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Tale of two halves: Cowboys eliminated as Wildcats mount second half surge

Coppell senior quarterback Ryan Walker hugs Coppell assistant Lincoln Hanke following Denton Guyer's 52-24 victory at C.H. Collins Athletic Complex on Saturday in the Class 6A Division II Region I bi-district playoffs. Coppell ends its season 6-4.
Meer Mahfuz, Co-Sports Editor December 13, 2020

DENTON- The stage was set. Denton Guyer dressed in its grey and black with a roaring blue student section against the white of the visiting Cowboys on a cool, breezy afternoon.  Guyer did what...

First up: Coppell taking on state-ranked Guyer in bi-district matchup

Coppell senior running back Jason Ngwu looks for an opening in the backfield against Flower Mound on Dec. 4 at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys face Denton Guyer on Saturday at 1 p.m. at C.H. Collins Complex in Denton in the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs.
Meer Mahfuz, Co-Sports Editor December 11, 2020

This has been a long season for Coppell.  From facing a state-ranked Class 5A school in preseason to having games cancelled due to COVID-19 as well as battling for a playoff spot up until the last...

Playoff spot secured with defeat of Flower Mound

Coppell senior running back Jason Ngwu rushes against Flower Mound on Friday at Buddy Echols Field. With a 51-28 win over the Jaguars, the Cowboys face Denton Guyer on Saturday at 1 p.m. at C.H. Collins Complex in Denton in the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs.
Sally Parampottil, Executive Editor-in-Chief December 5, 2020

A cloud of white hung over the west side of Buddy Echols Field, remnants of the Coppell student section’s annual powder toss. With just over two minutes in the third quarter, Flower Mound was geared...

Playoff berth at stake for football

Coppell senior wide receiver KJ Liggins dodges Plano East defenders at Tom Kimbrough Stadium on Friday. Coppell takes on Flower Mound tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field in the last home game of the season.
Sally Parampottil, Executive Editor-in-Chief December 3, 2020

For the Coppell football team, tomorrow means more than just being the last home game of the season. Its 7 p.m. game against Flower Mound at Buddy Echols Field will determine whether it makes playoffs...

Stricker prioritizing family with college selection

Coppell senior safety Zach Stricker lines up with his team for the national anthem prior to the first quarter against Plano East at Tom Kimbrough Stadium on Friday. Stricker committed to Sam Houston State University to play football.
Sapna Amin, Staff Writer December 2, 2020

Coppell senior long snapper Zach Stricker found his home away from home at Sam Houston State University, committing to play football for the Bearkats in November. As a person who prioritizes family, Stricker...

Cowboys overcome early Plano East surge, rise to third in district

Coppell junior wide receiver Anthony Black catches a touchdown pass from Coppell senior quarterback Ryan Walker with four seconds remaining in the second quarter against Plano East at Tom Kimbrough Stadium on Friday. Coppell defeated the Panthers, 49-26.
Torie Peck, Staff Writer November 28, 2020

MURPHY- With the glow of stadium lights, the blackened night sky, the cool breeze and the exhilarated stadium, last night’s game was the perfect scene for a dominating, Thanksgiving week win. Coppell...

Cowboys to face struggling Plano East in push for playoffs

Coppell sophomore defensive back Matthew Williams returns an interception off Marcus senior quarterback Garrett Nussmeier with 3:50 remaining in the third quarter on Nov. 6 at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys take on Plano East on Friday night at the Tom Kimbrough Stadium.
Torie Peck, Staff Writer November 27, 2020

Having only practiced once in the last two weeks (due to Coppell High School and CHS9 closure and the cancellation of the Hebron game the week prior) and suffering its worst loss of the season against...

Coppell boys ready for tough competition at state meet

The Coppell boys cross country team placed third at the Class 6A Region I Meet on Nov. 10 in Lubbock at Mae Simmons Park. The boys advance to the 2020 UIL State Meet at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock on Nov. 24.
Anjali Krishna, Co-Sports Editor November 23, 2020

Taking third place at the Class 6A Region I Meet on Nov. 10 in Lubbock at Mae Simmons Park, the Coppell boys next travel to Round Rock to the 2020 UIL Class 6A State Meet at Old Settlers Park.  “I...

Cowgirls fall to Prosper in bi-district playoffs

Coppell senior middle hitter Madison Gilliland and Coppell junior outside hitter Abby Hendricks block against Prosper at Frisco Heritage High School at the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs on Friday. Coppell lost to Prosper 3-2 and ended its playoff run.
Anjali Krishna, Co-Sports Editor November 21, 2020

FRISCO - A bright set of coyote eyes painted on the wall and an audience dressed in green or red watched as the lead slowly slipped away from the Cowgirls and the spirit drained slightly from their eyes...

Football unable to earn Senior Night win

Coppell junior defensive lineman Sammy Hernandez grapples with Lewisville junior offensive lineman Tahj Martin during the third quarter last night at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys fell to the Farmers, 39-14, in a disheartening Senior Night loss.
Sally Parampottil, Executive Editor-in-Chief November 21, 2020

A crowd of neon-clad fans populated the student section. Prior to the game, each senior was escorted on the field by their families for the Senior Night program. With second place in District 6-6A standings...

Football returning to action against Lewisville for Senior Night

Coppell senior running back Jason Ngwu dodges Flower Mound Marcus senior defensive lineman Bryson Wade on Nov. 6 at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys face Lewisville tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field for Senior Night.
Sally Parampottil, Executive Editor-in-Chief November 19, 2020

A lot has happened since the last time the Coppell football team played.  Hebron canceled last Friday’s game due to COVID-19 cases on the coaching staff. Coppell High School went virtual from Nov....

Cowgirls adjusting for bi-district playoff match against Prosper

Coppell senior setter Mari Taira hits against Plano West in the CHS Arena on Saturday. Coppell travels to Frisco Heritage to play its Class 6A Region I bi-district playoff against nationally ranked Prosper.
Anjali Krishna, Co-Sports Editor November 19, 2020

Prepared by a tumultuous season of multiple five setters against state-ranked teams and sporadic quarantines and cancellations, Coppell heads to Frisco Heritage High School for its Class 6A Region I bi-district...

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