Eighth-grader Carter Barton was named the team’s rookie of the year in 2013-14. Buffalo turns to a younger and deeper lineup in 2014-15. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Delano senior forward Brady Miller (top) collides with Buffalo senior defenseman Reed Morehouse during a play near center ice in the first period of Delano’s 5-3 road victory Tuesday, Dec. 9 at the Civic Center. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Bison sophomore forward Jillianne Hovland races the puck up ice during the third period of Buffalo’s 1-0 victory Tuesday, Dec. 9 at home against No. 16 rated Champlin Park. The Bison win improved their winning streak to seven games heading into Friday’s home game against Rogers. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Buffalo sophomore Lauren McHenry performs a routine on the uneven bars during the Bison’s 127.3-116.025 dual meet victory Thursday, Dec. 4 at home against Princeton. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Buffalo senior Jared High (middle) splits between two Wayzata defenders, Ty Gelinske (left) and Jack Sowada (right), on way to two of his team-high 17 points. The Bison lost 55-46. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Buffalo senior Maddie Wagner scored six points, all coming from three-point territory, as the Bison defeated St. Cloud Tech 52-43 on Saturday, Dec. 6. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)