23 June 2016
Reflections on Barsby Football
I don’t know much about the details of the Barsby incident. Rumours abound about whether or not those involved are even current players in the program. Regardless, it is deplorable no matter how one looks at it.
Here is what I do know.
The Barsby Football program is one of the classiest sport programs in Nanaimo. For over 20 years the coaching staff have stressed that the program is about much more than just football. It emphasizes academics, integrity, citizenship and loyalty.