Coppell Student Media

Davis finds redemption as Cowboys chase off Mustangs

Davis finds redemption as Cowboys chase off Mustangs

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

September 1, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

As the line got into stance and senior Caden Davis prepared to kick the game-winning field goal, he realized he had an opportunity. An opportunity not only to win the game for his team, but also the opportunity for redemption himself.   In the end, the opportunity paid off.   With one second left in the game between the Coppell football team and Sachse, Davis kicked a 57-ya...

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...

Montgomery overtakes Cowboys in area series to end Coppell’s title dreams

Montgomery overtakes Cowboys in area series to end Coppell’s title dreams

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

In the seventh inning of Friday evening’s second baseball game against the Montgomery Bears at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex,  the Cowboys began to rally from a three run deficit. Coppell senior left fielder Anthony Villalobos led off with a well-hit home run amd junior center fielder B...

Cowboys shutout Rangers in first round, Gunter throws no-hitter

Cowboys shutout Rangers in first round, Gunter throws no-hitter

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

McKINNEY - The Coppell baseball team was victorious over the Naaman Forest Rangers on Friday at McKinney North in an 11-0 win in the Class 6A bi-district playoffs.   In the bottom of the final inning, senior pitcher Rye Gunter struck out the final hitter swinging on three fastballs, endin...

The home stretch: Three track athletes qualify for state

The home stretch: Three track athletes qualify for state

May 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Track and Field

As track season comes to a close, the Coppell Cowboys and Cowgirls will be sending senior high jumper Philip Frank, sophomore 800-meter runner Jackson Walker and freshman 800-meter runner Morgan Colon to state after a successful overall season.   “On the boy's side of things the varsity [...

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...

Back home: Schnell accepts head position for Cowboys basketball

Back home: Schnell accepts head position for Cowboys basketball

Reid Valentine, Sports Copy Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

It has been three years since coach Clint Schnell left his position as Coppell freshman basketball coach to take the boys head coaching position at Arlington Martin, and this fall he will make his return as the varsity head coach.   Under the guidance of Schnell, the Martin Warriors posted a 66-3...