Coppell Student Media

Coppell gets boost of confidence before playoffs

Coppell gets boost of confidence before playoffs

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

November 10, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

IRVING - With 11 minutes left in the first quarter, senior wide receiver Jonathan McGill put Coppell’s first points on the board with a 52-yard touchdown reception. From there, the Cowboys were on their way to victory,   In its last game of the regular season, Coppell defeated Irving Nimitz, 3...

Cowboys to play Vikings in final chance to refine offense

Cowboys to play Vikings in final chance to refine offense

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The Coppell football team plays Irving Nimitz tonight at 7 p.m. at Joy & Ralph Ellis Stadium in Irving. Being the last game of the regular season, this is the Cowboys’ final chance to perfect their offensive lineup headed into the Class 6A Region I bi-district round of the playoffs.   L...

Cowboys’ hopes at district title brought to end by Jaguars

Cowboys’ hopes at district title brought to end by Jaguars

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Whether it was the narrowly dropped interception late in the second quarter, the string of penalties early in the third, or anything else throughout the game, the Coppell football team lost momentum at one point.   The Cowboys lost to Flower Mound, 31-17, on Friday on Senior Night at Budd...

Cowboys take on top seed Flower Mound in critical game

Cowboys take on top seed Flower Mound in critical game

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The Coppell football team will play Flower Mound on Friday at home for Senior Night, in an important game for the end of the Cowboys’ season.   Kickoff is set to be at 7 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.   The Cowboys (6-2 overall, 4-1 in District 6-6A) are coming off of a dominating win ...

Moving on

Moving on

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

COLLEYVILLE - There are some matches that are completely one-sided - point after point for one team, the other team slowly giving up hope, fans falling asleep in the top row.   This was not one of those matches. This was a evenly matched, tense battle for the title of Class 6A Region 1 bi-d...

A big step forward: McGill commits to play football at SMU

A big step forward: McGill commits to play football at SMU

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

Not many people get the opportunity to play varsity football in their freshman year, let alone start on varsity. But that did not stop Coppell High School senior Jonathan McGill.   McGill recently orally committed to play college football at SMU.   A safety and wide receiver, McGill has been playing ahead of his age group ...

Same college, same number, same blood; Stange following father’s footsteps to Kansas State

Same college, same number, same blood; Stange following father’s footsteps to Kansas State

Sally Parampottil, Staff Writer

October 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

From 1987 to 1988, Kansas State University left tackle Russ Stange put his heart and soul into football. His time there fostered a strong love and pride for the school.   Thirty years later, his son Trevor, a senior on the Coppell football team, verbally committed to Kansas State. He will...

Cowboys look for district win with playoffs in sight

Cowboys look for district win with playoffs in sight

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

The Coppell football team will play Irving tonight at Joy & Ralph Ellis Stadium.   The Cowboys (5-2 overall, 3-1 in District 6-6A) recorded an exciting win over Marcus with a game-winning field goal in the final minute. The Tigers are winless this season.   However, that was the...

Cowgirls cruise in regular season finale

Cowgirls cruise in regular season finale

Emma Meehan, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

IRVING - On Tuesday, Coppell volleyball defeated Irving Macarthur, 25-16, 25-8, 25-19, to end the regular season 37-10. As the last game of the regular season, winning further showcased the team’s great season.   The Cowgirls enter playoffs as the number 2 team from District 6-6A and nu...

Suzuki crosses world, finds home on CHS tennis team

Suzuki crosses world, finds home on CHS tennis team

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

October 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

As Coppell High School junior Mihiro Suzuki stepped through CHS doors for the first time two years ago, he saw nothing but unfamiliar faces in the sea of students around him; he did not know a single person -- until he joined the tennis team, and eventually became its No. 1 boys player.   ...

Cowgirls prepare to challenge Lady Cardinals in highly anticipated match to close the regular season

Cowgirls prepare to challenge Lady Cardinals in highly anticipated match to close the regular season

Emma Meehan, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

Coppell volleyball’s regular season will come to an end at Irving Macarthur tomorrow at 6:30 p.m.   Coppell last played Macarthur on Sept. 28 at home. The match ended in an overwhelming 3-0 win for the Cowgirls.   The Cowgirls have a 35-9 record and Macarthur has a 5-22 record this season. Julie ...

Davis delivers again in the clutch

Davis delivers again in the clutch

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

October 21, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

As senior kicker Caden Davis set up a 51-yard field goal with the clock winding down - a sight all too familiar for Coppell - players knelt, prayed and hoped for a kick through the uprights.   The kick went up and in with 37 seconds left and the Coppell players, fans and coaches exploded in excitement...