Coppell Student Media

Cowboys take 9-3 win over Eagles, Polk goes yard on two-run shot

Cowboys take 9-3 win over Eagles, Polk goes yard on two-run shot

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Last night’s baseball game ended in a 9-3 Coppell victory over Richardson. The Cowboys got nine runs off of nine hits, including a two-run home run hit by sophomore catcher Hudson Polk.   Although senior left fielder Anthony Villalobos and junior center fielder Blake Jackson led off the...

Quest for a title

Quest for a title

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 24, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Baseball team triumphs over Skyline in one-hitter, run rule on Senior Night

Baseball team triumphs over Skyline in one-hitter, run rule on Senior Night

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

Prior to Friday night’s baseball game, which ended with the Cowboys run ruling Skyline 12-2, the fans in the stands and players in the dugout took the opportunity to appreciate the senior players and their commitment to the team.   Senior players were lined up across the diamond, escorted by par...

Cowboys’ season shaken up by Rattlers

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 22, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

GEORGETOWN - It all happened in the blink of an eye, if a blink lasted three minutes. In the first minutes of the second half of the Class 6A semifinals, the Rattlers of Ronald Reagan High School in San Antonio scored two goals to take the lead over Coppell.   With another goal late in the gam...

Video: Coppell boys soccer on its journey to state

Video: Coppell boys soccer on its journey to state

Nick Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Hao commits to UPENN through fencing

Hao commits to UPENN through fencing

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Ever since the fourth grade, Coppell High School junior Grace Hao has always held a foil (fencing sword) in her hand after school. Recently, Hao committed to University of Pennsylvania through fencing.   “I feel good, there is no pressure anymore,” Hao said. “I am less nervous about ...

Lady Dragons’ flame lives on in playoffs

Lady Dragons’ flame lives on in playoffs

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 18, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

ROUND ROCK - In the 55th minute and the 55th second of the Class 6A Region II semifinals, the Round Rock girls soccer team put in the first and only goal of the match against Coppell.   Twenty-five minutes later, Round Rock was moving on to the regional finals.   The Cowgirls ...

Cowgirls walk off with thrilling win over Lady Rams

Cowgirls walk off with thrilling win over Lady Rams

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

With the Coppell softball team stuck in a tie against Berkner in the bottom of the seventh inning, the crowd was on the edge of their seats the entire game, eyes glued to the field.   The Cowgirls’ perfect district record was hanging by a thread. But with an RBI from junior center f...

Column: The overexertion strikes back: A fracture in life (Part III)

Column: The overexertion strikes back: A fracture in life (Part III)

Reid Valentine, Sports Copy Editor

April 18, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Sports Columns, Spring Sports

Something was wrong. I could not walk without a grimace, I could not throw a baseball without a yelp and I could not swing a bat hard enough to get the ball out of the infield.   I was injured.   The pain shooting down my spine and leg was originating from a bilateral stress fra...

Cowboys double down on Tigers, earns ticket to Georgetown

Cowboys double down on Tigers, earns ticket to Georgetown

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 17, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

ROUND ROCK - For the Coppell boys soccer team, late goals and low-scoring games seem to be a pattern. With a goal in double overtime by junior midfielder Jeremy Basso in the Class Region II semifinals and a corner-kick goal late in the regional championship by senior forward Marshall Board, the Cowboy...

CHS softball to honor teachers at game against Berkner

CHS softball to honor teachers at game against Berkner

Pramika Kadari, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

Often, teachers help students in many aspects of their life other than school. On Tuesday at 7 p.m., each Coppell varsity softball team member will choose one teacher to honor at their home game against Berkner because it is their teacher appreciation game.   Players will select whichever...

Pre-game rituals get athletes’ heads right before games

Pre-game rituals get athletes’ heads right before games

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

With a playoff match just minutes away, the Coppell boys soccer team can be found kicking around a hacky sack and casually chatting with each other on one side of the locker room. The atmosphere is eased, with the laughter and commotion from teammates filling the air in the background. But before it is ti...