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Cowboys corral Mustangs for sweep in series

The Coppell Cowboys Baseball team shakes hands with the JJ Pearce Mustangs after Friday night’s game at the Coppell Baseball / Softball Complex. The Cowboys defeated the Mustangs with a score of 7-1.

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

Coppell High School senior Anthony Villalobos swings at the ball during second inning of Thursday night’s game at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex against the Georgetown Eagles. Coppell defeated the Eagles 4-3 due to time limit during the 7th inning for the six-game tournament.

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...

Cowgirls’ dominate on both sides of diamond in 13-0 blowout

Coppell junior pitcher Nora Rodriguez prepares to pitch against Lake Highlands on Tuesday. The Cowgirls defeated the Lady Wildcats, 13-0, at the Coppell Softball Complex.

Nolan Sanders, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018

In the first inning of Tuesday night’s Coppell softball game pitcher Nora Rodriguez lead off by facing three batters and striking each one out swinging, after giving up a hit on an error in the infield.   It marked the only time the Lady Wildcats made it on base for the duration of the 1...

State-ranked Cowboys get final tuneup before starting district action

The Coppell boys baseball team and the Montgomery Bears stand for the Pledge of Allegiance during the second game of the Brenham tournament on March 1. The Cowboys will play their third tournament at home and at Prosper starting tomorrow.

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...

A big step forward: Coppell’s Anderson commits to play lacrosse at Stanford

Coppell High School senior Courtney Anderson practices at Andy Brown Park during the  Coppell girls lacrosse practice Thursday Sept. 27. Anderson is committed to play lacrosse at Stanford University next year. Photo by Aubrey Phillips

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

September 27, 2017

Coppell High School senior and varsity girls lacrosse captain Courtney Anderson has created a buzz by recently committing to play lacrosse for prestigious Stanford University.   A key player for Coppell, Anderson received a letter of acceptance from Stanford in early August.   ...

Cowboys drop Game 1 in area series

The Coppell baseball team awaits its first round matchup with Garland Naaman Forest on Thursday, May 4 at QuikTrip Park. Playing in Mumford, Texas, the Cowboys dropped Game 1 of the area series 12-4.

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

Coppell High School senior Mason Holt bats during the first inning of Friday night's Game 2 of its best-of-3 Class 6A Region II bi-district series against the Naaman Forest Rangers. Coppell defeated the Rangers, 16-1, at QuickTrip Park in Grand Prairie to move on to the area playoffs against Oak Ridge.

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

Coppell High School senior John Kodros pitches during the third inning of Thursday night’s game against the Naaman Forest Rangers. Coppell pulled out a 13-0 win over Naaman Forest at the AirHogs Stadium.

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

Coppell senior pitcher Trey Becerra pitches during the fourth inning Coppell’s 6-1 victory over Richardson on Friday night at Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. Becerra pitched 5.1 innings and gave up only one hit on the night.

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...

Bats catch fire in blowout bi-district win

Coppell senior first baseman Alex Denton flies out to deep centerfield in the second inning of Coppell’s 18-1 win over Garland Naaman Forest in the Class 6A Region II bi-district round of playoffs at the Coppell ISD Softball/Baseball Complex on Friday night. Denton went 3-for-4 with two singles and two RBIs.

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

April 29, 2017

Heading into the fifth inning with a nine-run lead, some teams might have coasted into the end of the game. Yet the Coppell softball team were not about to show any mercy.   A eight-run fifth inning, highlighted by senior centerfielder Sami Thomas’ two doubles that brought in three runs, a...

Track finds success in young athletes at area meet

The Coppell girls and boys track teams finished first and second in the area track meet at Garland High School on Thursday. In total, the team will send 26 different athletes to the Class 6A Region II meet next weekend in Waco.

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

April 21, 2017

GARLAND -- As a freshman participating in her first area track meet, Lauren Kellett could have let the pressure get to her. The moment could have been too young for the young athlete.   Yet, she did not let this happen.   Placing fourth in the triple jump and second in the long jump, Kellett helped lead ...

Cowboys, Kodros blow past Raiders in landslide victory

Coppell High School sophomore Blake Jackson strikes a two RBI double during second inning of Tuesday night’s game against Skyline. The Coppell Cowboys beat the Raiders, 17-0, at the CISD Baseball/Softball Complex.

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...