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Guard Maurice Jones on a run during the 2019-20 season.

Strong Second Half Pushes Bison Past Edgewood

Noah Weiskopf, Staff Writer January 21, 2020

The Bison boys basketball team came out with a strong second half at home Friday night against Edgewood, finishing the game with a 73-61 win. The team was led by guard Daryl Houston with 24 points,...

Left to right: Freshman forward Luke Bennett, junior forward Andrew Hill, junior guard Daryl Houston, junior guard Maurice Jones and junior forward Dalanti Jackson wait on the bench right before being introduced as the Bison starters at the Hawken game in December.

Boys Basketball Notches Win Over Hawken

Joe Spero, Sports Editor December 7, 2019

The Bison basketball team defeated the Hawken Hawks 65-41 on Friday, Dec. 6. “We are essentially a brand new team, and a new coaching staff,” Coach David Krasnow said before the game. “We are...

Coach Creel gets drenched in ice water after the first Bison win of the season over Orange.

Locked In

Joe Spero, Sports Editor November 23, 2019

The Bison football team had a dramatic season, finishing with an 8-3 record and a playoff bid for the fourth time in school history. “The amount of support we had made it very special,” Coach Damion...

The team celebrates with their plaque: Division III District Runner-Up.

A Historic Season

Elizabeth Metz, Multimedia Editor November 18, 2019

The Bison volleyball team gave all they had to give on the court on Saturday, Oct. 26, but lost 3-0 to Crestwood in the district final, putting an end to an unprecedented season. The team shattered...

The Bison win 70-26 against Hawken.

Beachwood to Face Oak Harbor in First Playoff Game

November 8, 2019

Bison football finished the regular season with an 8-2 record, making the playoffs for the fourth time in school history. The team takes on the Rockets at Oak Harbor at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9. Below...

A week later, Emily and Caleb were joined by several teammates at Boardman High School to run the regional meet at what Head Coach Jamie Lader describes as “the most difficult course in Ohio.”

Isaacson, Berns Advance to Regionals

Athena Grasso, Staff Writer November 2, 2019

It was a gray, rainy day on Saturday, Oct. 26 in Boardman, Ohio, but that didn’t mask the energy of the Beachwood Bison at the OHSAA regional cross country meet. The previous week, two Beachwood runners...

Senior co-captain Sophie Karl commented that the team has improved on offense. “Before we couldn’t get the ball, but now we can pass the ball around and have control,” she said.

Lady Bison Soccer Dominates

Prerna Mukherjee and Nakita Reidenbach October 4, 2019

The Lady Bison soccer team is winding down their regular season.  The team has fought hard for a strong record of 7-3-4 after making a name for themselves with a record-setting season last year. Senior...

In the season opener, senior LeTraize Walker thought of his mother and the sacrifices she has made for him.

If Not Now, When?

Elizabeth Metz, Multimedia Editor September 27, 2019

When the Friday night lights illuminated Beachwood’s stadium and the first whistle blew for the opening kick-off, the only thing on Letraize Walker’s mind was his mom. He wears the number two with...

Beachwood defeated Collinwood 34-0.

Football Team Advances to 2-1

September 16, 2019

The Bison defeated Collinwood 34-0 on Friday, Sept. 13 in a game that was cut short due to storms. This Friday they head to Grand Valley. Photos by Emily May from Youngstown Chaney and Collinwood...

The Bison defeated Chagrin Falls 3-1 on Aug. 22.

Unstoppable

Caitlin McCurdy, Staff Writer September 5, 2019
Bison volleyball's historic winning streak
After an 11-year hiatus, the Beachwood Bison finally defeated the Orange Lions.

11 Years Too Long

Joe Spero, Sports Editor September 1, 2019
Bison football defeats the Orange Lions for first time in over a decade
Junior forward Lucca Dallan drives right past a Falcon defender.

Boys Soccer Opens With a Decisive Win

Joe Spero, Sports Editor August 19, 2019

Beachwood boys soccer soundly defeated the Jefferson Falcons with an 8-0 win on Friday, Aug. 16. The Bison pounced in the first minute with a goal by captain Matthew Young.  From the get-go, the...

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