Coppell Student Media

Cowboys go into season with new quarterback, same strategy

Cowboys go into season with new quarterback, same strategy

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

August 31, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The Coppell football team is locked and loaded for the season. The Cowboys will play Sachse tonight at 7 p.m. in their season opener and the first game of the season at Buddy Echols Field.       After losing one of Coppell’s quarterbacks, senior Taj Gregory, to a collarbone...

Cowgirls sweep Byron Nelson in three sets

Cowgirls sweep Byron Nelson in three sets

Andrés Bear, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

The Coppell volleyball team won against Byron Nelson in three sets, 25-16, 25-20 and 25-18, on Tuesday night at the CHS arena.   The first points scored created a bottleneck for both teams. The Cowgirls’ offense by Amarachi Osuji was strong, but their defense was on the weaker side. Each score...

Coppell tennis dominates MacArthur, stays humble

Coppell tennis dominates MacArthur, stays humble

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Team tennis

Yesterday on its home courts, the Coppell varsity tennis team opened its District 6-6A season with a 19-0 win against MacArthur, but what stands out most to Coppell coach Rich Foster is his players’ lack of arrogance during the game.   “They did a good job of competing with intensity and...

Hirt, Cerniglia lead Cowboys in season preview

Hirt, Cerniglia lead Cowboys in season preview

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

August 25, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Even with the knowledge that the game did not count towards record, statistics or its journey to the playoffs, the Coppell football team would jump around in excitement with every good play.   The Cowboys scrimmaged the Plano West Wolves last night as a preseason look at both teams at Budd...

Coppell loses to McKinney High in four sets

Coppell loses to McKinney High in four sets

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

August 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Volleyball

The Coppell volleyball team fell to the McKinney Lady Lions in four sets, 25-22, 25-20, 20-25, 25-22, last night in the CHS arena in non-district volleyball action. At the beginning of the first set, the Cowgirls (13-4) continuously gave the Lady Lions (8-3) several points, due to a slow offensive star...

CHS tennis hopes to serve winning shots against Macarthur

CHS tennis hopes to serve winning shots against Macarthur

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

August 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Team tennis

After the Coppell High School varsity tennis team was defeated by Southlake Carroll last Friday -- its only loss so far this season -- the players are ready to redeem themselves when they take on Irving MacArthur on Tuesday.   “We definitely need to take a win,” junior Mihiro Su...

A long time comin’: Cowboys select Coppell product Williams in NFL draft

A long time comin’: Cowboys select Coppell product Williams in NFL draft

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

Surrounded by news cameras, Connor Williams fell to his knees with tears of happiness streaming when he got the call from Jerry Jones, after a long laborious journey riddled with injury and doubt, Williams was now a Dallas Cowboy.   The quiet kid from Coppell has come a long way.   The...

Stellar season comes to disappointing end in Waco thriller

Stellar season comes to disappointing end in Waco thriller

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

WACO - Much like the 2017 Coppell football season, Saturday's playoff game with Round Rock Cedar Ridge was filled with excitement as the Cowboys displayed their resolve and grit. Unfortunately for Coppell players, coaches and fans, the quest for a Class 6A state title came to an end. The Cowboys w...

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...