Joined the squad in January
North Dakota State College of Science: Played defensive line for Chuck Parsons at North Dakota State College of Science where he earned first team all-conference honors after multiple double-digit tackle games.
High School: Played for Merril Pavlivoch at Delano Senior High School where he earned all-conference honors as both a junior and senior. Was a AAA athlete in high school and was a member of WAR (Western Alliance Rugby) which won the state championship his senior season.
Personal: Communications major. He is the son of Kary and Chantelle Butcher.