Coppell Student Media

Baseball team opens series at home against W.T. White

Baseball team opens series at home against W.T. White

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018

Coppell returns to Cowboy Field tonight as it hosts W.T. White at 5 p.m.   The Cowboys cruised past Lake Highlands in a 10-1 victory last Thursday night in Dallas, bringing Coppell’s district 5-6A record to 6-0 and their overall to 18-3-1.   At last Tuesday’s game at home, Cow...

Coppell takes first game against Lake Highlands

Coppell takes first game against Lake Highlands

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

Though Coppell was victorious in the first game of a two game series against the Lake Highlands Wildcats at home Monday night, it was apparent, according to Cowboys head coach Kendall Clark, it was not their best performance of the season.   Coppell senior pitcher and LSU signee Rye Gunter kept the Wildca...

Cowboys corral Mustangs for sweep in series

Cowboys corral Mustangs for sweep in series

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

March 25, 2018

Coppell concluded a two-game sweep of J.J. Pearce in District 9-6A with a 7-1 victory Friday night at Cowboy Field.   The Cowboys had six hits, including one solo home run hit by third baseman Kalen Clark.   “We got the best result we could ask for,” Clark said. “[The home run] felt r...

Run-rule win leaves Cowboys with high hopes

Run-rule win leaves Cowboys with high hopes

Nicholas Pranske and Sofia Guerrero

March 12, 2018

After a nine-run rally in the third inning, the Coppell baseball team walked off the field at the end of the game victoriously with a 13-1 win over Denton Guyer in the books at Cowboy Field.   The Cowboys played the Wildcats on Friday as a part of a weekend tournament.   In the botto...

State-ranked Cowboys get final tuneup before starting district action

State-ranked Cowboys get final tuneup before starting district action

Sofia Guerrero, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

After traveling to tournaments at McKinney Boyd and Brenham, the Coppell boys baseball team finally gets to take its home field in a six-game tournament at Cowboy Field.     The Cowboys will take on Flower Mound, Georgetown, Southlake Carroll. Denton Guyer, Prosper and Sachse over t...

Cowboys drop Game 1 in area series

Cowboys drop Game 1 in area series

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

May 13, 2017

In what turned into a nightmarish start to a three-game area round playoff series, the Coppell baseball team simply could not get out of the first two innings unscathed.   After senior pitcher John Kodros allowed two runs in the first, the floodgates opened in the second, as the Cowboys allo...

Cowboys ride 12-run first inning to sweep past Naaman Forest in bi-district playoffs

Cowboys ride 12-run first inning to sweep past Naaman Forest in bi-district playoffs

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

May 6, 2017

GRAND PRAIRIE - After senior third baseman Campbell Schultz touched home plate to score Coppell’s 12th run in the first inning, the game - and series - was in the Coppell baseball team’s hand.   That 12-run inning, the highest-scoring inning on the season for Coppell, propelled the Co...

Kodros’ gem gives Cowboys edge in bi-district playoff series

Kodros’ gem gives Cowboys edge in bi-district playoff series

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

May 5, 2017

0-+ GRAND PRAIRIE -- To say John Kodros was effective would be a massive understatement.   On Thursday night, the Coppell senior pitcher, on the mound for his first playoff start this year, baffled the hitters of Garland Naaman Forest. Plowing through the lineup, Kodros struck out 10 an...

Senior pitcher, long ball carry Cowboys to district-clinching win

Senior pitcher, long ball carry Cowboys to district-clinching win

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

April 29, 2017

Although the senior night festivities wrapped up more than 15 minutes before the Coppell baseball team’s matchup with Richardson, it was the seniors who stole the show on the field.   Led by seniors pitcher Trey Becerra and infielder Campbell Schultz, the Cowboys finished off the regular s...

Cowboys, Kodros blow past Raiders in landslide victory

Cowboys, Kodros blow past Raiders in landslide victory

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

April 19, 2017

As Coppell senior pitcher John Kodros stepped onto the mound, he knew it was his night to dominate.   And that is exactly what Kodros did. With six strikeouts and yielding just one hit over three innings, Kodros stuck to his fastball and led the Coppell baseball team to a dominating 17-0 vi...

Cowboys settle into a win

Cowboys settle into a win

Amelia Vanyo, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

The breeze was cool on Friday, as the Coppell baseball team wound up for its game against the Lake Highlands Wildcats. The Cowboys kept a big lead throughout the majority of the game, winning 14-1 in five innings.   Coppell coach Kendall Clark made an early visit to the mound to encourage star...

Baseball team manager manages more than the sport, bolsters team with skill

Baseball team manager manages more than the sport, bolsters team with skill

Sofia Guerrero, Staff Writer

March 25, 2017

Coppell High School sophomore Christopher Jackson was not nervous. However, walking to the plate in a Coppell baseball game for an at-bat was a new experience. Jackson serves as the team manager for the Cowboys baseball team. But once last season, Coppell coach Nate Blackwell let him take his chances...