Buffalo will rely on new faces, along with old ones, to lead this year’s squad. Pictured (left-right): freshman Aidan Bouman, and seniors Brytan Matzke and Mitch Gabrelcik. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Bison senior Charlie DesMarais (top) practices positioning with sophomore teammate Riley Habisch (bottom). Both wrestlers qualified for last year’s Class AAA state individual tournament. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Eighth-grader Madi Peters (front), sophomore Amanda Montplaisir (back-left), and sophomore Samantha Poeschel (back-right), are former club gymnasts that have added top-talent to the Bison gymnastics squad. Buffalo finished second a year ago with a 7-1 record. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Bison senior Stone Goodmanson (center) eludes Osseo defender Ty Hill (left) as he tries chipping a puck past Orioles’ goalie Jordan Mazzitelli (right). The Bison skated to a 5-0 win Tuesday at Osseo. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Members of this year’s Buffalo Special Olympic Bowling Team recently completed a successful season in which a number of ribbons and medals were earned. Pictured (front row, left-right): James Beyer, Amber Bloom, Alexia Georges, Kyle Kauffman, Matthew Dehmer; (back row, left-right): Shayla Rogness, Austin Peterson-Lomker, Nathaniel Westphal, Tony Fouguette, Jack Lieder, and Park Gilmer. Not pictured: Justin Bechenback, Devon Prestidge, and Tim Siemers. (Submitted photo)


The Buffalo Dance Team completed its first conference meets in both High Kick and Jazz. Bison dancers finished fifth in the Jazz meet held Monday, Nov. 21 at St. Francis. They finished sixth in High Kick on Monday, Nov. 28 at Monticello. Pictured (left-right) are some of the High Kick performers from last Monday’s meet: sophomore Alexandra Foley, eighth-grader Vanessa Wong, sophomore Emily Frost, and sophomore Maddie Knese. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)