The Beachcomber

Headed For Another Perfect Season


Next year, Roter will be attending Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina to further her cross country and academic experiences. She will be attending on a full athletic scholarship. Photo by Jakin Wu

Amelia Port, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

At publication, Roter is on her way to the OHSAA Div. II State Championship. If she wins, she will have competed two undefeated seasons.

Leah Roter Brings Home School’s First State Title in Cross Country

Junior Leah Roter approaches the finish at the state meet. Photo by Jakin Wu.

Athena Grasso, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

Junior Leah Roter became the Division II girls’ cross country state champion at National Trail Raceway in Hebron, Ohio on Nov. 5. Roter ended her undefeated season with a stunning time of 17:55, becoming the first Beachwood athlete in history to bring home the state cross country title. It seemed...

Roter Heads to State Cross Country Meet

BHS students and staff are wearing stickers today to honor Roter's accomplishments and wish her luck at the state meet.

Athena Grasso, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016

Seventh place at last year’s state cross country meet. First at regionals this year. Fastest girl in Ohio. Currently third in the nation. Another state meet run tomorrow. Is there anything stopping junior Leah Roter? Roter made history on Oct. 29 at the Boardman regional meet as the...

Hard Work Pays Off

Leah Roter prepares for a workout. Photo by Gabriela Colovan Costa.

Athena Grasso, Staff Writer

September 29, 2016

Junior Leah Roter is one of the fastest girls in the state. But you’d never guess it until you see her run. She is soft spoken, short-statured and humble. “I work hard, and running just suits me for who I am,” Roter said.  “I'm able to push the limits, and I think that’s what matters.” Last...