Tigers News · LHS Alum and Butler Women’s Basketball player Kristen Spolyar to play final home games (Senior Day)


Lebanon Grad and Butler Women’s Basketball player Kristen Spolyar will play in her last two regular season home games tonight versus Creighton and Sunday afternoon versus Providence. Tonight’s game starts at 7 p.m. and Sunday game which is Senior day begins at 2 p.m. Tickets are $7.00 and General Admission seating.  All Games are played at the famous Hinkle Fiieldhouse.  Congrats Kristen on a great career at Butler. Your Tiger Family is so proud of you!  Once a Tiger Always a Tiger!

-Spolyar posted her sixth double-double of the year at DePaul with 13 points and 10 rebounds.
– Spolyar ranks third in the BIG EAST and 29th in the NCAA with an 18.6 scoring average.
– Spolyar leads the BIG EAST and ranks fourth in the NCAA in made free throws (142).
– Spolyar is 10 free throws shy of the Butler single-season record and eight shy of second place.

Kristen Spolyar ranks sixth on the Butler all-time scoring list (1,466). She is now 20 points shy of fifth (Jennifer Marlow, 95-99). Spolyar’s top scoring performance this season came against Detroit Mercy when she tied the BU single-game point’s record with 37. The senior averages 18.6 points per game, the highest average of any Bulldog since 1992-93 (Julie VonDielingen / 20.1).

Spolyar ranks 10th all-time in field goals made (483), fifth in field goal attempts (1298), ninth in made 3-point field goals (143), sixth in 3-point attempts (492), fifth in free throws made (357), seventh in free throw attempts (477), and 10th in steals (172).