BUTCHER, JADE

JADE BUTCHER

Inducted:  June 23, 2007 in Bloomington, IN

Date of Birth:  May 4, 1947

High School Attended:  Bloomington              Graduated:  1966

High School Honors:  All-State Honorable Mention 1964; All-State First Team 1965-1966; Parade Magazine All-American 1965. 

College Attended:  Indiana University             Graduated:  1972

College Honors:  All-American 1969; All-Big 10 1968-1969; played in North-South All-Star Game and Hula Bowl All-Star Game; played in 1968 Rose Bowl Game; finished 1969 season with 37 receptions for 552 yards and 10 touchdowns; led IU in receiving in 1967 and 1968; finished career with 117 receptions 1,810 yards.

Professional Athletic Background:  Drafted in 6th round by Atlanta Falcons.

Special Recognition:  Inducted into the Indiana University Athletic Hall of Fame in 1988; now retired.

Family:  Wife, Gail Ann

(Updated 3-2011)

Butcher, Jade