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Celebrating a senior

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Olie Wagner is Buffalo’s sole senior this year

Olie Wagner is Buffalo’s sole senior this year, making for a quick senior night celebration with Olie and his parents on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. They recognized Olie between the two games and he was team captain or his final game of the season.

The Bulls A team hosted their final home game of the season on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at Prosinski Park. As the final game, the team celebrated lone graduating senior Olie Wagner with a senior presentation and recognition for his years on the team as we moves forward. They played Thermopolis for the final double header games, falling short in both games. 

Bryce Camino adds mayo to his between games sandwich

Bryce Camino adds mayo to his between games sandwich on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. With games starting at roughly 3 and 5 p.m., several kids brought food or snacks of some kind to eat between games.

Steven McGee laughs with his teammates

Steven McGee laughs with his teammates from the shade of the third base dugout after finishing the first game in the double header on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. Buffalo’s A team hosted Thermopolis for their final home games of the season.

Olie Wagner was given a basket of baseball goods

In honor of senior night, Olie Wagner was given a basket of baseball goods and a new baseball signed by all of his teammates on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. He was also given a flower and balloon to give to his parents.

Senior Olie Wagner led the team in their pre-game huddle

Senior Olie Wagner led the team in their pre-game huddle as they took the field for the second game of the double header and the final home game of the season on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. The group talked about working hard to hit more and improve while also having fun and enjoying the home game.

Terrance Neill started as the Bull’s first pitcher of the game

Terrance Neill started as the Bull’s first pitcher of the game on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. The Bison didn’t allow any runs in the first inning with a quick three outs.

Bryce Camino waits on his toes for a infield fly

Second baseman Bryce Camino waits on his toes for a infield fly to fall on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. Camino made the catch for the first out of the game.

Olie Wagner stretches out to receive a throw on first base

Olie Wagner stretches out to receive a throw on first base and make an out on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. Wagner started the game at first base but moved to shortstop when Brodyn Lambert came out.

Brodyn Lambert, left, and Hayden Jawors cheer

Brodyn Lambert, left, and Hayden Jawors cheer from dugout gate as the Bulls try to rebound at the plate on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. The team fell behind in the second inning and was forced to look to the bats for recovery.

Brodyn Lambert returns to the dugout from the on deck circle

Brodyn Lambert returns to the dugout from the on deck circle after the third out was made on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. Buffalo scored first in the game earning one run in the first inning but couldn’t score in the second inning.

A bulk pack of Dubble Bubble Bubble Gum

A bulk pack of Dubble Bubble Bubble Gum sat next to the water cooler in the Bull’s dugout on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. The players swapped mostly between sunflower seeds and bubble gum.

Chase Brunkhorst looks up as his teammates return from the field

Chase Brunkhorst looks up as his teammates return from the field to bat on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. Brunkhorst started in left field eventually swapped out.

Cohen Gossard swings and connects with a pitch

Buffalo’s Cohen Gossard swings and connects with a pitch in the second inning against Torrington on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. Gossard put the ball in play but was unable to safely get on base.

Pooled water had created a small swampy area

Pooled water had created a small swampy area in front of the home dugout that was countered with lots of dirt, a plank and a green mat to give the Bulls somewhere to walk and stand without standing in mud on Wednesday in Prosinski Park.

Steven McGee took the field mid game

Bulls pitcher Steven McGee took the field mid game as the Bulls attempted to stop the growing momentum in the opposing dugout on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. McGee took over with one out left in the second inning.

Brodyn Lambert launches a ball into the infield after running out to be a cutoff

Brodyn Lambert launches a ball into the infield after running out to be a cutoff for a to-the-fence hit into left field on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. The hit scored a Torrington run.

Terrance Neill watches his pitch move over the plate

Bull’s pitcher Terrance Neill watches his pitch move over the plate early in the second inning on Wednesday in Prosinski Park. The Bulls rotated positions frequently as the players moved to different spots around the field and in and out of the dugout.

Brodyn Lambert, left, joined teammate Wade Elliot in the dugout

Brodyn Lambert, left, joined teammate Wade Elliot in the dugout after returning to the dugout after coming out of a game with a sore knee on Wednesday. He said it had felt off for a while but when he got hit with a ball it added enough pain to sit out for the rest of the game and rest it for this upcoming weekend.

Photojournalist

Jessi Dodge joined the Bulletin as a photojournalist and a Report for America corp member in 2020. If you have ideas or comments, reach out at jessi@buffalobulletin.com.

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