 years old, two days before the start of the 2012 Olympic Games.

 
Date Opposition Mins 2PT FG 3PT FG FT Reb PF Pts
04/01/2009
Finland Women
1






07/01/2009
Bosnia & Herzegovina Women
10



1
5
2
10/01/2009
Romania Women







13/01/2009
Finland Women







16/01/2009
Bosnia & Herzegovina Women
4




1

19/01/2009
Romania Women







Total Played 6 15
0
0
0
1
6
2
Averages
2.5
0
0
0
0.17
1
0.33
Competition Team Played Mins 2PT FG 3PT FG FT Reb PF Pts
2009 - Eurobasket Women 2008
Great Britain Women
6
15



1
6
2
2009 Total

6
15



1
6
2
2009 averages


2.5
0
0
0
0.17
1
0.33
2008 - Eurobasket Women 2008
Great Britain Women
8
19



3
3
16
2008 Total

8
19



3
3
16
2008 averages


2.38
0
0
0
0.38
0.38
2
2007 - Women's EuroBasket
Great Britain Women
6
44



17
9
4
2007 Total

6
44



17
9
4
2007 averages


7.33
0
0
0
2.83
1.5
0.67
2006 - Women's EuroBasket
Great Britain Women
4
26



4
6
4
2006 Total

4
26



4
6
4
2006 averages


6.5
0
0
0
1
1.5
1
Total - EuroBasket Women 2015

14
34



4
9
18
Total - Women's EuroBasket

10
70



21
15
8
Total

24
104
0
0
0
25
24
26
Averages


4.33
0
0
0
1.04
1
1.08
A plus sign (+) in the played column denotes substitute appearance
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