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Coppell senior midfielders Bain Carter, Tyler Wendel and Jacob Dashner embrace after fulltime is called in the 2021 THSLL State Championship on Sunday at George Turner Stadium in Humble. Coppell became the THSLL Class A State Champions after defeating Dallas St. Mark’s, 10-8, and Vandergrift, 5-4, in the Class A State Championships on Saturday, at Kingwood High School, and Sunday, at George Turner Stadium.

Lacrosse becomes state champion after defeating Vandergrift in a physically heated, low-scoring affair

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer May 11, 2021

In a humid weekend trip to Humble, Coppell played in the THSLL Class A State Championship round and faced both Dallas St. Mark’s and Austin Vandergrift as the underdog. The Cowboys embraced their...

Coppell sophomore shortstop TJ Pompey runs to second against Flower Mound on April 27 at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. Pompey received a scholarship offer from Texas Tech and verbally committed in December.

Shortstop sets sight on tall dreams

Sally Parampottil, Executive Editor-in-Chief May 10, 2021

Captain /kap-tuhn, -tin/ noun / a person who is at the head of or in authority over others; chief; leader.  When fielding, he stands between second and third base. When batting, he walks up to “Sum...

Coppell senior first baseman David Jeon and the Cowboys celebrate his run at Denton Guyer yesterday. Coppell beat Guyer at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex, 2-0, in Game 1 on Thursday and,  8-4, in Game 2 at Guyer last night to advance to the Class 6A Region I area playoffs.

Hot at-bats from Vernars, Castillo leads baseball to bi-district sweep of Guyer

Torie Peck and Meer Mahfuz May 9, 2021

DENTON- The strong offense and defense of the Coppell baseball team faced tough competition on Thursday and Friday against Denton Guyer. Winning the first game, 2-0, and second game, 8-4, Coppell advances...

The Sports Breakdown

The Sports Breakdown

Neveah Jones, Photographer May 6, 2021

The Sports Breakdown features players sharing their strategies and plays behind one of their games to help viewers get a better understanding of how the game went about.  This week, The Sidekick staff...

Coppell junior third baseman Walker Polk slides after attempting a steal against Lewisville at Cowboys Field on April 13 at Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. The Cowboys play Denton Guyer in a best-of-three series in the Class 6A bi-district playoffs with the first game tomorrow at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex, with first pitch at 7:30 p.m., followed by a trip to Guyer on Friday, with first pitch at 7:30 and Game 3 game on Saturday, if necessary.

Baseball takes on Guyer in 16th consecutive playoff appearance

Torie Peck and Meer Mahfuz May 5, 2021

After a challenging start to its season, the Coppell baseball team put in the work to return to postseason. Early parts of the season were highlighted by scoring few runs and splitting series but the team...

Coppell senior midfielder Jacob Dashner and senior forward Dylan Colon celebrate a goal against Houston Strake Jesuit during the Class A Super Regionals at the Allen High School Track and Field Stadium on Sunday. Coppell defeated Strake Jesuit, 13-5, and is moving on to the Class A Championships, playing St. Marks in Houston next Saturday at Kingwood High School, with faceoff at 2:30 p.m.

End of second quarter flurry propels lacrosse past Strake Jesuit into state championship round

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer May 3, 2021

ALLEN- The first half seemed to be closed with Coppell holding a four goal lead over Houston Strake Jesuit. After four goals in the first quarter, only one goal was scored in the second quarter and...

Coppell senior midfielders Bain Carter and Canon Peters defend against Episcopal School of Dallas senior midfielder Reed Landin at Lesley Field on April 21. The Cowboys will host the second game of the THSLL Class A 2021 Championship at the Allen High School Track and Field Stadium against the winner of Houston Strake Jesuit and Cy Woods on Sunday, with faceoff at 1 p.m.

Lax advances to second round after Round Rock forfeits super regional over COVID-19 concerns

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

For the Coppell boys lacrosse team, the plan was to play in the first Class A Super Regional game against Round Rock hours before prom on Saturday. The plan was to take home a playoff victory and celebrate...

Coppell junior Taylor Ingle sticks her landing on her uneven bar routine on Saturday at the Texas Dreams Gym. Ingle and her Texas Dream Level 10 counterparts advanced into the Level 10 National Championships in Daytona Beach, Fla. on May 14-16 after placing in the top seven at the regional meet in Lubbock on April 15-16.

Gymnastics places first at state, advances three Coppell girls to nationals

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer April 28, 2021

In the summer of 2020, the Level 10 Elite team for Texas Dreams Gymnastics was removed from its gym for two months because of the pandemic and the girls experienced an incredibly long, disruptive break...

Coppell senior pitcher Tim Malone pitches against Flower Mound yesterday at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. The Cowboys defeated Flower Mound, 11-7.

Pitching hinders Flower Mound in high scoring matchup

Sally Parampottil, Executive Editor-in-Chief April 28, 2021

The stands were more packed than normal, at least to Coppell coach Ryan Howard. A combination of Teacher Appreciation Night, a matchup between the second and third place teams in District 6-6A and the...

Coppell senior first baseman David Jeon covers first base against Lewisville on April 13 at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex.. The Cowboys host Flower Mound tomorrow at 7:30 p.m.

Baseball faces Flower Mound in final district home game

Sally Parampottil, Executive Editor-in-Chief April 26, 2021

With a playoff spot clinched, the Coppell baseball team's only question left is whether or not it will take the first place standing in District 6-6A. The Cowboys face Flower Mound tomorrow at the Coppell...

Coppell sophomore shortstop TJ Pompey hits against Plano East senior pitcher Ben Livingston. The Cowboys defeated Plano East yesterday, 9-0, at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex.

A clean sweep: Cowboys defeat Plano East in back-to-back shutouts

Torie Peck, Staff Writer April 25, 2021

The Coppell baseball team held the lead in the bottom of the third as Coppell senior first baseman Chayton Krauss stepped up to the plate. After a strike off a pitch by Plano East senior Pitcher Ben Livingston,...

Coppell senior right fielder Will Rodman slides onto third base against Lewisville on April 13. The Cowboys host Plano East tonight at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex, first pitch at 7:30 p.m.

Looking forward: Cowboys face Plano East in fight to secure playoffs

Torie Peck, Staff Writer April 23, 2021

The Coppell baseball team came on top against Plano East on Tuesday night thanks to a no-hitter by Coppell senior pitcher Chayton Krauss. The Cowboys host Plano East tonight at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball...

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