The Beachcomber

Lady Bison Lacrosse Wins Season Opener, Ends Losing Streak

Captain Haleigh McPhillips reaches for the ball. Photo by Miranda Luxenburg

Nicole Breger, Staff Writer

March 23, 2019

The Lady Bison lacrosse team opened their season on Tuesday, March 19 with an 8-1 win against West Geauga. The victory was especially sweet, as it was the first game the team has won in several years. Senior captain Haleigh McPhillips explained that the last game she remembers winning was in 2016, her f...

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...

New Coaching Staff Energizes Lady Bison Lacrosse

New Coaching Staff Energizes Lady Bison Lacrosse

Aden Stern, Social Media Editor for Sports

March 31, 2016

The Lady Bison are led by two new coaches this year, Nikki Costa and BHS ‘11 grad Allie Debeljak along with captains Hannah Cantlie, Maya Granot, Hannah Karl and Dana Kippen. “This year our coaching staff is the best we've had in my three years of playing, junior captain Maya Granot said. “They...

Girls Lacrosse Becomes Varsity Sport

Photo from Beachcomber archives by Jeff Murtaugh

Jenny Shand, Staff Writer

April 29, 2014

The Girls lacrosse team is adjusting to multiple changes this year. They have a new coach, Kaitlyn Liccion, who pushes the team hard with practices and conditioning. Not to mention, after six years of being a club sport, this year, they have finally been made a varsity sport. “A lot of people wanted...

Girls Lacrosse Faces Challenges, Hopeful for Upcoming Season

Girls Lacrosse Faces Challenges, Hopeful for Upcoming Season

Ali Pinhasi, Staff Writer

April 12, 2013

In their first match on Thursday, April 11 against Notre Dame Cathedral Latin, the girls varsity lacrosse team lost 6-12. The JV team won 5-3. Girls lacrosse is a non-contact sport which mixes running, catching and throwing. Similar to soccer, the player tries to get the ball into the opposing team...

Girls’ Lacrosse Team Prepared to Rebuild

Girls' Lacrosse Team Prepared to Rebuild

Gordon Hong, Staff Writer

April 10, 2012

After the graduation of 12 seniors last year, the girls’ lacrosse team has many more underclassmen this season compared to years past. The players look forward to building their skills this season. “We’ve got a lot of players that are learning and have to push themselves to get their game up...