Hometown: Newark, CA
Previous School: Fremont Christian School
College: Butterfield is entering his fourth year playing for Simpson. A MCL tear limited his playing time in 2010. He is ready to help this year's Red Hawks offensive attack.
High School: Butterfield played four years of varsity soccer at Fremont Christian School. His athletic honors include Second Team All-League, three-time Defensive Player of the Year, and team MVP his senior year. He also played baseball, basketball, swimming, and football.
Personal: Nate is the son of Jane Butterfield. His hobbies include dirt biking and swimming. His career goal is to be a business owner.
Reason for coming to Simpson: “I chose Simpson because it's a Christian University and for the chance to play soccer.”