PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Played for two seasons at Georgia Tech ... Hit .233 with six RBIs in 31 games as a freshman ... Hit .267 with one home run and three RBIs in 25 games as a sophomore ... Member of the ACC Academic Honor Roll in 2011.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for four seasons at the Darlington School in Rome, Ga. ... Rome Tribune Co-Player of the Year as a junior in 2009 ... Also named Region Player of the Year and Georgia Dugout Club All-State as a junior ... Earned All-Region and All-State honors as a senior in 2010, hitting .530 with 10 home runs and 32 RBI ... Also an All-State football player for the Tigers.
PERSONAL: Born Chase Butler on September 23, 1991, in Rome, Ga., his hometown ... Son of Rhett and Lisa Butler ... Majoring in economics ... Lists Josh Hamilton and Ray Lewis as favorite sports personalities.