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Coppell takes down Marcus in important 6-5A showdown Image and video hosting by TinyPic

October 26, 2009


Filed under News, Sports

By Andy Tabor The Coppell Cowboy football team beat Flower Mound Marcus 42-21 in a statement win for the Cowboys. Coming off of a shaky win against Hebron, the Cowboys left no doubt that they were the better team against Marcus Friday night. Once again, junior running back Cam McDaniel put on a...

Townley’s career ended due to accident, injuries

October 26, 2009


Filed under Sports

  By Natalie Hill, Centerspread Editor Everyone has a passion, a dream or something that makes their days bearable. For senior Taylor Townley, football is what made his days complete until Aug. 9, a summer night that changed his life. During a late drive home from Brownsville, Townley and fellow senior Taylor Heifetz, were in an accident which con...

Coppell faces Marcus in heavyweight battle

October 23, 2009


Filed under Sports, Sports Blog

Tonight under the lights in Lewisville two distrcit 6-5A teams sitting in the middle of the pack at 1-1 in district play will fight for an inside track to the playoffs. With three weeks left in the regular season the winner of tonights game greatly increases their chances at making the playoffs, while...

Week 7 NFL picks

October 23, 2009


Filed under Sports

The Sidekick sports’ writers Travis Bremner, Nathan Reck, Blake Seitz and Andy Tabor pick their winners for week 7 in the NFL. Editor-in-chief Daphne Chen, in all her football knowledge, is the guest picker this week.                                       ...

NFL Power Rankings

October 23, 2009


Filed under Sports

Power Rankings through week 6 New Orleans (5-0) – A giant blowout in New Orleans says a lot. Minnesota (6-0) – A near defensive collapse has me a little worried. Indianapolis (5-0) – Bye: 0-6 St. Louis awaits. Denver (6-0) – Broncos continue to find ways to win. NY Giants (5-1) – Despite...

Tennis claims district

October 20, 2009


Filed under Sports, Sports Blog

By Travis Bremner Staff Writer     Coppell has eclipsed tennis dominance.  Both varsity and junior varsity teams claim district titles at the Coppell Tennis Center last night against Flower Mound. The Cowboys and Cowgirls earned 10 wins to the Jaguars five. In girls’ doubles, Coppell...

No excuses, Sooners.

October 19, 2009


Filed under Sports, Sports Blog

By Travis Bremner Staff Writer I had to work during the Texas-Oklahoma football game on Saturday afternoon. I wasn’t too unhappy with that simply because I signed up ESPN mobile text alerts for my cell phone and I get score updates after each quarter. My brother, Adam, texts me at about 11:30...

Cowboys outlast hawks in double OT

October 18, 2009


Filed under Sports

By Nathan Reck Assistant Sports Editor The cowboys entered Buddy Echols field Friday to face the hawks looking to get back on track after suffering their first loss of the season to the Southlake Carroll dragons in their district opener. After four quarters of play though the cowboys had not reached...

Week 6 NFL picks

October 18, 2009


Filed under Sports

Please excuse the lateness of the picks. As usual, The Sidekick sports' writers Travis Bremner, Nathan Reck and Blake Seitz pick their winners for week 6 in the NFL. Andy Tabor did not select this week. The guest picker this week is Colts fan Wren Culp. Read More »...

Cowboy Gameday: For McBrides, coaching is all in the family

October 16, 2009


Filed under Sports

District 6-5A football: Hebron (3-3, 0-1) vs. Coppell (5-1, 0-1), 7:30 p.m. Friday at Buddy Echols Field By Caitlin Conner Staff Writer Although brothers Kirk and Joe McBride never got to play together during high school, they now stand together now on the sidelines at Coppell High School. Joe,...

Loss at Southlake inflicts multiple wounds for Coppell volleyball

October 14, 2009


Filed under Photos, Sports

By Andy Tabor Staff Writer The Coppell Cowgirls lost in four games to Southlake Carroll last night in four games 28-30, 31-29, 20-25, and 25-18.  The bigger loss was Deirdre Pajares for the year after she suffered a torn acl in the middle of the second game. Pajares is committed to New Mexico St...

Dallas Cowboys practice at Buddy Echols Field

October 14, 2009


Filed under Photos, Sports, Student Life

By Andy Tabor Staff Writer The Dallas Cowboys used the Coppell Cowboys football stadium for Wednesday's practice.  With rain drenching both Cowboy practice fields, Coppell was the best choice for Dallas to use. "Coppell has always been hospitable to the Dallas Cowboys," Public Relations Director Ri...

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