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Boys basketball picks up second win of weekend

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Tanner Hart huddles with the starters while the visiting team

Buffalo High School head coach Tanner Hart huddles with the starters while the visiting team is announced on Saturday. Everyone on the varsity roster for Buffalo played against Burns.

Buffalo's varsity basketball team won their second game of the weekend against Burns. Buffalo quickly took the lead and and maintained it through the entirety of the game, ultimately winning 71-23 over Burns. 

Hyrum Hatch, left, and Hunter Stone stand in line with the team

Hyrum Hatch, left, and Hunter Stone stand in line with the team for the pep band’s playing of the National Anthem on Saturday. The band performed the Anthem for both the varsity boys and girls games.

One of the several COVID-19 precautions put in place asks all game attendees

One of the several COVID-19 precautions put in place asks all game attendees to leave the gym between each game in order to allow for cleaning. Many attendees have started to leave their coats or belongs to save their seats while they exit the gym.

Hunter Stone dives to recover a ball before it goes out of bounds

Buffalo High School senior Hunter Stone dives to recover a ball before it goes out of bounds on Saturday. Stone recovered the ball to regain a Bison possession in the first quarter.

Hyrum Hatch passes the ball to a teammate despite the defense of Burns

Buffalo High School senior Hyrum Hatch passes the ball to a teammate despite the defense of Burns junior Tate Bishop on Saturday. Hatch finished the game with nine total points.

Hyrum Hatch leaps for a rebound during the third quarter against Burns

Buffalo High School senior Hyrum Hatch leaps for a rebound during the third quarter against Burns on Saturday. Hatch played in three of the four quarters of the game. Most of the starters played little of the second half as the bench took the court to continue Buffalo's already substantial lead.

Buffalo High School freshman Eli Patterson

Buffalo High School freshman Eli Patterson on Saturday. Patterson was the second highest scorer for the Bison on Saturday, with a total of 14 points.

Taylor Swanston looks for a layup against Burns defender Caden David

Buffalo High School senior Taylor Swanston looks for a layup against Burns defender Caden David on Saturday. Swanston finished with five points and played in only the first three quarters of the game.

Colby Bessler jumps in an attempt to recover a fumbled Burns ball

Buffalo High School senior Colby Bessler jumps in an attempt to recover a fumbled Burns ball during the final few minutes of the game on Saturday. Buffalo won 71-23.

Blake Bell takes a shot between two Burns defender

Buffalo High School sophomore Blake Bell takes a shot between two Burns defenders on Saturday. Bell played in the second half of the game for Buffalo and was the leading scorer for Buffalo in the final quarter.

Jackson Moon looks for a pass under the net

Buffalo High School junior Jackson Moon looks for a pass under the net during the final few minutes of the game against Burns on Saturday. Moon played in the first and last quarters of the game.

Blake Bell runs the ball back after it was stolen from Burns

Buffalo High School sophomore Blake Bell runs the ball back after it was stolen from Burns in the fourth quarter on Saturday. The home season continues on Jan. 22 with a home game against Douglas.

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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