The Beachcomber

Here’s How We Won Game Two

Here's How We Won Game Two

Photos by Matthew Keyerleber

September 7, 2018

The Bison defeated Collinwood 23-6 in last week's matchup. They play Warrensville at home tonight at 7:00. Photos by Matthew Keyerleber

A Look Back at the Highs and Lows of Last Week’s Victory

The Bison ready to return to the field after a timeout.

Photos by Gabriela Covolan Costa

August 31, 2018

  The Bison face the Collinwood Railroaders tonight at 7:00.    

Wiggins Leads Bison to Victory in Season Opener

Sophomore running back Kendyn Wiggins led the way with a dynamic performance: 124 rushing yards on 14 carries and a whopping four touchdowns. Photo by Gabriela Covolan Costa

Joe Spero, Social Media Manager for Sports

August 27, 2018

The Bison football team soundly defeated the Vikings of Akron North, 38-0 playing Friday night on home turf. Sophomore running back Kendyn Wiggins led the way with a dynamic performance: 124 rushing yards on 14 carries and a whopping four touchdowns. Wiggins deployed spin moves to fake out the defend...

The Lost Years

All MAC-8 quarterback Damion Creel evades a JFK
defender on his way to a spectacular 390- yard passing record. Photo from Oculus archives

Max Alter, Class of 2018

August 25, 2018

In fall of 2016, the Beachcomber’s then sports editor Max Alter spearheaded coverage of the “Flip the Switch” event celebrating the opening of the new football stadium. He also explored the history of Beachwood’s football program in his feature story A Long Time Coming. Alter, who graduated in May 2018, followed-up on that article...

A Record-Setting Run

Before this year’s postseason even got underway, Knight had already earned 17 state tournament medals from indoor and outdoor track. Photo by Elizabeth Metz

Ben Connor, Sports Editor

May 21, 2018

Team Captain Mia Knight has led the track and indoor track teams to a series of historic victories

Bison Softball Defeats Warrensville 13-0 in First Playoff Game

Photo from Beachcomber archives by Jeff Murtaugh

Allonda Watkins and Carrington Peavy

May 17, 2018

This is the team's first playoff win in recent years

Middle School Staff Wins First Annual Roundball Classic

Middle School Staff Wins First Annual Roundball Classic

May 5, 2018

The BMS staff defeated high school staff 33-25 on Thursday, May 3rd at the high school. Both teams put in a grueling performance to entertain students fried from weeks of AIR testing.   Photos by Matthew Keyerleber

Young Team Steps Up

Photo by Vivian Li

Vivian Li, News Editor

May 1, 2018

This year’s lacrosse team is in a rebuilding year. The majority of the team consists of new players and freshmen, but in spite of the limitations of being a new team, the girls have worked hard to improve. “Every single day at the end of practice we’re better than we were at the start of pr...

Riley Strikes Out Ten Against Orange

Pitcher Chris Riley has been a strong leader on the baseball team this year. Photo by Joe Spero

Joe Spero, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018

The Bison baseball team is in a rebuilding year with only three returning starters and a brand new coaching staff. Senior pitcher Chris Riley had an outstanding game against rival Orange on Monday, April 23 with 10 strikeouts. In spite of Riley’s performance, the Bison sadly lost, as they were...

Indoor Track Brings Home Second Consecutive State Title

Indoor Track Brings Home Second Consecutive State Title

Sam Thomas, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018

The BHS indoor track team came up victorious for the second year in a row at the State Tournament on March 3 in Geneva. Senior Caption Mia Knight, who had already won at least 15 state medals from both indoor and outdoor state tournaments prior to this year’s state meet, brought home another handful...

Bison Basketball Falls to Lutheran East in District Final

Sophomore Collin Albert makes a move against St. Martin de Porres on March 2. Photo by Joe Spero

Max Alter, Online Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2018

The season came to a close for Bison Basketball on the night of Friday, March 9 at Garfield Heights High School with a loss in the district final to Lutheran East by a score of 72-62. The Bison, who had earned a record of 13-11, entered the game without senior guards Josh Sizemore and Errick Sanders....

Boys Swim Team Medals at State Tournament

The relay team consisted of juniors Matthew Keyeleber, Noah Shore, Gabe Colmenares and Spencer Bystrom. Photo by Steve Shore.

Allonda Watkins, Staff Writer

March 19, 2018

Junior Spencer Bystrom Finishes Third in State for Diving; Boys Freestyle Relay Finishes Eighth