Coppell Student Media

Kinley passes, marches with equal passion

Kinley passes, marches with equal passion

Sreeja Mudumby, Staff writer

November 11, 2019

Halftime starts. He is pouring sweat as he races out of the football field. He runs back with his trumpet in his band uniform and joins the rest of the band to perform. As soon as they are done delivering an applause-worthy performance, he runs and changes back into his football uniform and goes back to pl...

Season ends with rout of Nimitz

Season ends with rout of Nimitz

Sarah Woo, Staff Writer

November 10, 2019

Seniors said goodbye to their Coppell football careers with a convincing 49-13 victory against Irving Nimitz at Buddy Echols Field on Friday night. The Cowboys (4-6 overall and 3-4 in District 6-6A) started slowly by fumbling a punt return. Coppell sophomore wide receiver Anthony Black turned this aro...

Seniors bid farewell to Friday night football against Nimitz

Seniors bid farewell to Friday night football against Nimitz

Sarah Woo, Staff Writer

November 7, 2019

In the spirit of the final game of the season, the Coppell football team anticipates stands packed with friends and family to make this week’s game memorable for all. The Coppell football team plays Irving Nimitz tomorrow at 7 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field. Nimitz is 2-7 overall and 1-5 in Distric...

Shootout ends playoff hopes

Shootout ends playoff hopes

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 2, 2019

FLOWER MOUND - With 4:30 left in the game, Coppell sophomore wide receiver Anthony Black made a 26-yard touchdown reception to close the Jaguars lead to eight. Flower Mound was able to answer with a 49-yard touchdown pass by senior quarterback Blake Short. The Jaguars’ 62-47 win also gave them the ...

Cowboys with final chance to clinch playoff berth

Cowboys with final chance to clinch playoff berth

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

Everything is on the line as the Coppell football team looks to clinch a playoff spot, as it faces Flower Mound at Neal Wilson Stadium tonight at 7 p.m.  After three consecutive losses, the Cowboys (3-5 overall and 2-3 in District 6-6A) bounced back last week with a 55-7 win against Irving in the ann...

Walker walks the talk with influential positions

Walker walks the talk with influential positions

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer/Photographer

October 29, 2019

This season, it is not rare to see Coppell junior wide receiver/quarterback Ryan Walker receiving a pass in one play and throwing one in the next. He is faced with the challenge of playing two key positions that are imperative to make big offensive plays, and he excels. Between his two positions, Walker holds a lo...

Black’s athleticism travels from season to season

Black’s athleticism travels from season to season

Emma Meehan, Staff Writer

October 28, 2019

Coppell sophomore Anthony Black is used to playing sports in multiple environments, sweating on the basketball court, football field and track alike.  Black excels as an athlete at CHS, balancing varsity football, basketball and track on top of classwork. Black also plays 3D Empire club basketball and 7-on-7 football outside of school. Black started h...

Coppell dominates Irving with eight touchdowns at homecoming game

Coppell dominates Irving with eight touchdowns at homecoming game

Pramika Kadari, Executive News & Enterprise Editor

October 26, 2019

Last night on Buddy Echols Field, Coppell took another step in its uphill battle to secure a spot in the playoffs by defeating Irving, 55-7, in its District 6-6A matchup and homecoming game.  “We have to win the rest of the games to have a chance to get in the playoffs, and so this was just a ...

Cowboys to face Irving in Homecoming game

Cowboys to face Irving in Homecoming game

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

October 25, 2019

An explosion of mums, garters and school spirit await the Coppell football team tonight as it faces Irving in its annual Homecoming game at Buddy Echols Field at 7 p.m.  The Cowboys now sit at 1-3 in District 6-6A and 2-5 overall, following three consecutive district losses.  “We were real down...

Stricker twins tackling sports, ministry, family

Stricker twins tackling sports, ministry, family

Anthony Cesario, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2019

As twins on the Coppell varsity football team, Coppell High School juniors Zach and Skyler Stricker know the dedication required on the field. But through the numerous other activities in which they are involved, they have also learned the importance of working together off the field. Like his brot...

Cowboys lose in close defensive battle against Marcus

Cowboys lose in close defensive battle against Marcus

Rithik Chennupati

October 20, 2019

FLOWER MOUND - With every game being crucial for the Coppell football team, the Cowboys came into their third District 6-6A game against Marcus with a different mentality. Although the Cowboys put up a good fight, the low scoring game ended with the Marauders winning, 15-7, in overtime.  In over...