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Big three pace Beachwood to 53-49 win at VASJ

Aryana Jackson, Taylor Royster and Natalie Hill stepped up in a big way to lead Beachwood to a 53-49 come-from-behind victory over Villa Angela-St. Joseph on Saturday. Jackson scored a game-high 19 points while Royster added 17 and Hill contributed with 11. Read more

Bison driven by near misses

Beachwood’s girls’ basketball team advanced to the Division III regional championship game in each of the past two seasons and last year came a buzzer-beating 3-pointer away from playing in the state semifinals. It’s those near misses that have the Bison focused on taking the next step this season. Read more

Beachwood's Aryana Jackson signs with Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

Beachwood senior Aryana Jackson on Thursday signed with Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi to continue her education and basketball career. Jackson helped lead the Bison to the regional championship game last season and also joined the 1,000 point club. Read more
Mar 31, 2014 413

No change in expectations for Beachwood girls

Beachwood’s girls’ basketball team graduates four seniors who led the Bison to back-to-back regional championship games the past two seasons. Those losses won’t change the expectations for the Bison in 2014-2015. Full Story
Mar 09, 2014 526

Last second shot ends Beachwood's season

Smithville’s Olivia Besancon hit a 3-pointer as time expired to defeat Beachwood, 38-36, in a Division III regional final at Cuyahoga Falls on Saturday. The Bison held a one point lead with 7.2 seconds to play and came just seconds away from advancing to the state Final Four for the first time in school history. Full Story
Mar 06, 2014 435

Beachwood returns to regional final with win over previously undefeated Pymatuning Valley

Beachwood shrugged off a slow first half that left the Bison down a point to beat previously undefeated Pymatuning Valley, 41-29, in a Division III regional semifinal at Cuyahoga Falls. With the win, the Bison advanced to Elite Eight for the second straight season. Beachwood will play Smithville on Saturday with the winner punching a ticket to the state semifinals. Full Story
Mar 01, 2014 475

Beachwood defeats Gilmour, 52-45, to win district title

Beachwood defeated Gilmour Academy, 52-45, on Saturday to win the Division III North Ridgeville District Tournament. The Bison outscored the Lancers, 28-12 , in the second and third quarters to end Gilmour’s season for the second straight year. Full Story
Feb 28, 2014 334

Bison beat Elyria Catholic, 42-37, to advance to district final

Aryana Jackson scored 20 points and Mikah Aldridge added 10 to lead Beachwood to a 42-37 victory over top-seeded Elyria Catholic on Thursday. With the win, the Bison advanced to the district championship game for the second straight season. Full Story
Feb 23, 2014 358

Beachwood upsets Kirtland in sectional championship

Third-seeded Beachwood upset No. 2 Kirtland, 49-43, on Saturday in a matchup of two Division III heavyweights. The Bison used a big second quarter to take control of the game then held off the Hornets in the second half to advance to the North Ridgeville district against No. 1 seed Elyria Catholic on Thursday. Full Story
Feb 18, 2014 322

Beachwood beats Hawken to earn share of CVC title

Beachwood defeated Hawken, 59-33, on Monday to earn a share of the Chagrin Valley Conference Metro Division title. Mikah Aldridge scored a game-high 19 points for the Bison. Aneisha Hardin added 17 and Aryana Jackson contributed with 14. Full Story
Feb 13, 2014 256

Beachwood pulls away in fourth quarter to beat Independence, 42-32

Beachwood caught a second wind in the fourth quarter to go on a 10-0 run that was the difference in its 42-32 win over visiting Independence on Wednesday. The Bison scored 10 of the final 12 points of the game to improve to 14-6 overall. Independence dropped to 14-7. Full Story
Feb 12, 2014 303

Bison knock off defending Division II state champs

Beachwood pulled out a 45-40 win over defending Division II state champion Hathaway Brown on Tuesday. Aryan Jackson led the Bison with 14 points, Mikah Aldridge added 12 and Aneisha Hardin finished with six. The Bison improved to 13-6 on the year. Full Story
Feb 09, 2014 328

