Coppell Student Media

Experienced on the diamond, Cowboys eager to prove themselves

Experienced on the diamond, Cowboys eager to prove themselves

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

While some define teams for the number of wins it accumulates throughout a season, this year’s Coppell baseball team expects be defined by one trait: its chemistry.   “This year, a bunch of us are going to play at junior colleges, but we play for each other,” senior catcher Holden Rupley ...

Q&A: Daniels displays business expertise as young, successful MLB general manager

Q&A: Daniels displays business expertise as young, successful MLB general manager

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

December 16, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

After becoming baseball’s youngest ever general manager at age 28, Jon Daniels was just getting started. The Texas Rangers executive, now in his 11th year at the position, has been at the helm for the most successful stretch in Rangers’ history, including back-to-back American League championships i...

Gaither’s masterful outing leads to narrow victory

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

May 21, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

GRAND PRAIRIE - In baseball, timeliness is everything. To some, the oft-debated topic of timely hitting could be seen as simply a facade, a statistic that can be attributed to pure luck. But on Friday night, (whether a true testament of skill or not) Ray Gaither could not have been more timely in a...

Cowboys baseball faced with a winner take all game

Cowboys baseball faced with a winner take all game

TJ Andres, Staff Writer

May 19, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Coppell Cowboys baseball team (31-2, 11-1 District 7-6A) will be playing with a little more pressure in their regional quarterfinal playoff game. The Cowboys will be playing in a one game playoff when they take on the Flower Mound Jaguars (25-8, 10-6 District 6-6A) tomorrow night at 7:30 at QuikTrip...

King of the hill

King of the hill

Marcus Krum, Sports editor

May 15, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

PLANO -  As Coppell coach Kendall Clark took the ball from his hands, a defeated look took the face of senior pitcher Charles King. In the final inning of his no-hit bid, King had walked four batters and allowed a run, prompting Clark to pull him with one out left in the game. But then, somethin...

Fifth inning dooms Cowboys in Game 1 defeat

Spencer Hicks, Special Contributor

May 14, 2016


Filed under Baseball

In baseball, one inning game change a game that could change the course of a season. For the Coppell baseball team, this fate could come true after a messy fifth inning led to a 3-2 loss to the McKinney Boyd Broncos in game 1 of a best-of-three Class 6A Region 1 area playoff series at Coppell ISD Baseball/...

Cowboys baseball looks to advance in area playoffs

Cowboys baseball looks to advance in area playoffs

TJ Andres, Staff Writer

May 12, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Coppell Cowboys Baseball team's run to state is in full effect. After having a nearly perfect regular season (29-1, 11-1 District 7-6A) the Cowboys started out the playoff strongly as well.   Last week, the Cowboys swept the Duncanville Panthers 2 games in the best-of-3 Class 6A Regio...

After jump-start late in game one, Masters, Kodros lift team to sweep of Duncanville

After jump-start late in game one, Masters, Kodros lift team to sweep of Duncanville

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

May 7, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

DUNCANVILLE-- At times, teams loaded with talent need a wakeup call. On Friday night, the Cowboys got one. A four-run inning from Duncanville (7-19) in the bottom of the sixth was able to spark a seventh-inning rally for Coppell (28-1), as they snuck past the Panthers 8-4 in game one of the bi-distr...

Paschall, Gaither lead charge in doubleheader rout, district championship

Paschall, Gaither lead charge in doubleheader rout, district championship

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

April 28, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

With a three run lead in the second inning, Myles Paschall dug into the box, swung and launched a ball well over the left field wall. With his first of two hits on the night, the senior outfielder watched the ball sail into the parking lot, breaking the game open for the Cowboys. It set the tone for th...

Gaither leads Cowboys to 2-0 win with magical performance

Gaither leads Cowboys to 2-0 win with magical performance

Joseph Krum, Managing Editor

April 23, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

As senior pitcher Ray Gaither took the signs from senior catcher Cole Solomon, he knew what he had to do. With his team holding a  2-0 in the top of the seventh inning and up 0-2 on the batter, Gathier did what he did best.   He blew past the Colleyville Heritage hitter with a fastball, st...

Chemistry; ingredient of a nationally top ranked team

Chemistry; ingredient of a nationally top ranked team

Lina Pyon, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

After racking up win after win, Coppell’s baseball team is acclaimed to be the nation's top ranked team for Class 6A, according to Collegiate Baseball’s National High School Poll and is undefeated for this season. This can be accredited to the player's’ talent, but more for the way they have come together as...