The Beachcomber

Locked In

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

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 Creel said. “Going through adversity was really challenging, but it made the season even more mem...

Beachwood to Face Oak Harbor in First Playoff Game

The Bison win 70-26 against Hawken.

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 are photos from last week's final conference game against Hawken, which the Bison won 70-26. ...

If Not Now, When?

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

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 pride, written boldly in black across his gold jersey, a low number that he has earned through his pe...

Football Team Advances to 2-1

Beachwood defeated Collinwood 34-0.

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 games.

11 Years Too Long

After an 11-year hiatus, the Beachwood Bison finally defeated the Orange Lions.

Joe Spero, Sports Editor

September 1, 2019

Bison football defeats the Orange Lions for first time in over a decade

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...

Racism on the Field

Orly Einhorn, Opinion Editor

November 14, 2018

Beachwood football players came off the field at the Sept. 21 game against Perry and reported that Perry players were using slurs on the field, particularly the n-word. They later also reported that the officials were well within proximity to hear the slurs being used, but did not call any fouls or f...

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

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...

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...