Youngest Players in the Game, How UBC's Women's Basketball Team is Preparing for the Upcoming Season



The University of British Columbia Women’s Basketball team started preparing for their upcoming season this past week, with their training camp kicking off on Monday. The camp will be the first time the entire team will be together, and it’s the youngest group that Head Coach, Deb Huband, has ever had.


Huband has been at the helm of the UBC women’s team for over 20 years, and has always had upper year athletes help lead the team on and off the court. But after four players graduated this past year, she’s looking to her second and third year players to step up.


“Having no fourth and fifth year players means that the girls are going to learn by fire. It will be a challenge for us for sure and how we do this season will depend on how comfortable the girls are with taking more initiative and having mo