Aneisha Hardin scores 1,000th career point in 78-41 win over Wickliffe

Mikah Aldridge scored a game-high 29 points and Aneisha Hardin added 23 as Beachwood cruised to a 78-41 win over visiting Wickliffe on Saturday. Hardin’s point total pushed her over the 1,000-point mark. She is the second Bison this season to accomplish the feat—Aldridge did it earlier—and the fourth Beachwood player all-time to reach the milestone. Full Story
Feb 08, 2014 544

Aryana Jackson named Bison Athlete of the Week

Aryana Jackson scored a game-high 10 points in a 26-22 win over previously undefeated Cuyahoga Heights on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Even more important, she shut down Jenna Stegmaier, the Redskins’ leading scorer. For her efforts, Jackson was named Bison Athlete of the Week. Full Story
Feb 01, 2014 362

Beachwood stuns previously undefeated Cuyahoga Heights

Beachwood knocked off previously undefeated Cuyahoga Heights, 26-22, on Saturday in what amounted to a pitcher’s duel on the basketball court. The Chagrin Valley Conference Metro Division heavyweights played a defensive game. The Redskins led 6-5 at halftime before the Bison took control in the second half. Full Story
Jan 18, 2014 280

Offense, defense in sync as Bison beat Spartans

Mikah Aldridge scored 22 points and Aryana Jackson added 20 as Beachwood topped Richmond Heights on Saturday, 66-32. The Bison were just as dominant on defense in shutting down the Spartans’ top scorers. Full Story
Jan 16, 2014 260

Offense explodes as Bison beat Trinity

Five Beachwood players scored in double figures to lead the Bison to a 77-51 win over Trinity on Wednesday. Aryana Jackson led the charge with 19 points, Mikah Aldridge scored 17, Monique Kaiser had 14, Jada Stevens contributed with 11 and Aneisha Hardin pitched in with 10. Full Story
Jan 09, 2014 279

Cuyahoga Heights takes control of Metro Division with win at Beachwood

Cuyahoga Heights jumped out to an early 10-point lead then held off a Beachwood rally in a 41-28 win over the host Bison on Wednesday. With the win, the Redskins improved to 13-0 and took control of the Chagrin Valley Conference Metro Division. Full Story
Jan 06, 2014 317

Aldridge joins 1,000 point club

Beachwood’s Mikah Aldridge was honored on Saturday for reaching 1,000 points in her high school career. Aldridge accomplished the feat in a Dec. 6 win at Independence. She is the third Beachwood girls’ basketball to reach the scoring mark. Full Story
Dec 10, 2013 432

Beachwood girls pick up win at Brunswick

Beachwood’s girls got off to a slow start but pulled out a 50-44 win at Brunswick on Monday. Aneisha Hardin and Aryana Jackson both scored 14 points for the Bison and Jada Stevens added 12. The Bison improved to 4-1 on the year. Full Story
Dec 07, 2013 367

Bison hold off Blue Devils

Aryana Jackson scored a game-high 25 points to lead Beachwood to a 40-31 road win over Independence on Friday. Jackson scored all 14 of Beachwood’s first quarter points and led a third quarter surge that helped the Bison erase a halftime deficit. Hallie Zumack and Sarah Andexler each scored eight points for the Blue Devils. Full Story
Dec 04, 2013 354

Bison win big at Richmond Heights

Aryana Jackson scored 24 points and Mikah Aldridge added 20 to lead Beachwood to a 77-51 win at Richmond Heights. Aneisha Harding pitched in with 17 points and Jada Stevens posted a team-high 11 rebounds to lead the Bison to the key Chagrin Valley Conference Metro Division win. Full Story
Dec 01, 2013 353

Bison top Fairview in overtime

Beachwood couldn’t protect a 14-point lead but did come away with a 57-45 win over Fairview on Saturday in the adidas Stark County Hoopfest at Walsh University. Aryana Jackson led Bison’s skeleton squad with 15 points and Aneisha Hardin added 12. Full Story


Games Score
Beachwood 53
Richmond Heights 53
Beachwood 68
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