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Boys soccer makes big statement with upset of top-ranked Marcus

Coppell’s bench erupts with celebration as the final whistle is blown at Buddy Echols Field on Tuesday against Marcus. Coppell won, 2-1, against Marcus, the No. 1 team in Texas.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

The clock had just hit the 10 minute mark and the scoreboard was tied. The Coppell bench was on its feet and the stands behind held the same wary air.  The Cowboys had never needed a goal as bad as now this season. The team was face-to-face with Marcus, the No. 1 team in Class 6A with a near spot...

Cowgirls look to bounce back from loss

Coppell junior forward Jojo Alonzo wins a header against Flower Mound on Feb. 11 at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowgirls face Irving tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

March 5, 2020

The Coppell girls soccer team faces Irving tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.  The Cowgirls sit in third place in District 6-6A with a 7-3-1 record, having fallen to second place Flower Mound Marcus on Tuesday, 4-0.  “We didn’t start off strong but throughout the game, our intensity, our style o...

Spoor racing towards running future

Coppell senior Shelby Spoor signs to Louisiana State University for track and cross country beside her parents, Coppell boys golf and assistant cross country coach Jason Spoor and Leia Spoor, in the CHS Arena on Feb. 5. Spoor signed to LSU after considering various offers from universities throughout Texas.

Jillian Moore, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

Beginning running in elementary school, Coppell High School senior Shelby Spoor developed a tremendous love for running both cross country and track and has used this love to foster enthusiasm and support within her team. Finding her love of running at a young age, Spoor began in elementary school a...

Coppell & Marcus tournament prepping softball before district season

Coppell junior shortstop Sydney Ingle looks to throw at the Coppell ISD Softball Complex last season. The Cowgirls are hosting its first tournament from Thursday to Saturday at the CISD Softball Complex. Sidekick file photo.

Anika Arutla, Social Media Manager

March 4, 2020

The Coppell softball team is hosting this year’s Coppell & Marcus tournament at the Coppell ISD Softball Complex, which will bring an end to its preseason. The tournament starts tomorrow and leads into Friday and Saturday. Coppell plays Waxahachie on tomorrow at 3 p.m., Aledo on Friday at 3 p.m., Enn...

The Sportlight: Pandey shooting for varsity position

Sarah Habib, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell sophomore JV1 guard Tia Pandey was selected. Follow Sarah (@Sarah.hab1) and @CHSCampusNews on Twitter....

Cowboys hoping for dominant performance against Frisco

Coppell junior midfielder Andrew Sullivan gains possession against St. John's on Friday at Coppell Middle School North. The Cowboys take on Frisco at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Coppell Middle School North.

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

Coming off a strong performance against St. John’s, the Coppell boys lacrosse team plays Frisco at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at Coppell Middle School North. The Cowboys are using the lessons taught from their season’s only two losses in Austin to prepare them going into this game and into the rest of th...

Softball gearing up for Midlothian before Coppell & Marcus tournament

Coppell sophomore pitcher Rhyan Pogue pitches last season at the Coppell ISD Softball Complex. Coppell plays Midlothian at 7 p.m. at the Coppell ISD Softball Complex.

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

The Coppell softball team plays Midlothian on tomorrow at the Coppell ISD Softball Complex. This is the last game before the Coppell & Marcus tournament, which will draw the end to the preseason. “This game, like the rest, is good practice for our district games,” Coppell senior first basem...

Boys soccer to face powerhouse Marcus, look to hold playoff spot

Boys soccer to face powerhouse Marcus, look to hold playoff spot

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 2, 2020

The Coppell boys soccer team is prepping up to face District 6-6A leader Marcus tomorrow at Buddy Echols Field at 7:30 p.m.  The Cowboys had a poor start in the first half of district play, standing second to last with a 1-4-2 record. But with three straight wins into the second half of district ...

Video: Coppell defeats MacArthur

Video: Coppell defeats MacArthur

Kyah Jones, Staff Photographer

March 2, 2020