One of two eighth-graders, and one of two set of sisters on this year’s Bison girls’ golf squad, Buffalo’s Sofia Morin finished the 2016 Class 3A state tournament in 31st place overall with a score of 165. Morin finished seven strokes behind older sister, Hanna.


Nicholas Teetzel, 24, crosses the finish line to win the men’s 20-29 race. His time of 17.07 topped all 71 racers at this year’s Buffalo Run 5K. (Photos courtesy of Laura Barta Lindquist)


Members of the Buffalo High School Trapshoot Team (BHSTT) wait their turns at last weekend’s state shoot on Sunday, June 19 at Alexandria Shooting Park. Pictured (left-right): Megan Ratke, Coach Troy Grunwald, Jacob Christenson, Mike Miller, Kyle Schibonski, Cody Weber, and Andrew Grunwald. (Submitted photo)


Maple Lake teammates gather at home plate as senior Jack Seibert celebrates his sixth-inning home run. Seibert’s homer proved to be the game-winning score in the Irish’s 1-0 Class AA state quarterfinal win last June 16 over Proctor. (Photo by Rob LaPlante)


Some of this year’s winners for their respective age groups and categories at this year’s Fishing Klinic For Kids held Saturday, June 18 at Buffalo Lake pose with their brand new fishing rods. Pictured (left-right): Evan Krasnow, Mikey Caspers, Tony Leintz, Emmit Baker, Joey Peloquin, and Keira Lemke. (Photos by Rob LaPlante)


Members of The HERD winds unit perform on 1st Avenue NE during last Saturday’s Buffalo Day’s Parade. Although they do not officially get scored for competition, The HERD received a score of 76.2, including a first-place tie in drumline. (Photo by Doug Voerding)