Coppell Student Media

Tennis wins bi-district match against Guyer, moves to area playoffs

Tennis wins bi-district match against Guyer, moves to area playoffs

Jillian Moore, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

After winning against Irving Nimitz 19-0 last Wednesday and finalizing their 6-0 district record, Coppell tennis players were in high spirits coming into their Class 6A bi-district match against Denton Guyer.  At the end of Tuesday night, Coppell was victorious against Denton Guyer, 10-2, in its b...

Jaguars race past Cowgirls in district match up

Jaguars race past Cowgirls in district match up

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor

October 16, 2019

Despite a hard-fought battle in the first and second set against Flower Mound, Coppell lost to the Jaguars, 3-0 (25-20, 25-22, 25-10), in last night’s match at the CHS Arena.  The Cowgirls are now 6-4 in District 6-6A, and reigning state champions Jaguars are 10-0.  The first and second set were e...

Culture of togetherness keeps Coppell female teams strong

Culture of togetherness keeps Coppell female teams strong

Camila Villarreal, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

Basketball, soccer, volleyball, you name it. For the Coppell High School female athletes who are a part of the group Cowgirls Supporting Cowgirls (CSC), female empowerment is the real name of the game.  Studies have found that overall, girl sports teams get less recognition and less attendance...

Cowgirls to face reigning state champions Jaguars

Cowgirls to face reigning state champions Jaguars

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor

October 15, 2019

The Coppell volleyball team plays Flower Mound at 6:30 p.m. tonight in the CHS Arena in District 6-6A play. Flower Mound is currently first in district and the reigning Class 6A state champions, making this match one of the biggest rivalries for Coppell. In the first round of district, the Jaguars tri...

Spoor, Beyer named new boys golf head, assistant coach

Spoor, Beyer named new boys golf head, assistant coach

Laasya Achanta, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

From previously fighting fires to cooking to building model train sets, Health Science teacher Gary Beyer has added one more activity to his heavy plate. Beyer, and recently promoted boys head golf coach Jason Spoor, are the new golf coaches for the Coppell golf team. Spoor replaces Chris Stricker as ...

Cowgirls victory against Lewisville fueled by infectious spirit

Cowgirls victory against Lewisville fueled by infectious spirit

Shreya Beldona, Staff Writer

October 13, 2019

Coppell sophomore offensive hitter Haley Holz runs to the net with her hands outstretched in front of her, waiting for the Farmers attack. She jumps up as her arms hit the ball after blocking the spike.  As her feet return to the glazed red, black and white wood of the court, a smile appears whi...

Farmers tread over Cowboys in third game of district play

Farmers tread over Cowboys in third game of district play

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer

October 12, 2019

Smells of baby powder filled the air as the Coppell football team took on Lewisville on Friday night at Buddy Echols Field. However, the festive atmosphere could not push the home team past the Farmers in a 35-10 Lewisville victory. The first points of the game were made by Coppell junior kicker Tyler Reid with a f...

Coppell Swim team preps up for Dragon Hunt Invitational in Southlake

Coppell Swim team preps up for Dragon Hunt Invitational in Southlake

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

The Coppell swim team travels to the Carroll Natatorium in Southlake tomorrow to participate in the Dragon Hunt Invitational meet from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.   The Dragon Hunt Invitational meet is Coppell swim team’s third preseason meet. The team has been participating in preseason invitationals, such...

The Sportlight: Bhattacharyya balances tennis, multiple electives

The Sportlight: Bhattacharyya balances tennis, multiple electives

Shivi Sharma, CHS9 Editor

October 11, 2019

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell junior Sonia Bhattacharyya, a JV 1 tennis player, was selected.     Follow Shivi @_shivisharma_ and @SidekickSports on Twitter....

Cowboys looking to rebound against Lewisville in district action

Cowboys looking to rebound against Lewisville in district action

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

October 10, 2019

The Coppell football team hosts Lewisville tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field as the Cowboys are coming off a 35-27 loss to Hebron in the District 6-6A home opener. The Cowboys (2-3 overall and 1-1 in district) have faced obstacles, both offensively and defensively. The Fighting Farmers are ...

Cowgirls to face Lewisville in second round of district play

Cowgirls to face Lewisville in second round of district play

Shreya Beldona, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

The Coppell volleyball team plays Lewisville tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS Arena for the second time this season. The Cowgirls are 5-3 in District 6-6A, having won the first match against the Farmers on Sept. 17.  “Now we have film of us playing them,” Coppell junior setter/defensive speci...

Senior night win gives Coppell tennis confidence for playoffs

Senior night win gives Coppell tennis confidence for playoffs

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Copy and Design Editor

October 9, 2019

Cupcakes, balloons and Sonic grilled cheese sandwiches greeted Coppell tennis players as they walked out of the CHS Tennis Center and onto the courts yesterday for Senior Night. The Coppell tennis team defeated Irving Nimitz, 19-0, in their District 6-6A match. Coppell changed its lineups in order...