Coppell Student Media

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Coach’s Box: Dyson running Cowgirls with experiences coaching champions

Coach’s Box: Dyson running Cowgirls with experiences coaching champions

Tracy Tran, Staff Writer/Photographer

March 25, 2020

Coppell softball coach Mike Dyson is in his fifth year of coaching at Coppell High School. Under Dyson, who previously coached at Frisco Centennial and Irving Nimitz, the Cowgirls advanced to playoffs in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.   When did you become the head coach of the Coppell team? Fi...

Faith, family, ferocity: Bases loaded for Ingle

Faith, family, ferocity: Bases loaded for Ingle

Anjali Krishna, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

For Coppell junior shortstop Sydney Ingle, softball means sisterhood.  As a team captain for the Cowgirls and an integral part of the Cowgirls’ dynamic, the most important thing for Ingle about the game is her team. “Having eight other girls who are like your sisters that you get to grow with, es...

Athletes utilizing resources to stay fit without school practice

Athletes utilizing resources to stay fit without school practice

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

March 20, 2020

Following UIL direction, all school practices and use of school facilities (including open gym and open weight room) outside of school hours have been suspended due to concerns about spreading the coronavirus. As Coppell ISD has canceled school through April 3, this leaves athletes without a class pe...

The Sportlight: Haydek fostering enthusiasm to help others through lacrosse

The Sportlight: Haydek fostering enthusiasm to help others through lacrosse

Jillian Moore, Staff Writer

March 16, 2020

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell sophomore midfielder JV lacrosse player Alex Haydek was selected. Follow Jillian @jillianmoore_ and @SidekickSports on Twitter....

Cowgirls make strong showing in Coppell & Marcus Tournament

Cowgirls make strong showing in Coppell & Marcus Tournament

Anjali Krishna, Staff Writer

March 8, 2020

Following Cedar Hill’s surge in the fourth inning, the Cowgirls proved resilient, bouncing back to slug their way to a victory. Wrapping up the Coppell & Marcus tournament, the Coppell softball team beat Cedar Hill, 7-5. “After they got the lead, we were all ready to come back in and get some [run...

Cowboys claw Blackbears in dominating performance

Cowboys claw Blackbears in dominating performance

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer

March 7, 2020

On a cool, breezy Thursday night, the Coppell boys lacrosse team took on the Frisco Blackbears at Coppell Middle School North, winning, 15-7. Going into the game, the Cowboys knew that they were going to be matching up with a physical and talented Frisco team. “[Frisco] is a good team across the boa...

Parlier, Patel extend tournament win-streak to three

Parlier, Patel extend tournament win-streak to three

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer

March 7, 2020

The Coppell Breakout Tournament was played at the CHS Tennis Center throughout yesterday. In the home tournament, Coppell senior Clark Parlier and sophomore Vinay Patel continued their dominance with a first place finish in boys A doubles.  “We came in as the No. 1 seed and had an expectation to hold,...

Cowgirls surge over Waxahachie in first Coppell & Marcus Tournament game

Cowgirls surge over Waxahachie in first Coppell & Marcus Tournament game

Anika Arutla, Social Media Manager

March 6, 2020

While students sat in their fourth period classes yesterday, the Coppell softball team hosted its first tournament this year and won, 6-3, against Waxahachie in the process. The Coppell & Marcus Tournament is being held at the Coppell ISD Softball Complex from Thursday to Saturday and will br...

Spoor racing towards running future

Spoor racing towards running future

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 & Marcus tournament prepping softball before district season

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...

Three school records fall at Coppell Relays

Three school records fall at Coppell Relays

Anjali Krishna, Staff Writer

March 1, 2020

Rounding the turn towards the end of the boys 3,200-meter run, air rushes from the lungs of Coppell junior Evan Caswell. After crossing the finish line, he stumbles momentarily, then is crowded into line with the rest of his competitors to record his time, 19:17.07.  Caswell set the first of three ...