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Play of Skyline guard too much to overcome in blowout loss

Play of Skyline guard too much to overcome in blowout loss

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

February 5, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

At 6’5”, 180 pounds, Skyline senior point guard Marcus Garrett is a matchup nightmare for any opposing guard. On Friday night, his combination of length,  a smooth shot and a deadly crossover was on full display, as he helped the Raiders to a 64-45 win over the Coppell boys basketball team in the CHS...

Second half efforts not enough in tough district loss

Second half efforts not enough in tough district loss

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

February 1, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

It was the comeback that just never quite was.   The Coppell basketball team, after trailing by 11 at the half to Richardson Berkner, showed its fight to open the second half with five threes and an and-one transition layup to tie the game up at 34.   Yet the barrage from downtown ...

Cowgirls take win in their bond, match against Lake Highlands

Cowgirls take win in their bond, match against Lake Highlands

Amelia Vanyo, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

As the varsity girls soccer match against Lake Highlands began on Tuesday evening at Buddy Echols Field, the Cowgirls pushed against the wind to keep the ball on the opponent's half, scoring three times to close the score at 3-0 at the end of the second half, taking their record a step higher wi...

3 military signees, 4 girls soccer players amongst Signing Day festivities

3 military signees, 4 girls soccer players amongst Signing Day festivities

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

February 1, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Football, Girls Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports, Track and Field, Winter Sports

“It just gives me chills, thinking about it.”   To say senior football player Kevin Madigan was excited to sign his letter of intent with Army West Point would be an understatement. But for him and two other Coppell athletes of the 12 who participated in National Signing Day in the Cop...

Cowgirls roll White from start in blowout win

Cowgirls roll White from start in blowout win

Rachel Choi, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports

  Right from the get-go, the Coppell girls basketball team meant business. On Friday night in the Coppell arena, the Cowgirls scored 10 points in the first two minutes to go up big over W.T. White, where they would eventually win, 62-11.   The scoring opened  for Coppell after senior power forward Abby Meyer made the fi...

Defensive efforts not enough in emotional loss, elimination from state tournament

Defensive efforts not enough in emotional loss, elimination from state tournament

Marcus Krum and Joseph Krum

January 30, 2017


Filed under Hockey, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

FRISCO - Within just two minutes, everything changed.   The Coppell hockey team, with a one goal lead in the third period against McKinney, gave up two goals in two minutes, which flipped the lead and propelled the Lions to a 4-2 win over the Cowboys at the Dr Pepper StarCenter in Frisco. ...

Junior’s two goals lead rally in district opener (with video)

Junior’s two goals lead rally in district opener (with video)

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

January 28, 2017


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell boys soccer team is not used to deficits.   In fact, the team only trailed once in last years playoff run, falling behind 2-1 in the bi-district round at Mansfield before coming back to win 4-2. Yet even with their lack of experience facing adversity, the Cowboys battled back fr...

Heartbreaking loss gives Cowboys first round troubles

Heartbreaking loss gives Cowboys first round troubles

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

January 28, 2017


Filed under Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

EULESS- It just squeaked right by.   The final shot in Friday night’s 2-1 overtime loss for the Coppell hockey team barely snuck past senior goalkeeper Ethan Williams to give Frisco the win in the first round of the Texas Amateur Hockey Association State Tournament.   Despite the ...

Intensity breeds success: Performance Course coach uses energy to impact lives (with video)

Intensity breeds success: Performance Course coach uses energy to impact lives (with video)

Reid Valentine, Staff writer

January 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Coppell Performance Course coordinator Stephen Baca is insane.   He has to be. No normal human being wakes up 4:45 a.m., then leading a high intensity workout an hour later with an energy level comparable to a toddler on Red Bull.   “I take my dog out,” Baca said. “Then I g...

Stellar first quarter gives life in blowout victory

Stellar first quarter gives life in blowout victory

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

January 21, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Getting behind the Lake Highlands defense, Coppell High School senior guard Abby Johnson caught a pass under the basket and easily finishing with a layup. This shot capped a 14-0 run to start the game for Coppell, giving the Cowgirls a lead they would never look back from, as they would go on to defeat...

Despite flat start, Cowgirls surge for dominant win

Despite flat start, Cowgirls surge for dominant win

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

January 21, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Sometimes, when things just do not go as planned, it is best to just take things into your own hands.   That is exactly what Coppell High School senior defender Sarah Houchin did when she dribbled through multiple Cedar Hill defenders to net a goal of her own, the fourth in the Cowgirls so...

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