Coppell Student Media

  • Cross country District 6-6A championship at North Lakes Park Oct. 15
  • Football vs. Hebron Oct. 15
  • Volleyball vs. Hebron Oct. 15
  • Kaleidoscope Oct. 16
  • Coppell Community Orchestra Spanish Flair Concert Oct. 17
Coppell junior Lakshana Parasuraman returns a ball in her singles match in Coppell’s match against Hebron at the Coppell Tennis Center on Tuesday. The Coppell tennis team defeated Hebron 16-3.

Coppell tennis serves up confident win over Hebron

Sreehitha Moravaneni September 17, 2021

On Tuesday, Coppell tennis defeated Hebron, 16-3. Coppell’s confidence in the tournament led its team to ultimately win the victory against long standing opponent, Hebron. After a successful set of...

Coppell tennis starter Riki Koshimizu warms up for practice on Thursday during fourth period. Koshimizu has been on the Coppell tennis team since his freshman year on JV1 and moved up to varsity within a year.

Koshimizu utilizes ‘double-edged sword’ in tennis rise (with video)

Varshitha Korrapolu, Communications Manager September 13, 2021

A naive, confident sophomore steps up to the tennis court, ready to defeat his opponent. A sense of fire is replicated by the triple digit heat in his face, but also in his game. Coppell sophomore...

Coppell junior Lakshana Parasuraman and Coppell senior Nandini Thallapareddy won both sets with scores of 6-3, 7-6 at Saturday’s doubles match against Tyler Legacy’s Audrey Deatherage and Sara Fry.

Tennis cruises to victory against East Texas foe

Anette Varghese, Student Life Editor September 12, 2021

Yesterday, Coppell tennis defeated Tyler Legacy  in a 17-2. The matchup was not a district match, so it did not improve its ranking, but it did serve as the perfect grounds for experimenting with their...

Coppell senior Nandini Thallapareddy and junior Lakshana Parasuraman celebrate a volley against Ursuline Academy at the CHS Tennis Center on Aug. 20. The Coppell tennis team defeated Dallas Jesuit and Ursuline Academy with a combined score of 15-4.

Tennis to face off against Tyler Legacy

Anette Varghese, Student Life Editor September 10, 2021

Coppell tennis hosts Tyler Legacy at the CHS Tennis Center tomorrow at 10 a.m. Following a loss against Marcus on Tuesday , 10-9, and against Plano West on Aug. 31, 16-3, the Coppell tennis team has...

Coppell junior Lakshana Parasuraman serves against Plano during a doubles girls match on Tuesday. The Coppell tennis team defeated Plano, 17-2.

Coppell defeats Plano with doubles victories

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief August 25, 2021

Both set points for Coppell mixed doubles team junior Lindsay Patton and senior Cason Cole, at 5-3 in the second set, were put to a quick stop by a dominating Plano senior Herman Aguirre at the net.  Had...

Coppell senior Vinay Patel hits a backhand against Dallas Jesuit sophomore Alex Park on Friday at the Coppell High School Tennis Center. Coppell Tennis defeated Dallas Jesuit and Ursuline Academy with a combined score of 15-4.

A pickle juice savior

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief August 22, 2021

When Coppell senior Vinay Patel went down after a precarious slide during his singles match, the immediate consensus amongst the watching Coppell tennis team on his diagnosis was another case of the cramping...

Coppell senior Siddarth Bellubbi plays a set during tennis practice on May 5 at the CHS Tennis Center. The Coppell tennis team plays Dallas Jesuit and Ursuline Academy today at 4 p.m. at the CHS Tennis Center.

Coppell lined up to face Jesuit, Ursuline

Anjali Krishna, Executive Editor-in-Chief August 20, 2021

“At the beginning of the season, it was looking pretty rough,” Coppell senior Vinay Patel said. “Rough” was constituted by an expected 15-4 win against Abilene, followed by losses to Abilene...

Coppell High School junior Siddarth Bellubbi and New Tech High @ Coppell junior Cason Cole  have been friends since elementary school and doubles partners for 11 years. The pair did taekwondo together before transitioning into playing tennis.

40 – friendship

Sapna Amin, Staff Writer April 28, 2021

In the intense gap of sound the tennis ball makes before bouncing off another racket and bonding over Roger Federer as their role model, the friendship of Coppell junior Sid Bellubbi and New Tech @ Coppell...

Video: Go serve or go home – Jasmine Durrant’s tennis practice

Neveah Jones, Photographer November 5, 2020

Coppell tennis player junior Jasmine Durant serves at practice on Thursday at the CHS Tennis Center. Durrant has been playing tennis since seventh grade and was previously on JV1 but now has moved to varsity. 

Coppell senior co-captain Rishita Uppuluri hits a backhand during her doubles match against Marcus on Sept. 18, 2018 as a sophomore. Uppuluri values the relationships she has created during her four years on varsity tennis more than winning or losing. (Sidekick file photo)

Four-year letterman values relationships with relentless play on court

Varshitha Korrapolu, Staff Writer November 5, 2020

As she stepped on to the tennis court, she was unsure of what the future held. Astonishment, shock and happiness rushed inside of her when Rishita Uppuluri found out she made the Coppell varsity tennis...

Coppell senior co-captain Rishita Uppuluri approaches a forehand against Prosper on Monday night at T Bar M Racquet Club in Dallas. Coppell won 10-2, clenching the Class 6A Region I bi-district title and advancing to area later this week.

Tennis triumphs in bi-district match against Prosper

Trisha Atluri, Advertising/Circulation Manager October 28, 2020

On Monday, Coppell tennis defeated Prosper in the first round of the Class 6A Region I playoffs with a score of 10-2. The win means Coppell advances in the playoffs. The match was originally scheduled...

Coppell senior Kunal Seetha hits a forehand against Plano West on Sept. 25 at the CHS Tennis Center. Coppell will be playing Prosper in Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs today.

Tennis to face off against Prosper in bi-district playoffs

Trisha Atluri, Advertising/Circulation Manager October 26, 2020

Coppell tennis will be playing the first bi-district match against Prosper at the T Bar M Racquet Club at 8 p.m. today.  By defeating Flower Mound last Tuesday, Coppell finished second in District...

Load More Stories