Was it worth it?

I was recently asked to submit an article for the Alumni newsletter by the UBC Men’s Basketball coach Kevin Hanson. I thought I’d share it here with you as well.

Hi. My name is Eric Butler. My time playing for the T-Birds (1992-1997) was an incredibly formative period of my life and I appreciate Kevin reaching out and giving me the chance to share my story and reconnect with the UBC community in this way.

I “walked on” to the T-Birds in 1992 as an 18 year old kid lacking the strength, skill and experience to play at the post-secondary level…although apparently with a high enough level of compete for UBC coach Bruce Enns to roll the dice with me. Read more