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Boys Soccer Opens With a Decisive Win

Junior forward Lucca Dallan drives right past a Falcon defender.

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 Bison were making play after play to move the ball up the field, putting freshman striker Luke Bennett in...

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...

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...

Boys Soccer Defeats Kirtland In Rematch From Last Year’s District Final

The soccer team at the Sept. 1 pep rally for fall sports. Photo by Gabriela Covolan Costa.

James Flowers, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017

The boys soccer team is shooting for another run at states this year despite the loss of many key seniors. Last year the team finished the season 9-8-1, losing to Kirtland in the district finals. No doubt they’re looking to return to the district final this year and finish the fight. On Tue...

Boys Soccer Finishes Impressive Season at District Finals

Senior Shai Yulish dives for the ball in the season opener against Independence. Photo by Livia Eppell.

Melanie Bernstein, James Flowers, Ofek Hyer and Cameron Umpleby

December 2, 2016

The soccer team had an impressive season. Shai Yulish stood out by making 2nd team all Ohio, most career goals (92), consecutive games with score (10), games with multiple goals (28), and MVP of Chagrin Valley Conference. Asaf Roth also made a statement by holding the most career assists (36). The tea...

Shai Yulish Breaks Long-Standing Record For Career Goals

Senior Shai Yulish dives for the ball in the season opener against Independence. Photo by Livia Eppell.

Max Alter, Sports Editor

October 7, 2016

On Sept. 28, senior Shai Yulish made Beachwood athletics history. At the 28-minute mark of the home soccer game against Kirtland, Yulish scored his second goal of the game, pushing his career total to 78 goals and officially breaking the Bison soccer record for most goals scored in a high school career,...

Boys Soccer Evens Record With Defeat of Berkshire, Faces Orange Tomorrow

Senior goalie Griffin Davis defends the goal in the season opener against Independence. Photo by Livia Eppell.

Cameron Umpleby, Staff Writer

September 14, 2016

The Beachwood soccer team defeated Berkshire 5-0 on Tuesday, Sept. 13, bringing their record to 4-4. "We have a strong team and play really well together on our grass," said senior forward Shai Yulish, who scored three of the five points. "With everybody back, we can make it really far and maybe even...

Boys Soccer Team Advances to Regionals

Junior Asaf Roth scored three of the four Bison points against Maplewood. Photo by Livi Eppell.

Sydney Eisenberg, Editor-at-large

November 6, 2015

On Wednesday night, the Bison continued their dominating playoff run as they beat Maplewood 4-0. Prior to that, they defeated Kirtland 6-1, a highly anticipated victory as it followed a regular season loss. Now that Beachwood has their full starting lineup injury free, the team is powering through...

Boys Play Last Regular-Season Soccer Game in Mapfre Stadium

Boys Play Last Regular-Season Soccer Game in Mapfre Stadium

Sydney Eisenberg, Editor-at-large

October 23, 2015

On Saturday, Oct. 17, fans of the boys soccer team pulled up to Mapfre Stadium, home of the Columbus Crew, for the Bison’s last regular-season game. Players and fans were filled with excitement. Before the game, team members ran around the field and took pictures to capture the unique moment....

Bison Soccer Begins Post-Season With Restored Roster

Senior Captain Bagatur Askaryan controls the ball in the game against Notre Dame Cathedral Latin on Aug. 27. The Bison won 6-0. Photo by Bradford Douglas.

Ryan Marmaros & Sydney Eisenberg

October 21, 2015

The 2015 regular season has come to a close, and the Beachwood boys soccer team finished with a record of 9-2-5. University School and inner-conference rival, Kirtland, handed the Bison their two losses. After a heartbreaking loss to South Range in the regional final last year, the Beachwood boys...

JV Team Builds Foundation for Soccer Program’s Continued Success

JV Team Builds Foundation for Soccer Program's Continued Success

Alex Cala, Staff Writer

November 3, 2014

Despite encountering some adversity, the JV soccer team battled through this year, helping to build on the varsity team’s success. “The biggest adversity (we faced) was just being able to field a team,” Coach Donald Dubois said. “We only had five to six people for the entire month of August...

Boys Soccer Team Wins CVC Title

Boys Soccer Team Wins CVC Title

Harsajan Gill, with additional reporting by the Beachcomber Staff

October 25, 2013

This fall, the varsity soccer team won the Chagrin Valley Conference (CVC) championship with an overall record of 9-6-3. The team has won the CVC title for three of the last four years. The season ended, however, after a loss of 4-1 to the Kirtland Hornets on Oct. 22. “We were outplayed,” senior Noa...