Archive - Mar 7, 2012 - Sports

Bison Open State With Loss to Star Valley

The Buffalo Bison basketball team took their #4 seed from the east into their opening game against #1 from the west Star Valley, falling to the Braves 67-49 today at Casper College.

Buffalo now falls into the consolation bracket where they will play Lander, after they lost their opening game to Wheatland 43-33.

The Buffalo/Lander consolation game will be Thursday at noon at the Casper Events Center, with the loser going home and the winner moving on to the Consolation Championship Game.

Buffalo Swim Club Competes At State Meet in Gillette

Front row, left to right: Neil Meders, Nate Holt, Alex Cahhal, Matt Scarlett, Tim Cohoon, Sarah Johnson, Jack Holt, assistant coach Will Robbie. Middle: Head Coach Ed VonHolst, Luci Riddle, Ashlee Webber, Max Kessler, Keegan McDonald. Back row: Macey Johnson, Libby Poley, Porter Wing, Gunnar Poley, Seren Chapin, Alescia Webber, Natalie Cahhal, Hailee Riddle, and Nathan Kessler. Photo courtesy of Lanna Wing Photography. Used by permission.

The Buffalo Swim Club took nineteen swimmers from Buffalo and traveled to Gillette this past weekend to compete in the Wyoming Winter A & B Short Course State Championships.

They brought home two State Champions and a number of other great finishes.

State Championships were won by Nate Holt in the Boys 15-16 200 Backstroke with a time of 2:09.99; and Gunnar Poley in the Boys 11-12 500 Freestyle in a time of 6:01.93 and in the Boys 11-12 200 Freestyle in a time of 2:10.62.