Coppell Student Media

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...

Cowboys thank friends, family for support as they head into round two of playoffs (with video)

Cowboys thank friends, family for support as they head into round two of playoffs (with video)

Lili Lomas and Amelia Vanyo

November 24, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

Bellies still full from Thanksgiving dinner, the Coppell Cowboys take on the Mesquite Horn Jaguars today at Allen Eagle Stadium at 1 p.m. in the Class 6A Division 1 area playoffs.   After their 37-6 victory over the Richardson Eagles last Friday, the Cowboys head into their second playoff game of...

Cowboys get defensive in bi-district victory

Cowboys get defensive in bi-district victory

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 18, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

After the Coppell defense recovered its third fumble in Friday's Class 6A Division I Region II bi-district playoff game against Rowlett, it was clear the Coppell football team would be advancing.   Students came out last night to witness the start of the Cowboys playoff journey. The student...

Showtime: Coppell football begins its quest for a state title with playoff opener

Showtime: Coppell football begins its quest for a state title with playoff opener

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Every game matters now, as the Coppell Cowboys (9-1) look to secure the state championship. The Cowboys play the Rowlett Eagles (6-4) at 7:30 p.m. tonight at Buddy Echols Field in the Class 6A Division l bi-district playoffs.   After last week’s win against the Richardson Eagles, the Cowboys completed the se...

Cowboys fly past Richardson to soar into playoffs

Cowboys fly past Richardson to soar into playoffs

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 11, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

When Coppell safety Jonathan McGill took the ball 72 yards to the endzone on a punt return during the third quarter, the Coppell Cowboys football team was on its way to a 49-14 win against the Richardson Eagles.   Walking off the field, as the seniors played their final high school regular s...

Regular season concludes tonight for Cowboys on Senior Night against Richardson

Regular season concludes tonight for Cowboys on Senior Night against Richardson

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Tonight, the Coppell football team concludes the regular season, seeking its ninth win, before beginning its  journey into playoffs.   For Senior Night, the District 9-6A champion Cowboys take on the Richardson Eagles (1-8 overall, and 1-5 in District 9-6A) at 7:30p.m. at Buddy Echols Fi...

Sky’s the limit

Sky’s the limit

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

November 5, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

DALLAS - With 21 seconds left in the first half, junior running back Jonathan McGill carried it into the end zone to push the Coppell Cowboys football team’s commanding lead to three scores against the Skyline Raiders.   The Cowboys (8-1 overall, 6-0 in District 9-6A) went on the defeat the Rai...

Cowboys continue on route to playoffs

Cowboys continue on route to playoffs

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

After consecutive wins by more than 35 points, the Coppell Cowboys football team will travel to the heart of Dallas to face the Skyline Raiders tomorrow night at 7:30 p.m. at Forester Field.   Last week in their victory over the Berkner Rams, the Cowboys (7-1 overall, 5-0 in District 9-6A) were able to...

Playoff bound

Playoff bound

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

RICHARDSON - When Coppell senior quarterback Brady McBride threw a pass to senior tight end Reese Walker in the end zone for the final touchdown of the first half, the Coppell Cowboys football team was on its way to a 59-20 victory over Richardson Berkner on Friday night at Wildcat-Ram Stadium. &nb...

Dual threat dominance: McGill’s hard work, character allow him to excel

Dual threat dominance: McGill’s hard work, character allow him to excel

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

Jonathan McGill makes plays.   The junior defensive back and offensive terror has been on the varsity squad at Coppell since the beginning of his freshman year, and he has does nothing but shine.   “Freshman year, being on varsity, I had to overcome my age,” McGill said. “I ...

Cowboys after fifth district win at Berkner

Cowboys after fifth district win at Berkner

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

With playoffs closing in, the Coppell Cowboys football team sets its sights ahead to the next three games, all of which are in District 9-6A. Tomorrow night, the Cowboys (6-1 overall, 4-0 in District 9-6A) will look to uphold their undefeated district record as they play t...

Early bird gets the worm

Early bird gets the worm

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

With a touchdown reception from senior quarterback Brady McBride to tight end Reese Walker, the Coppell Cowboys football team gained a four-touchdown lead going into the second half against the W.T. White Longhorns.   After this, there was no doubt of a Coppell victory as the Cowboys rolled, 5...