Coppell Student Media

Dual citizenship, dual sports

Dual citizenship, dual sports

Anika Arutla, Social Media Manager

November 12, 2019

A tennis racket or a hockey stick: these are the two items that Coppell senior Clark Parlier had to choose between when he entered high school.  In the end, he chose both.  With Parlier carrying a dual citizenship from Canada and the United States, Parlier’s parents believed skating was essen...

Fall tennis season ends in regional quarters loss to Carroll

Fall tennis season ends in regional quarters loss to Carroll

Emma Meehan, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

Coppell tennis’s fall season was cut short after falling to Southlake Carroll in Class 6A Region I quarterfinals at Grapevine on Monday. The Cowboys came up short, 10-8, after a previously undefeated season in district, 7-0, with an overall 17-4 record. “This game could have gone either way,” CHS coach Rich Foster said. “[Carroll] has a gre...

East Texas foe no match for tennis team

East Texas foe no match for tennis team

Blanche Harris, Staff Photographer

October 18, 2019

Tennis wins bi-district match against Guyer, moves to area playoffs

Tennis wins bi-district match against Guyer, moves to area playoffs

Jillian Moore, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

After winning against Irving Nimitz 19-0 last Wednesday and finalizing their 6-0 district record, Coppell tennis players were in high spirits coming into their Class 6A bi-district match against Denton Guyer.  At the end of Tuesday night, Coppell was victorious against Denton Guyer, 10-2, in its b...

Senior night win gives Coppell tennis confidence for playoffs

Senior night win gives Coppell tennis confidence for playoffs

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Copy and Design Editor

October 9, 2019

Cupcakes, balloons and Sonic grilled cheese sandwiches greeted Coppell tennis players as they walked out of the CHS Tennis Center and onto the courts yesterday for Senior Night. The Coppell tennis team defeated Irving Nimitz, 19-0, in their District 6-6A match. Coppell changed its lineups in order...

Coppell beats Tyler Lee 17-2, loses two tiebreaker matches

Coppell beats Tyler Lee 17-2, loses two tiebreaker matches

Pramika Kadari, Executive News & Enterprise Editor

September 30, 2019

Even with an injured shoulder that required her to serve underhand, Coppell freshman Lindsay Patton won her doubles match with senior partner Sofia Sanchez at yesterday’s tennis match against Tyler Lee High School at the CHS Tennis Center, helping the team seize a 17-2 victory overall.  “[Patto...

Tennis uses aggressiveness, endurance to prepare for district matchups

Tennis uses aggressiveness, endurance to prepare for district matchups

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Copy and Design Editor

September 30, 2019

As the clock neared 2:30 p.m. and the thermometer 92 degrees, the Coppell tennis team stepped out onto the courts of the Coppell High School Tennis Center for the second time of the day to face Longview. The Cowboys defeated the Lobos, 17-2, in their exhibition match yesterday. Earlier that morning...

Tennis to play back-to-back matches tomorrow

Tennis to play back-to-back matches tomorrow

Pramika Kadari, Executive News & Enterprise Editor

September 27, 2019

After finishing their matches against Tyler Lee High School tomorrow morning, Coppell tennis players senior Aishwarya Kannan, senior Ruchika Khowala and freshman Lindsay Patton will not have much time to rest before facing off against their second opponent of the day: Longview High School. With t...

Tennis team makes history with state ranking

Tennis team makes history with state ranking

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

Every year, the Coppell tennis team competes against 41 different programs from all over Texas to be in the top ranks, and though it has managed to break into the top 10 before, it has never been in the top ranked teams Texas. But for the first time in its history last Friday, the Coppell tennis team...

Zrnic shares global training, dedication with Coppell tennis

Zrnic shares global training, dedication with Coppell tennis

Karen Lu, Daily News/Assignment Editor

September 17, 2019

Deciding to start tennis on a whim simply because his twin was playing, Coppell High School junior Andreja Zrnic never imagined training in a foreign country eight years later with former world’s No. 8 player, Janko Tipsarevic.   However, Zrnic found himself the past two consecutive summers at...

The Sportlight: Nath shining at Champ level on JV1

The Sportlight: Nath shining at Champ level on JV1

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

September 16, 2019

The Sportlight highlights a  male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell sophomore Aryon Nath, who plays for the school's JV1 tennis team, was selected.  Follow Sally (@sparampottil) and @SidekickSports on Twitter. ...

Tennis fails to repeat previous victory against Plano West

Tennis fails to repeat previous victory against Plano West

Pramika Kadari, Executive News/Enterprise Editor

September 16, 2019

“I wanted to go out there and make them fight for their points, rather than me just giving it to them,” Coppell senior Ruchika Khowala said after the tennis team lost 15-4 to Plano West last night at the CHS Tennis Center.  Although Coppell defeated Plano West on Aug. 23, the latter was missing two of ...