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Beachwood senior Wes Darvin recaps his career

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin became the first Bison swimmer to place at the state tournament in 25 years. In this video he recaps his Beachwood career. Read more

Wes Darvin competes at state

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin competed in the 2014 OHSAA State Swim Meet on Thursday. Darvin finished 20th in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:02.39. Read more

Wes Darvin qualifies for state swim meet

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin became the first Bison swimmer to qualify for the OHSAA boys’ state swim meet in almost 20 years. Darvin finished fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Division II district meet at Cleveland State on Saturday to punch his ticket to state. Read more
Jun 05, 2014 283

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin recaps his career

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin became the first Bison swimmer to place at the state tournament in 25 years. In this video he recaps his Beachwood career. Full Story
Feb 20, 2014 333

Wes Darvin competes at state

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin competed in the 2014 OHSAA State Swim Meet on Thursday. Darvin finished 20th in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:02.39. Full Story
Feb 17, 2014 308

Wes Darvin qualifies for state swim meet

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin became the first Bison swimmer to qualify for the OHSAA boys’ state swim meet in almost 20 years. Darvin finished fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke at the Division II district meet at Cleveland State on Saturday to punch his ticket to state. Full Story
Feb 12, 2014 241

Wes Darvin named Bison Athlete of the Week

Beachwood senior Wes Darvin qualified for the Division III district swim meet in four events to lead the Bison to an eighth place finish at the Hawken sectional last weekend. For his efforts, Darvin was named Bison Athlete of the Week. Full Story
Feb 11, 2014 200

Beachwood swimmers prep for districts

Seven Beachwood swimmers extended their seasons over the weekend when they qualified for the Division II district meet at Cleveland State University. The Bison qualifiers include Maya Gaines-Smith, Jun-Young Lee, Wes Darvin, Zach Davis, Bagatur Askaryan, Neel Lachhwani and Nathan Wolkoff. Full Story
Jan 19, 2014 382

Bison exceed expectations at CVC meet

Beachwood swim coach Brad Burget hoped his team would continue to show progress at Saturday’s Chagrin Valley Conference swim meet. His Bison exceeded expectations as they swam best times in 29 of 31 races. Beachwood’s boys’ team finished fifth overall and the girls, all three of them finished 11. Full Story
Jan 17, 2014 297

Nathan Wolkoff named Bison Athlete of the Week

Senior Nathan Wolkoff has been one of Beachwood’s most consistent and improved swimmers this season. After strong showings in the Viking Invitational and Northeast Classic, as well as a recent meet against Elyria Catholic, Wolkoff was named Bison Athlete of the Week. Full Story
Jan 10, 2014 417

Bison swimmers showing improvement

Heading into the second half of the 2013-2014 season, Beachwood’s swim team continues to show improvement. Head coach Brad Burget has seen the positive influence of a growing swim club trickle into the varsity program. Full Story
Apr 25, 2013 491

Bartu to swim in friend's honor

A 10-year old Beachwood boy will participate in this weekend’s Swim for Diabetes event at Beachwood High School in honor of his friend. Join him in his quest to raise money for a cure. Full Story
Feb 22, 2013 462

Beachwood swimmers close season with strong performance at districts

Beachwood’s swim teams finished off the 2012-2013 with a strong performance. While no Bison swimmer qualified for the state meet they did create some momentum for next year. Full Story
Feb 12, 2013 579

Guth, Askaryan named Bison Athletes of the Week

Senior Lindsey Guth and freshman Bagatur Askaryan both qualified for the Division II District Swim meet with strong performances at last weekend’s sectional meet at Hawken. Their efforts were rewarded with Bison Athlete of the Week honors. Full Story
Feb 11, 2013 589

Bison swimmers punch district ticket

Beachwood advanced four individual swimmers and five relay teams to the Northeast Ohio District Swimming and Diving Meet at Cleveland State University. Lindsey Guth, Cory Hersh, Bagatur Askaryan and Wes Darvin qualified as individuals. The boys’ 200 medley and 400 freestyle relays and the girls 200 freestyle, 200 medley and 400 freestyle relay teams also qualified. Full Story
Jan 22, 2013 591

Yu, Hong named Bison Athletes of the Week

Beachwood swimmers Kevin Yu and Sanford Hong have been named Beachwood Bison Athletes of the Week. Yu and Hong went 4-for-4 in a meet against Westlake to earn the honor. Full Story
Dec 05, 2012 860

Beachwood makes strides, falls in opener

Beachwood’s swimmers opened the 2012-2013 with a strong showing against Walsh Jesuit, one of the area’s top programs, but came up short on the scoreboard. The Warriors prevailed in both the boys and girls meets. Full Story
Dec 03, 2012 888

Bison swimmers ready to dive into pool

Brad Burget's plan when he was named Beachwood's swim coach three years ago included building the program from the bottom of the pool and up. Headnig into the 2012-2013 season, Buret hopes to see continued improvement from the Bison swimmers. Full Story
Nov 27, 2012 824

Swim team looks back on respectable season

Although the Beachwood Swim Team did not make it to the state tournament this year, the swimmers still have much to be proud of. Senior Elizabeth Morris and junior Lindsey Guth qualified in their individual events during sectionals. Morris went on to districts for her 100 fly and 200 free. Guth went for 50 and 100 free. Full Story
Dec 15, 2011 539

Senior swimmer Elizabeth Morris named Bison Athlete of the Week

This week's Bison Athlete of the Week is senior swimmer Elizabeth Morris. Elizabeth led the Bison Swim team to a great performance at the sectional swim meet this past weekend. Individually Elizabeth placed 10th in the 100 Fly, 11th in the 200 Freestyle where she advanced to the District meet. She had impressive swims as she helped the 200 Medley and Freestyle Relay’s qualify for districts. Both relay’s placed 9th. Full Story
Dec 09, 2011 503

2011-2012 Season Outlook

Led by state place winner Laura Tramer, Beachwood's swim team looks to have a promising new season. The Bison return six district qualifiers. Full Story