Coppell Student Media

Fantasy Football Updates

September 23, 2009

Filed under Sports, Sports Blog

I sat down Monday night to watch the Indianapolis Colts battle the Miami Dolphins. I needed one thing to happen for my first two fantasy weekends to be a perfect 6-0. It was simple. Usually when you play fantasy you’re looking for one player to have nice stats but the other team to win, more complex....

Soccer campout tradition continues

September 23, 2009

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By Caitlin Conner Staff Writer Every Friday morning as students walk across the parking lot, they can’t help but notice the large tent sitting to the right of the main entrance along with a group of fatigued, scraggly boys sitting in lawn chairs. These students are carrying out what has been known for...

NFL Power Rankings

September 23, 2009

Filed under Sports, Sports Blog

Power Rankings through week 2 1. Baltimore – A new stabilized offense with that great defense. 2. Minnesota – I wish someone gave me 12.5 million to handoff to Adrian Peterson. 3. NY Jets – The Jets have blitzed their way to 2-0, Mark Sanchez is only going to better. 4. Atlanta – Relati...

Cowboys stomp Weatherford Kangaroos 42-0

September 19, 2009

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by Blake Seitz Sports Editor On homecoming, 2008, the Cowboys defeated Weatherford 49-6. This year’s game on the Kangaroo’s turf held less importance than last year’s, without the garish display of mums and garters, but yielded a similar result: the Cowboys won, 42-0. Junior running back Cam M...

Week 2 NFL picks

September 18, 2009

Filed under Sports, Sports Blog

The Sidekick sports writers' Travis Bremner, Nathan Reck and Blake Seitz pick the winners of week two's NFL matchups. Read More »...

Coppell defeats Highland Park in rainy weather

September 14, 2009

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By Andy Tabor Staff Writer The Cowboys were big winners Friday night at Buddy Echols Field against Highland Park as Coppell improved to 3-0 with a 41-20 victory over the favored Scots. The game started out sloppy after a rain delay pushed game time back an hour.  Rain steadily poured down on...

Hockey player Teemu Tiitinen skates into class of 2010

September 11, 2009

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By Luciana Mendes Staff Writer Starting off the year at a new school is always frightening. However, senior Teemu Tiitinen joins the Coppell class of 2010 with a bright perspective on the upcoming year. “It’s not easy coming into a brand new school as a senior,” Tiitinen said. “Everyone...

Offensive line carries heavy burden

September 9, 2009

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By Nathan Reck Assistant Sports Editor The running back, quarterback and even the wide receivers get credit when an offense is clicking, but when an offense stumbles it always seems to fall on the offensive line’s shoulders. Whether it is fair or not for them to take the fall for a sputtering off...

Cowboys defense shines against Jesuit Rangers

September 8, 2009

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By Nathan Reck Assistant Sports Editor The Cowboys gave their fans something to cheer about once again with a 38-17 victory over the Jesuit Rangers, bringing the Cowboys to a perfect 2-0 record. The defense continued to shine after posting a shutout against South Garland a week prior they held Jesu...

Cowboys to duel Rangers Friday night

September 4, 2009

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by Blake Seitz Sports Editor UPDATE: Click here to read about the game. Cowboys football hope to capitalize from the momentum gained after last week’s 45-0 rout of South Garland in tomorrow’s game at Jesuit. A win would make them 2-0 in non-district play Jesuit won their first matchup of the s...

Cowgirls get back on track with two victories Tuesday

September 2, 2009

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By Andy Tabor The Coppell Cowgirls won every game in both matches on Sep. 1. It was a dominating performance from start to finish for the Cowgirls who are now 21-4. The first match was against Keller with Coppell winning 25-17, 25-19 and 25-12. It was a successful match with much consistency and high intensity. Against Mansfield Summit the Cowgirls romped 25-1...

Coppell beats South Garland 45-0

August 29, 2009

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Blake Seitz Sports Editor In its debut game of the 2009 season, Cowboys football epitomized the axiom ‘Out with the old, in with the new.’ With new head coach Joe McBride at the helm, newly-starting senior quarterback Hayden Hawk under center and newly-starting junior running back Cam McDaniel close behind, they led the team to a 45-0 rout of South Garland. In...