Posted: Friday, February 22, 2013
Buffalo State Dining Participates in 13th Annual Sassafraz International Ice-Carving Competition
Buffalo State Dining is proud to support Manny Lezama, senior director of dining services, who will compete in the 13th annual Sassafraz Ice Carving Competition on Saturday, February 23, in Yorkville, Toronto. Lezama will compete against 11 master carvers, showcasing his talents in front of hundreds of spectators for the chance to win one of three trophies awarded to the top ice carvers in the competition.
Lezama has been a member of the National Ice Carving Association since 2001 and has had the pleasure of carving ice for more than 18 years. He has participated in numerous competitions across the United States and Canada and has been featured in many magazines, on local television, and in other media events for his work.
Good luck to Buffalo State Dining's culinary team: Manny Lezama, Austin Craig, and Ian Woodward.