Coppell Student Media

Cowboys travel to Richardson in journey to playoffs

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

Going into the fifth game of the season, the Coppell Cowboys football team looks for its second district win when it takes on J.J. Pearce.   The Pearce Mustangs (2-2) host the Cowboys (3-1) tonight at 7:30 at Eagle-Mustang Stadium in Richardson.   In last week’s game against the ...

Cowboys win big against Jesuit with dominating performance

Cowboys win big against Jesuit with dominating performance

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

September 30, 2017

The Coppell Cowboys beat the Dallas Jesuit Rangers, 63-41, Friday night at Buddy Echols Field in commanding fashion on both sides of the ball.   After losing to Jesuit last year 41-10, the team showed up last night and made big plays throughout the game which resulted in the win. &nbs...

Cowboys looking for revenge against Jesuit

Cowboys looking for revenge against Jesuit

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017

After a disappointing loss against Jesuit last year, the Coppell Cowboys varsity football team is looking for revenge in a home game matchup.   The Cowboys (2-1) host the Jesuit Rangers (0-3) tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.   Jesuit may be winless but it has faced sta...

Football’s head trauma problem: The reality of the sport

Football’s head trauma problem: The reality of the sport

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017

Football is not safe. It has never been. It never will be. But what does this mean? What should we do with that information?   For a long time, the higher powers of football (the NFL and NCAA) have done nothing, that is until the public started making a fuss about it.   When I t...

Eagles rise above

Eagles rise above

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

September 17, 2017

ALLEN - After fighting all four quarters with the mighty state-ranked Allen Eagles, the Coppell Cowboys fell short, 35-23, on Friday night at Eagle Stadium. In the highly anticipated game, senior quarterback Brady McBride, as well as several other supporting offensive players, were set to shine. Bu...

Cowboys looking to soar past state power in Allen (with video)

Cowboys looking to soar past state power in Allen (with video)

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

https://vimeo.com/234033094 Every team, performer or artist of any kind has their big moment. The moment that puts butterflies in their stomachs and all kinds of thoughts going through their heads. For the Coppell Cowboys (2-0) football team, that moment is tomorrow night at 7:30 against the state...

Q&A with an Eagle: Allen’s assistant sports editor talks about Friday’s matchup

Q&A with an Eagle: Allen’s assistant sports editor talks about Friday’s matchup

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

On Friday at Eagle Stadium in Allen, Coppell (2-0) will face off with their rival the Allen Eagles (2-0) for the third consecutive year. I sat down with the Eagle Angle’s assistant sports editor  Erik Young to discuss what he thinks about in this year’s Coppell vs. Allen football game.   How ...

Coppell Cowboys to face Allen Eagles head on with high hopes (video)

Coppell Cowboys to face Allen Eagles head on with high hopes (video)

Nicholas Pranske and Amelia Vanyo

September 13, 2017

This Friday, the Coppell Cowboys will play the Allen Eagles at Eagle Stadium. Coach DeWitt and players Brady McBride and Blake Jackson explain how they plan to make it a successful game. Video by Nicholas Pranske and Amelia Vanyo. ...

Second half rally sends Cowboys past Boyd (with video)

Second half rally sends Cowboys past Boyd (with video)

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

September 9, 2017

  https://vimeo.com/233049843   The Coppell Cowboys beat the McKinney Boyd Broncos, 34-24, Friday night at Buddy Echols Field in a neck and neck showdown up until the end.   Having beaten the Broncos last season 31-21, confidence was expected from the Cowboys. However,...

Deep ball leads Cowboys to convincing win over L.D. Bell (with video)

Deep ball leads Cowboys to convincing win over L.D. Bell (with video)

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

September 2, 2017

  https://vimeo.com/232087698 BEDFORD - Utilizing its dominating offensive line, skilled running backs and agile wide receivers, the Coppell Cowboys came out with the win last night against the L.D. Bell Blue Raiders, 58.23, at HEB Pennington Field.  CHS senior Gabe Lemons returned the opening kickoff for 45 yards, putting the Cowboys...

Opening night

Opening night

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

September 1, 2017

After a slightly disappointing end to the 2016 season against Round Rock in the Class 6A regional semifinals, the Coppell Cowboys are ready to start back up again. The Cowboys will kick off the 2017 season tonight at 7:30 against the L.D. Bell Blue Raiders at HEB Pennington Field.   Led by seni...

Black holds off Red team in annual spring football game

Black holds off Red team in annual spring football game

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017

Down by 14, the Red team rallied for two touchdowns to tie the game, only to see a 55-yard field goal by Caden Davis to give the Black team a 24-21 victory on May 25 in the Coppell spring football game at Buddy Echols Field. As time expired, the Red team failed to get off a tying field goal attempt. “I...