The Beachcomber

Playing Four Quarters and Halftime Too

The band plays halftime at the Orange game. Photo by Matthew Keyerleber

Matthew Hardy, Staff Writer

November 18, 2018

It was the last game of the season. Tensions and spirits were high at halftime. The Bison were trailing the Orange Lions 0-14. Both bands played exhilarating, thunderous shows. Beachwood’s band played with fire, sweat pouring with every beat.   But three band members stood out: sophomore Ralph...

Lady Bison Win Sectional Championship

Photo by Nicole Breger

Sam Thomas, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

The 2018 season was one to remember for the girls varsity soccer team. The Lady Bison finished with a 15-4 record and were crowned sectional champions after a tough playoff run, ending with a loss to Kirtland on Oct. 22 at the Div. III district semifinal. Head coach Jonathan Kostoff says this ...

Bison Football Finishes Season 6-4 With Loss to Orange

Bison Football Finishes Season 6-4 With Loss to Orange

Photos by Matthew Keyerleber & Elizabeth Metz

October 29, 2018

Juniors Lead Girls Tennis Team into Post-Season

Photo by Patricia Sun

Sam Thomas, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

The Lady Bison tennis team had a strong season. Led by second-year head coach Kevin Vaughn, the team reached the third round of the state sectional tournament. “We beat some teams that we weren’t favored against,” Vaughn said. The team finished with a record of 9-6 in their second cons...

Bison Dominate Harvey at Homecoming; 19 Players Suspended After Brawl

Photo by Joe Spero

Joe Spero, Social Media Editor for Sports

October 19, 2018

The Bison defended the home turf at the Homecoming game on Oct. 12, pulling off a 32-7 victory over the Harvey Red Raiders. “Our offensive line did a great job holding up the game” sophomore linebacker Andrew Baker said. The Bison capitalized on Harvey’s mistakes by intercepting many of Harvey’s...

Lady Bison Blast Into Post-Season

Photo by Nicole Breger

Sam Thomas, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

The girls varsity soccer team won the first round of the playoffs on Monday, Oct. 16 by a commanding score of 6-0 over Columbia High School. It was a slow start for both teams offensively, as the ball did not see the net for part of the first half. That was until 20 minutes in when freshman Romi...

Boys Soccer Celebrates Senior Night With 7-1 Win Over Fuchs

Boys Soccer Celebrates Senior Night With 7-1 Win Over Fuchs

Joe Spero, Social Media Manager for Sports

October 12, 2018

The Bison boys soccer team showed what they were capable of on senior night, Oct. 9,  finishing with a 7-1 win against Fuchs Mizrachi. “We worked as a team and won,” junior midfielder Matthew Young said. “We are always working on speeding up the game.” “This team could definitely go...

Girls Soccer Breaks School Record With 12th Win of Season

Girls Soccer Breaks School Record With 12th Win of Season

Photos by Orly Einhorn

October 12, 2018

The Bison girls soccer team defeated Fuchs Mizrachi 8-0 on Tuesday night, setting the school record for most wins in a season. The game was also their senior night, and Coach Jonathan Kostoff got a Gatorate bath after the game. “I’m so proud of all of the girls,” Kostoff told the CVC news service. “I told them after the game to be extremely proud of th...

Bison Ready for Post-Season Push After Loss to Orange

Bison Ready for Post-Season Push After Loss to Orange

Joe Spero, Social Media Editor for Sports

October 6, 2018

“We grow and we get better” Coach Brian Greene said to the Bison boys soccer team after they suffered a 3-2 loss to the Orange Lions on Thursday, Oct. 4. “We are a team. We are all integral parts. We need to work together” Green continued. The Bison moved to 6-7 on the season and 4-2 with...

Records Smashed

Freshman Greg Perryman running at the Hawken Invitational. Photo by Elizabeth Metz

Elizabeth Metz, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018

The majority of Bison runners broke personal records on Saturday

Burke and Schnee Advance to Districts

Nate Burke pictured on Aug. 30 playing against Benedictine at the Flowers Mill Golf Course. Photo by Matthew Hardy

Matthew Hardy, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018

Senior golfers Nate Burke and Drew Schnee competed at Sectionals at Forest Hills Golf Course in Elyria on Tuesday. Both golfers won by one stroke, qualifying them to advance to Districts. The team’s regular-season record stands at a strong 11-2.   “I feel fantastic about my win and I am confi...

4-0 Feels Good

Junior Dawann Grey after the Bison improved their record to 4-0.

Photos by Nakita Reidenbach and Emily May

September 17, 2018

Friday's 10-7 victory against West Geauga brings the Bison to 4-0 for the first time since 2009. This weekend they face Perry at home for what may be the toughest game yet.   Photos by Nakita Reidenbach and Emily May Captions by Haleigh McPhillips...