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Underclassmen shine through, lead Cowboys to victory

Underclassmen shine through, lead Cowboys to victory

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

On a team with nine seniors, being a freshman or sophomore can make it hard to be noticed. However, for Coppell sophomore Quevian Adger and freshman K.J. Liggins, noticeability came easily.   The two guards led the Coppell Cowboys varsity basketball team to a 62-49 victory over Skyline on Tue...

Cowboys ram Berkner out of arena in district action

Cowboys ram Berkner out of arena in district action

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

January 7, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports

On Friday night, the Coppell boys basketball team took on the Berkner Rams at the CHS Arena, securing a 81-59 victory.   The Cowboys (17-7) set the standard with a 26-15 lead in the first quarter.   What lead to the early lead were three three-pointers by junior guard Tariq Aman...

Cowgirl comeback

Cowgirl comeback

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports

One final free throw at the end of the first half by senior Rachel Okereke started the comeback to the Coppell Cowgirls varsity basketball team’s first district win of the season. The Cowgirls defeated the Lake Highlands Lady Wildcats, 40-32, Friday at CHS in their first District 9-6A game of the seaso...

Scoring a position at SMU

Scoring a position at SMU

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Since he was 4, Coppell High School senior Wyatt Priest had a soccer ball in between his feet. For the Cowboys soccer team,  he has led it to a Class 6A state championship and more recently committed to SMU.   “He’s one of our [CHS boys soccer team’s] complete players, he understands...

Securing a scholarship to TCU

Securing a scholarship to TCU

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

Hardworking, fast and competitive are some of the many adjectives Coppell High School soccer girls coach Ryan Dunlevy uses to describe sophomore goalkeeper Lauren Kellett.   Kellett, who orally committed to TCU on Oct. 31, plays on the CHS varsity soccer team and Sting club.   ...

Moving from South Korea to Texas, Chang transitions from taekwondo to swimming

Moving from South Korea to Texas, Chang transitions from taekwondo to swimming

Farah Merchant, Student Life Editor

December 12, 2017


Filed under Sports

His legs hurt from pounding against the water, yet he continued to swim, thrusting his arms to gain a meter more. At that point he was so acquainted with the cool water that it had become his second home. But this was not the case a year and four months ago. When he was about 11, Chang moved...

The lone diver: Koshy brings national experience as sole member of CHS diving

The lone diver: Koshy brings national experience as sole member of CHS diving

Lili Lomas, Executive Digital Content Editor, Sports Editor

December 12, 2017


Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving, Winter Sports

Coppell High School sophomore Ethan Koshy has a section of Coppell sports reserved specifically for him. He is the only diver for the CHS team so he quite literally puts the “diving” in “Coppell Swimming and Diving”.   Not only does he uphold the name of Coppell diving but he repres...

Coppell athletes hold up tradition of contribution in time of giving

Coppell athletes hold up tradition of contribution in time of giving

Nishant Medicharla and Akif Abidi

December 9, 2017


Filed under Sports

  This year, Coppell High School athletic programs have upheld their tradition of giving back to the community. Athletic programs, such as CHS soccer and CHS tennis, have volunteered at charity events throughout Coppell in order to give a helping hand to society.   The soccer progra...

Stellar season comes to disappointing end in Waco thriller

Stellar season comes to disappointing end in Waco thriller

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

WACO - Much like the 2017 Coppell football season, Saturday's playoff game with Round Rock Cedar Ridge was filled with excitement as the Cowboys displayed their resolve and grit. Unfortunately for Coppell players, coaches and fans, the quest for a Class 6A state title came to an end. The Cowboys w...

Cowgirls soar past Lady Cardinals

Cowgirls soar past Lady Cardinals

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell Cowgirls  defeated the John Paul II Lady Cardinals, 63-49, at the CHS Arena last night.   Coppell sophomore guard Jordan Nelson led the Cowgirls, who built a 31-19 halftime lead, with 12 points.   “There was plenty of plays that the girls were able to make on the court tonight,...

Cowboys ride fast start en route to victory over Trojans

Cowboys ride fast start en route to victory over Trojans

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Last night, the Coppell Cowboys took on the Trinity Trojans at the CHS Arena, securing a 58-49 victory.   The Cowboys set the tone in the first three minutes of the game with a 12-3 lead, after two three-pointers by junior guard Tariq Aman.   The Cowboys (5-1) were able to keep the...

Second half surge races Cowboys past Jaguars as state title dreams remain alive

Second half surge races Cowboys past Jaguars as state title dreams remain alive

Amelia Vanyo and Lili Lomas

November 25, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

ALLEN - With a 34-24 victory over the Mesquite Horn Jaguars on Friday at Allen Eagle Stadium, the Coppell Cowboys football team is advancing to round three of playoffs, showing that the quest for the state title is not far beyond its reach.   The Cowboys (11-1) will play Round Rock Cedar Ridge at 7 p.m. Sa...

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