Coppell Student Media

Thomas makes top football programs “Fear the Tree” on Signing Day

Thomas makes top football programs “Fear the Tree” on Signing Day

February 5, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports

By John Loop Sports Editor Coppell Cowboys senior defensive end Solomon Thomas brought out all of the stops in announcing his college choice this morning at Coppell. Thomas, whose choice was televised nationally on ESPNU, pulled out a Cardinal pine tree from under the table, and added a personal touch, a pair of taped glasses to announce his decision to attend Stanford University in the fall...

Cowgirls need one goal to defeat Plano

Cowgirls need one goal to defeat Plano

February 1, 2014


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

By Mark Slette Staff Writer After fully controlling the game in the first half, the Coppell Cowgirls barely snuck past the Plano Lady Wildcats, winning 1-0. The Cowgirls, lead by junior forward Sarah King and junior midfielder Grace Vowell, came out with authority in the first half. With great p...

Cowboy Soccer nets quintet against Patriots, 5-0

Cowboy Soccer nets quintet against Patriots, 5-0

February 1, 2014


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

By John Loop Sports Editor Senior midfielder Justin Todd continued his scoring tear, and Coppell made the most out its final non-district game, taking the wind out of the Jefferson Patriots' sails early and often, winning 5-0. Todd scored two goals, both of which came in the first half. Senior...

Cowgirls fall to Marcus, 49-24

January 29, 2014


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

By George Fairchild Staff Writer The Coppell Cowgirl’s basketball team lost 49-24 in a hard fought game against the No. 6 team in the state, the Flower Mound Marcus Lady Marauders last night at Coppell High School. The Cowgirls, after Tuesday’s loss, still have yet to win a game in district...

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. Flower Mound Marcus Marauders

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. Flower Mound Marcus Marauders

January 27, 2014


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

By John Loop Sports Editor The second round of district play begins on Tuesday for the Coppell Cowboys (17-10, 1-4 in District 5-5A) against the Flower Mound Marcus Marauders (20-3, 4-1), the team currently holding first place in one of the area's toughest basketball districts. If the Cowboys...

Cowgirls start strong, lose lead late

Cowgirls start strong, lose lead late

January 15, 2014


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

By John Loop Sports Editor The Cowgirls went into the locker room at halftime of Tuesday night's game against the Denton Ryan Lady Raiders, with something they haven't had much all season: a lead. But the girls could not keep the momentum going in the second half, as Coppell (3-14, 0-4 in District...

Cowboy basketball clutches win against Plano East

Cowboy basketball clutches win against Plano East

November 13, 2013


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports

By Alexandra Dalton  Staff Writer With the tip off marking the start of the game against Plano East at exactly 8:04 p.m., Cowboys showed from the get-go they were ready to fight. Though the Panthers won the tip, Coppell won the game, 57-52. Senior forward Josh Feitl led the Cowboys in scoring with 17 points. Feitl was followed closel...