Sophia Butler
Birthdate: 6/27/2004
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Houston, TX
Club: Discover Gymnastics Inc.
Head Coach: Costela Mihaiuc
Other Coaches: Juan Corzo
About Sophia Butler
Nickname: Sophie
Birthplace: Houston, TX
Hometown: Houston, TX
Instagram: Instagram.com/_sophia.butler_
Year in School: Freshman
Name of High School: TX Connections Academy
High School Graduation Year: 2022
Name of College: University of Florida
College Graduation Year: 2026
Year you began gymnastics: 2008
Favorite Event: Floor EX and bars
How did you get involved in gymnastics: I was always standing on my head and trying flips off the couch so my mom put me in gymnastics.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Being able to travel and the great opportunities and experiences involved with competitive gymnastics
What are your goals for gymnastics?: My immediate goal is to be selected for more international assignments so I can continue to represent team USA
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Gail and James Butler
Names of sibling(s): Connor Butler
Family members in sports: I am the only one!
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: English
Hobbies or favorite activities: Shopping, listening to music, spending time with friends and family
Favorite music: I like all music especially country and rap
Favorite book(s): To Kill a Mockingbird
Favorite movie(s): The Longest Ride
Favorite TV show(s): Vampire Diaries, The Originals, Legacies
Favorite Food: watermelon and steak
Charity Involvement: animal welfare--ASPCA
Other sports involvement: none
National Competition Results
  • 2019 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Kansas City, Mo. - 3rd-VT; 10th-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2019 GK U.S. Classic, Louisville, Ky. - 3rd-VT(T), FX; 6th-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2018 U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Boston, Mass. - 6th-FX; 7th-BB; 8th-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2018 GK U.S. Classic, Columbus, Ohio - 3rd-FX(T); 9th-AA(T) (Jr. Div.)
  • 2018 American Classic, Salt Lake City, Utah - (Jr. Div.)
  • 2017 Hopes Championships, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-VT, UB; 3rd-AA (12-13)
  • 2016 Hopes Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 1st-FX (12-13)
  • 2015 HOPES Championships, Chicago, Ill. - 2nd-FX(T); 3rd-AA; 4th-VT; 7th-UB (10-11)
International Competition Results
  • 2019 Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 2nd-Team; 5th-UB; 6th-AA; 8th-FX (Jr. Div.)
  • 2018 WOGA Classic - 2nd-AA, 2nd floor, 3rd bars, 3rd vault
LEGEND
  • Women: AA = All Around | VT = Vault | UB = Uneven Bars | BB = Balance Beam | FX = Floor Exercise | (T) = Tie
  • Men: AA = All Around | FX = Floor Exercise | PH = Pommel Horse | SR = Still Rings | VT = Vault | PB = Parallel Bars | HB = Horizontal Bars | (T) = Tie
  • Rhythmic: AA = All Around | RP = Rope | HP = Hoop | BA = Ball | CL = Clubs | RB = Ribbon | (T) = Tie
  • Acro: DY = Dynamic | BL = Balance | AA = All Around
  • T&T: TR = Trampoline | TU = Tumbling | DM = Double Mini | SY = Synchronized Trampoline