High School: Was a four-year letterwinner at A.C. Reynolds High School... Named to the All-Northwestern Conference team in cross country from 2006-08... Posted a career-best time of 20:03 in the 5K cross country event... Also participated in track and field... Ran a career-best time of 2:37 in the 800-meter run and a time of 5:39 in the 1600-meter run... Posted a career-best time of 8:07 in the steeple chase... Helped her track and field team to conference titles during freshman and sophomore seasons.
Personal: Full name is Deanna Catherine Butler... Daughter of Tom and Diana Butler... Born on June 20, 1992... Has a younger brother Thomas.