|High School:||Skyline HS '10|
*** Academic Honors Candidate ***
2012: Listed as a co-starter with Drew Reynolds at center on preseason depth chart.
2011: Made the first start of his career against South Dakota (9/10/11) at right offensive guard, but was lost for the season with a knee injury suffered the following game against Montana (9/17/11). He was already replacing Ashton Miller, who was lost for the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon in EWU’s opener against Washington (9/3/11). Converted defensive lineman Brandon Murphy filled in at that position for the final eight games of the season.
2010: Redshirted. Was selected as the team’s Offensive Scout Team Player of the Year. Was selected as the team’s offensive scout team player of the week once.
HS: Graduated from Skyline HS in 2010. Named by the Seattle Times as a “White Chip” selection as one of the top 100 prospects in the state of Washington. Was selected to the Seattle Times “Star Times” All-Area team as an offensive lineman. He was a first team All-KingCo League Crest Division selection as an offensive tackle and a second team choice as a defensive lineman. Butorac helped Skyline to a 40-2 record as a three-year starter, including a trio of state titles. He protected the blind side of BYU-bound Skyline quarterback Jake Heaps, who passed for 3,936 yards and 41 touchdowns. Skyline won the State 4A title with a 45-21 romp past Ferris to finish the season 12-2. Before the 2009 season began, he was selected on Ron Siegel’s preseason All-State team. As a junior, he also earned first team All-KingCo League Crest Division honors as an offensive lineman. Skyline also won the 2008 State 4A title with a perfect 14-0 record, defeating Issaquah 20-15 in the title game. Skyline was 14-0 and won the state title as a starter in his sophomore season as well. He was team captain as a senior and received the Coach Steve Gervais Award as the most complete player on the 2009 Skyline squad. He had a 3.8 grade point average and received a scholar-athlete award from the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame. His Eagle teammates Evan Day (’10) and Tyler Washburn (’08) also graduated from Skyline.
Personal: Exercise science major. Born 8/12/92 in Tacoma, Wash. Parents are Mark and Melanie Butorac. Name is pronounced “boo-tur-ack.”