Dairy Farmers of Manitoba Athlete of the Week

Shane Buhr

Dairy Farmers of Manitoba Athlete of the Week
Basketball, Volleyball
Award Date
Feb 8, 2023
Elm Creek School

The Dairy Farmers of Manitoba High School Athlete of the Week is Shane Buhr of the Elm Creek Cobras basketball team.

This 6' 3" forward is the captain of the Elm Creek Cobras varsity boys Basketball team. He led his team to a third-place finish at the Glenboro Panthers tournament, and an undefeated record in league play so far this season.  His efforts on the season have helped the Cobras to 5th place ranking the Varsity "A" Power Rankings. Coach Brian Brewer states "Shane is a positive player who leads by example with his work ethic. He is a tenacious rebounder and someone we count on for points in the paint. He works hard, encourages others and always has a smile on his face. He is our defensive leader who sets the tone for our team at both ends of the court. He is an excellent basketball player who strives to get better each and every time on the court and his enthusiasm rubs off on his teammates. He is a great ambassador for his school and a pleasure to coach". 

In grade 12 he maintains an 80% academic average.