Paul Hric grew up in Toronto and played in junior soccer with Danforth Albion. He then played with Maple Leafs.

Paul was a member of the No. 2 D. D. Army soccer team during World War II. After the war he joined Ulster United in Toronto.

The 5’9″ and 165 lbs right half back won the Dominion Championship with Ulster United in the 1946 season.

He played for Ulster United in the exhibition game against Liverpool Football Club on June 15, 1948. 17,000 soccer fans watched Liverpool win 5-1 at Maple Leaf Stadium in Toronto.