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Coppell junior defensive tackle Varun Ravilla tackles Plano West ballcarrier at Buddy Echols Field on Sept. 23. Coppell hosts Flower Mound Marcus at Buddy Echols Field on Friday, kickoff at 7 p.m.

Cowboys fired up after loss in first district game

Shrayes Gunna, Staff Writer October 6, 2022

After a steep 38-3 loss against Lewisville last week in its first District 6-6A game, the Coppell Football team is back in its home territory at Buddy Echols Field tomorrow, kickoff at 7 p.m. against Flower...

Coppell junior wide receiver Luca Grosoli comes up short against Lewisville Junior safety Jaydan Hardy. Coppell football ended its undefeated win streak against the Lewisville Farmers at Max Goldsmith stadium on Friday night, 38 -3.

Lewisville’s strength plows Cowboys in handing Coppell its first season defeat.

Sahith Mocharla, Staff Writer October 2, 2022

LEWISVILLE – With four consecutive wins to open the season, Coppell football came into its game against Lewisville with confidence. However, an uneven matchup on the line of scrimmage doomed the Cowboys.  The...

Coppell senior quarterback Jack Fishpaw rushes against Sachse  at Homer B. Johnson Stadium on Aug. 25. Coppell plays Lewisville tonight at 7 p.m. at Max Goldsmith Stadium in District 6-6A action.

Cowboys face their deep water against Lewisville

Sahith Mocharla, Staff Writer September 30, 2022

Despite sailing through the first few weeks of the season, Coppell faces the depths of Lewisville. “Big John” as Lewisville is known, is the giant Coppell has to get past to prove – not to itself...

Coppell senior wide receiver Zack Darkoch rushes against Plano West on Buddy Echols Field on Friday. Coppell defeated Plano West, 46-35, during its District 6-6A opener.

Spirits high as touchdowns fly

Sahith Mocharla, Staff Writer September 28, 2022

Fans, football, fun – the Coppell community and team came together during homecoming to bring home the first game of the District 6-6A season.  Facing stiff competition in the first half, the Coppell...

Coppell coach Antonio Wiley gets ready for the Coppell football game against Keller Timber Creek at Keller ISD Athletic Complex on Sep. 9. Wiley leads the team by building a foundation of trust and respect. Photo by Olivia Short.

Wiley pushes Cowboys to wade through deep water

Olivia Short, Sports visual media editor September 27, 2022

Intense, passionate and driven are traits that players, coaches and colleagues use to describe Coppell football coach Antonio Wiley. Wiley came to Coppell with a plan, but didn't put it into action...

Coppell’s defense lines up in the first half during Coppell’s 44-38 victory over Timber Creek at Keller ISD Athletic Complex on Sep. 9. After a week off, the Cowboys return to Buddy Echols Field on Friday against Plano West to open District 6-6A play.

Cowboys hope to keep the Wolves at bay in district opener

Sahith Mocharla, Staff Writer September 23, 2022

Momentum may be a physics topic, but it's what the Coppell football team hopes to maintain as it transitions into the district season. Although starting the season 3-0 – with wins against Sachse, South...

Coppell senior running back Malkam Wallace catches the ball on Friday at Buddy Echols field. Coppell wins against Grand Prairie, 30-26.

It takes every last man and moment to win

Sahith Mocharla, Staff Writer September 6, 2022

The Coppell football team is out to prove it is a different team in 2022. Despite struggles all night long with both offensive consistency and shutting down South Grand Prairie’s standout senior running...

Coppell senior running back Malkam Wallace runs the ball at Homer B. Johnson stadium on Thursday. Coppell defeated Sachse, 56-27.

Mustangs unable to keep up with Coppell’s offensive surge

Sahith Mocharla , Staff Writer August 28, 2022

GARLAND – With the start of a new season and new coaching staff, the Coppell football team  knew it had to take control. Within two plays it fulfilled its objective; Coppell scored and never looked...

Video: What song is your guilty pleasure?

Video: What song is your guilty pleasure?

Olivia Short, Staff Photographer May 13, 2022

Have you ever wondered what type of music your coaches and friends on the football team listen to, or more importantly a song they would never admit to liking? The Sidekick staff photographer Olivia...

Coppell ISD Athletic Director Kit Pehl has initiated several changes in his first three years as athletic director to set the stage for the future of Coppell athletics. Pehl’s vision of a harmonious athletic department as well as a prioritization of winning and growing student athletes has prompted several coaching changes and there remains a continual drive for growth, improvement and excellence within Coppell Athletics.

Out with the old, in with the new

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer March 31, 2022

Carousel. A term that is often used to describe coaching and athletic changes across three levels of athleticism is quite literally what Coppell athletics has been experiencing in its recent history.  Everything...

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