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Track team dusts up District 9-6A competition to sweep meet

Coppell High School senior Matt Dorrity passes the baton to senior Zach Dicken in the Men’s 4x400 Relay Finals of the UIL District 9-6A Track & Field Championships hosted by Jesuit Dallas at Postell Stadium on Tuesday night. The Coppell team consisted of sophomore Christian Leffingwell, junior Gabriel Lemons, senior Matthew Dorrity and Dicken. The team placed second in the event, after Dallas Skyline, with a time of 3:24.37.

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

April 13, 2017

DALLAS - Coming around the final turn of the boys 4x200 relay, Coppell senior Josh Freeman could feel the Skyline athlete coming up right on his heels. Arms pumping, baton in hand, Freeman gave the final stretch of the race every ounce of energy he had, winning by .05 seconds.   This win,...

Cowboys settle into a win

Coppell High School senior Trey Beccera pitches during the first inning of the game against Lake Highlands on Friday night. Coppell won 14-1 at the Coppell Baseball Complex.

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...

Cowgirls end night with massive victory, raise autism awareness

Coppell High School freshman pitcher Abigail Weeden hits a grounder to second base as she runs to first during Friday night’s game at the CISD Baseball/Softball Complex. Coppell Cowgirls beat Bishop Lynch 15-0.

Wren Lee, Staff Designer

April 2, 2017

Coppell sophomore pitcher Nora Rodriguez held strong against Bishop Lynch, refusing to let any Bishop Lynch player score in a 15-0 victory on Friday at the Coppell ISD Baseball-Softball Complex.   “I expected this [game] to be a little more competitive,” Coppell coach Mike Dyson said. “...

Cowgirls prevail in abbreviated game with victory over Skyline to remain atop district standings

Coppell High School freshman utility player Chloe Barker bats on Friday night's game at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. The Coppell girls softball team won, 15-0, over the Skyline Lady Raiders. Photo by Hannah Tucker.

Tanya Raghu, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017

In their fifth district game, the Coppell softball team blanked the Dallas Skyline Lady Raiders, 15-0, at the Coppell ISD Baseball-Softball complex in three innings.   The Cowgirls (13-4 overall, 5-0 in District 9-6A) have steadily compiled victories this season, with district games endi...

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

Coppell High School sophomore Christopher Jackson and seniors Davis Green and Mason Holt hang out outside on Buddy Echols Field during fourth period on Wednesday. Jackson is the team manager for the varsity baseball team.

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...

Showing no rust after layoff, Cowgirls lasso Lady Rams in convincing win

Coppell High School senior outfielder Mia Hermans bats in the second inning against Richardson Berkner on Tuesday night. The Cowgirls defeated Berkner, 16-1, in four innings due to the mercy rule at the CISD Baseball/Softball Complex. Photo by Ale Ceniceros.

Amelia Vanyo, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017

The hot sun shone overhead as the Coppell Cowgirls dominated Richardson Berkner, 16-1, on Tuesday night at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex.   The district game was a landslide win for the Cowgirls as they picked up the pace after returning from spring break.   “[Coppel...

Cowboys run-rule Pearce despite umpire’s health scare

Coppell High School senior John Kodros pitches during the game against Richardson Pearce on Tuesday. Coppell won, 10-0, at the end of five innings at the Coppell Baseball Complex.

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

March 22, 2017

With one out in the fourth inning, the Coppell baseball team holding onto a nine-run lead, what was otherwise a great night for the Cowboys nearly took a turn for the worst. Home plate umpire Roland Weiderander, after taking a pitch to the forearm, passed out while being attended to. Despite the scare ...

Outpouring of runs gives Coppell convincing win over W.T White

Coppell junior infielder Logan Kegley bats in the third inning.The Cowgirls (3-0) defeated W.T White Lady Longhorns (2-1), 17-0, in three innings due to the mercy rule on Friday night at the CISD Baseball-Softball Complex.

Kathryn Rudd, Entertainment Editor

March 11, 2017

Between Coppell senior infielder Madi Traver’s and senior outfielder Mia Hermans’ pair of two-run doubles in the second inning, the Coppell softball team proved it was on its way to a lopsided victory.   And as the game wore on, the Cowgirls continued to put runs on the board, until Fri...

Despite dreary conditions, seniors lead way to successful home meet

Coppell High School senior Cahlyl Rossin starts the boys 4x200m relay of the Coppell Relays at Buddy Echols Field on Saturday. The relay team, which finished eighth with a time of 1.32.91 was composed of Rossin, sophomore Jonathan McGill, senior Matthew Dorrity and senior Josh Freeman.

Marcus Krum and Joseph Krum

March 5, 2017

As the powerful gusts of wind swept through Buddy Echols Field and a slight drizzle fell from the sky, Coppell High School senior Zach Dicken took a deep breath and looked down at the sandpit he would soon jump into.   After a quick burst of speed, Dicken sprinted down the strip of track and ri...

Cowgirls take out Pearce in district opener

The Coppell Cowgirls come together on the field during the second inning of Friday night’s District 9-6A opener against Richardson Pearce. The Cowgirls defeated the Lady Mustangs, 8-5.

Meara Isenberg, Editor-in-Chief

March 5, 2017

With a tie score in the bottom of the third inning, Coppell third baseman Madi Traver stepped up to the plate and tripled far into the outfield, bringing two girls home and solidifying the team’s lead for the rest of the game. The Coppell softball team played strongly in its first District 9-6A game ...

Starting on the right foot

Coppell High School junior Kalen Clark bats during the tournament on Thursday at Prosper High School. Clark hit a homerun leading the Cowboys to a 2-1 victory over Frisco Independence.

February 24, 2017

Experienced on the diamond, Cowboys eager to prove themselves

Coppell High School senior Tyler Lozes awaits a pitch in the batting cage at the CHS batting cages on Feb. 21 during fourth period. Lozes, an outfielder, for the Cowboys, is on the Varsity Boy’s baseball team.

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

February 22, 2017

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 ...