Continuing its success of the previous two(2) years, Butler opened the season in Philadelphia winning the highly rated Hatboro-Horshan Shootout. They again clinched their 2nd Section III title by beating Seneca Valley in the last game of the season. In the WPIAL playoffs they beat Hempfield in the 1st round, but lost to top seeded Ringgold in the qtr-final. In the PIAA playoffs, they lost to State College at St. Francis college.
Senior leadership on this team were Mike Sloboda, Tony Grenek, Eric Wilson, and Barry Shwealter. The returning Juniors on this team and an undefeated Junior Varsity team coached by Pat McClellan would win the WPIAL championship the following year.