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The Beachcomber

The student news site of Beachwood High School.

The Beachcomber

An official calls a foul during the Bison home game against Lakeside on Dec. 10.

Refs Hanging Up Their Whistles

Ori Balkan, Staff Writer December 14, 2022

During the summer of 2022, the Chagrin Valley Conference was approached by the Cleveland Football Officials Association. The officials wanted to negotiate for higher pay and threatened to sit out the first...

“I want to teach them a work ethic,” Readance said. “If you want to achieve something, there really is no shortcut for hard work.”

Readance Raises the Stakes

Allie Rindsberg, Staff Writer December 12, 2022

Don Readance, the new girls basketball coach, is excited about building up the team.  “I have been coaching softball here for two years going on three, and when the basketball position opened up...

Team Captain Vincent Crenshaw with juniors Probir Mukherjee and Max Kuenzler compete at the Cardinal Invitational.

Bison Cross Country Steps Ahead

Shreya Chellu, News Editor November 29, 2022

For the second year in a row, the boys cross country team qualified for regionals this fall, placing 6th overall at the district level.  Prior to last year, the boys team had not qualified for regionals...

The Bison volleyball team honored seniors and presented a check for Volley for the Cure on Thursday, Oct. 13 at a home game against Orange.

Building Friendships and Memories

Ethan Dong, Staff Writer October 31, 2022

Although faced with a challenging season, the Bison volleyball team persevered with teamwork and has ended this season with strong bonds and positive memories. Co-captain Senior Reese Muttillo explained...

Bison Finish Season, Celebrate Seniors

Bison Finish Season, Celebrate Seniors

Curtis Marks and Jaylen Spikes October 29, 2022

The Bison football team finished their season on Friday, Oct. 21 with a 14-20 loss at home to Grand Valley. The team honored seniors and looked back on a memorable season.  

“It’s not about screaming and yelling, its about learning and teaching,” Fischer said.

Welcome Back, Fischer

Allison Rindsberg, Staff Writer October 27, 2022

As he geared up for the big game against Aurora, Scott Fischer was excited and nervous. It was fall of 1991, and he was a freshman defensive end on the Bison football team. Fischer would be starting...

Senior Mike Keselman maneuvers past Cuyahoga Heights defenders on Sept. 6.

Boys Soccer Scores Historic Season

Jacob Burkons, Staff Writer October 25, 2022

Coming off an impressive season with a 13-2-1 record (undefeated in conference play) the Bison kicked off the playoffs as the number one seed and defeated Cuyahoga Heights 6-0 in the first round on Oct....

Just 5 feet tall and 14 years old, Doughty is a powerhouse on the court. 

Freshman Takes on the Courts

Anna Zhao, Staff Writer October 24, 2022

The sun beats down on her forehead as she takes a deep breath and bounces the ball.  Underneath her hat, freshman Charlotte Doughty’s gaze darts across the court to her opponent, who clutches their...

Center midfielder Briahna Golubitsky takes a corner kick.

Girls Soccer Defeats Edgewood

Molly Lewis, Photographer September 14, 2022

At publication, the girls soccer team is 2-5, with a 4-1 win against Edgewood on Sept. 6 and a 9-0 win against Fuchs Mizrachi on Sept. 12. Forward Kylie Walters scored the first two goals of the season...

Senior Mike Keselman maneuvers past Cuyahoga Heights defenders on Sept. 6.

Boys Soccer Opens Strong With Young Team

Jacob Burkons, Staff Writer September 13, 2022

The Bison boys soccer team has momentum this season with a strong 5-1-1 record.  One satisfying win was the 2-1 victory against rival Orange on Sept. 8.    Last year Orange came to Beachwood...

Along with advances in the teams already strong pitching, batting accuracy, base running and aggressiveness, the coaches have increased effectiveness in the Bison’s offensive play style.

Baseball Team Wins CVC

Julian Landes, Staff Writer May 25, 2022

The Beachwood Bison Baseball team won their conference championship, a feat that has not been accomplished since 2014. The season ended with a 5-2 loss to Norton in the district semifinal game, achieving...

Sophomore Arianna Preston has shown great improvement on the mound this year.

Softball Team Focused on Growth

Netta Haas, Staff Writer May 24, 2022

The girls softball team played their last conference game on May 18, marking the end of a rebuilding year.  “We have a lot of new players, so just watching everyone mold and fall into their positions...

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