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Kate Butters
Kate Butters
DOB25th Jul 1986
BirthplaceEastbourne
Height1.78 m (5' 10")
PositionSmall Forward
ClubUWIC Archers, WAL
Caps53
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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
07/07/2006
Ireland U20 Women
19



2

4
08/07/2006
Slovakia U20 Women
20



1

10
09/07/2006
Serbia & Montenegro U20 Women
13



2

2
11/07/2006
Belarus U20 Women
26



1

6
12/07/2006
Switzerland U20 Women
32



2

8
14/07/2006
Netherlands U20 Women
17



2

2
15/07/2006
Serbia & Montenegro U20 Women
21



1

5
16/07/2006
Slovakia U20 Women
36



3

13
Total Played 8 184
0
0
0
14
0
50
Averages
23
0
0
0
1.75
0
6.25
Competition Team Played Mins 2PT FG 3PT FG FT Reb PF Pts
2006 - FIBA U20 Women's European Championships
Great Britain Women U20
8
184



14

50
2006 Total

8
184



14

50
2006 averages


23
0
0
0
1.75
0
6.25
Total - U20 Women's European Championships

8
184



14

50
Total

8
184
0
0
0
14
0
50
Averages


23
0
0
0
1.75
0
6.25
A plus sign (+) in the played column denotes substitute appearance
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