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Coppell Student Media

The official student news site of Coppell High School

Coppell Student Media

Mayer finding joy, familiarity in team camaraderie

Mayer finding joy, familiarity in team camaraderie

Saniya Koppikar, Staff Writer May 4, 2022

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell freshman Carly Mayer, a JV softball player, was selected.  Coppell freshman pitcher, second baseman...

Coppell sophomore utility runner comforts senior pitcher Kat Miller on Friday at Allen. Coppell was defeated by Allen in its home playoff debut, 3-1, and was swept by Allen after losing, 9-4, in Game 2 of the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoff series.

Cowgirls’ stellar season ends in bi-district sweep by Allen

Anjali Krishna and Meer Mahfuz May 1, 2022

This year’s Coppell softball team had proven themselves up to the task. As the first team to qualify for the playoffs since 2019, only two of the girls on the team had seen a postseason before. An...

Coppell senior center fielder Adrianna Erichsen bats against Flower Mound at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex on April 22. The Cowgirls play Allen in the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs, hosting on Thursday at 7:15 p.m. for game one, traveling to the Eagles on Friday at 7:15 p.m. for game two. and traveling to the Eagles on Saturday at 1 p.m. for a potential game three.

Enthused Cowgirls to face Allen in bi-district playoffs

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer April 28, 2022

As Coppell coach Ashley Minick gave her last post-practice talk to the Coppell softball team on Wednesday before the Class 6A playoffs, there was a sense of excitement throughout the Cowgirls. Players...

Coppell junior first baseman Emily Fischetti prepares to field against Plano East on March 25 at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. Fischetti is currently a softball coach for the 6U Unos team and wants to be a special education teacher.

Covering all bases

Sreeja Mudumby, Executive Editorial Page Editor April 25, 2022

The hearty laughter of the children rings through her ears as she helps them hold a bat. Music to her ears, she remembers this same laugh coming from her when she was just 3 years old. If only this laughter...

Coppell junior catcher Medleigh Danchak embraces sophomore pitcher Maddie Sigman after a win against Flower Mound on Friday at Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. After a scoreless five innings, Coppell beat Flower Mound, 3-2, to clinch the No. 2 seed from District 6-6A heading into this weeks playoffs.

Sixth inning rally pushes Cowgirls to No. 2 playoff seed

Anjali Vishwanath, Daily News/Assignment Editor April 24, 2022

At the bottom of the sixth, the Coppell softball team had the bases loaded with sophomore right fielder Mallory Moore up at bat. Moore fouled off pitches until she was struck on the elbow by a pitch,...

Coppell senior outfielder Adrianna Erichsen scores a run against Plano East at the March 31 game at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. Tonight, the Cowgirls have their last district game of the season against Flower Mound at the Coppell Softball Complex.

Softball to face Flower Mound in final district game

Anjali Vishwanath, Daily News/Assignment Editor April 22, 2022

Tonight at 7:15 p.m., the Coppell softball team hosts Flower Mound at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. It will be the Cowgirls’ last district game of the season. The result of the game will...

Coppell senior batter Adrianna Erichson is safe at home plate against Lewisville on Friday at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex. The Cowgirls beat the Farmers, 9-7.

Momentum pushes Cowgirls past Farmers

Angelina Liu, Visual Media Editor April 16, 2022

The echo of Coppell senior center fielder Adrianna Erichson’s blast  hitting the left side of the outfield wall  could be heard amidst the cheers of the dugout. This hit at the bottom of the first...

Coppell freshman infielder Natalie Howell runs back to first base at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex on Tuesday. Howell started playing softball at age 8 and she is one of the four freshmen on the Coppell High School varsity softball team.

Howell stepping onto the base in high school

Minnie Gazawada, Staff Writer/Designer April 15, 2022

CHS9 first baseman/utility player Natalie Howell is one of the four freshmen on the Coppell varsity softball team. She found her passion for softball at age 8 as a second grader.   Why did you start...

Coppell sophomore utility player Ava Miller hits against Marcus at Coppell ISD Softball Complex on Friday. The Cowgirls host Lewisville on Friday.

Cowgirls look to string hits together against Lewisville

Angelina Liu, Visual Media Editor April 14, 2022

After a tough 2-1 loss to Hebron on Tuesday, the Coppell softball team is looking to bounce back as it hosts Lewisville at the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex on Friday.  Last year, Coppell won...

Coppell softball coach Ashley Minick congratulates junior outfielder Hannah Gullatt for a successful scoring run. The Cowgirls defeated the Marauders, 7-1 in its third district game.

Coppell scores victory in second game against Marcus

Yaamini Jois, Staff Writer April 11, 2022

After a successful first inning with four runs scored by the Cowgirls, a Coppell victory was ensured in Friday’s softball game against Marcus. “We put pressure on the defense really early,” Coppell...

Coppell sophomore infielder Mallory Moore bats against Plano West in the Coppell ISD Baseball/Softball Complex on Tuesday. The Cowgirls defeated the Wolves, 5-3.

Cowgirls triumph over Plano in final inning

Yaamini Jois, Staff Writer April 8, 2022

After the Lady Wolves put up two runs to take a one-run lead in the sixth inning, the Cowgirls knew they needed to respond. “We did a really good job when the pressure was on us, make sure we're scoring...

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