Coppell Student Media

New season: Coppell opening playoff push against Eaton

New season: Coppell opening playoff push against Eaton

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

February 24, 2020

While the Cowboys claiming their second consecutive District 6-6A title, they will soon have a new challenge to face: the Class 6A Region I playoffs.  Tomorrow at 7 p.m., Coppell (12-2) go head-to-head against Eaton (7-7) at Euless Trinity High School in the bi-district playoffs.  It will take the...

Cowboys soar past Hawks, celebrate district victory

Cowboys soar past Hawks, celebrate district victory

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

February 19, 2020

“We are the champions,” serenaded the CHS Arena as senior guards Adam Moussa and Brandon Taylor cut down pieces of the net. Yesterday, Coppell concluded its District 6-6A play with a victory against Hebron, 85-53. The Cowboys (12-2) won the district title.  The Cowboys kept a steady distance f...

Cowboys look to bring heat against Hebron

Cowboys look to bring heat against Hebron

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

February 18, 2020

With a five-game winning streak and securing its second straight District 6-6A championship, Coppell hosts Hebron tonight at 8 p.m. Coppell defeated Hawks, 57-26, on Jan. 24 at Hebron. “My expectations for the game are high because we are district champs now so we have a target on our back,” Cop...

Cowboys defeat Flower Mound for district top spot

Cowboys defeat Flower Mound for district top spot

Joanne Kim, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

With only a few minutes left in the fourth quarter, Coppell sophomore guard Anthony Black slams a dunk against Flower Mound. Then, almost immediately after, he slams another. The cheers from the crowd are deafening, and the fate of the game is sealed. “When Anthony scored those two dunks, that was a really big ga...

Another district victory for Cowboys

Another district victory for Cowboys

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

February 1, 2020

Fans clenched their seats while others were standing up as there was less than a minute remaining with Flower Mound Marcus behind Coppell only two points. However, the Cowboys were able to pull through by stealing the ball to seal the win.  Yesterday, the Coppell boys basketball team defeated Marcus, 65-...

Cowboys to go head-to-head against Marauders in District 6-6A game

Cowboys to go head-to-head against Marauders in District 6-6A game

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

January 30, 2020

After a disappointing loss to Lewisville, 57-54, on Tuesday, the Cowboys are looking to rebound against Flower Mound Marcus tomorrow at 8 p.m. in the CHS Arena.  While Coppell (6-2) defeated the Marauders, 72-43, in the season’s first meeting, the Cowboys are aiming to keep their place atop the Dis...

Basketball crushes Cardinals in another district win

Basketball crushes Cardinals in another district win

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Copy and Design Editor

January 22, 2020

It was a minute and 45 seconds before either team scored last night. A series of turnovers and missed shots made for a bleak beginning. But once it started, it was intense. Coppell boys basketball defeated Irving MacArthur, 69-58, for its fifth District 6-6A win. After the first two minutes, the C...

Cowboys vanquish Vikings, keep steady lead in 61-35 victory

Cowboys vanquish Vikings, keep steady lead in 61-35 victory

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

January 20, 2020

As the buzzer sounded, frustration and agony loomed over Irving Nimitz as it had scored only three points in the first quarter of the game.  On Friday in the CHS Arena, the Coppell boys basketball team defeated Nimitz, 61-35, in District 6-6A play. With shots from players such as sophomore guards Ryan ...

Close win over Tigers gives basketball second district victory

Close win over Tigers gives basketball second district victory

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Copy and Design Editor

January 13, 2020

The Tigers came close - within one point in the second quarter. They kept up with the Cowboys and were almost there, but never quite made it.  Coppell boys basketball defeated Irving, 61-54, Saturday in the CHS Arena for its second District 6-6A win. The Cowboys are now 2-1 in district and 17-4 over...

Coppell sports update entering new year

Coppell sports update entering new year

Sally Parampottil and Shriya Vanparia

January 10, 2020

While most of the school rested and relaxed during winter break, the Coppell athletics department was still hard at work. Winter sports, such as basketball, soccer, wrestling and swimming, all competed during break, which began on Dec. 10 and lasted until Jan. 5. The Sidekick recaps the events of the two week ...

Coppell basketball look to ride past Tigers in district play

Coppell basketball look to ride past Tigers in district play

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

January 9, 2020

The Coppell boys basketball team looks for a second district win tomorrow as it takes on Irving (0-2 in District 6-6A and 6-6 overall) at the CHS Arena at 8 p.m. for its third District 6-6A matchup of the season. The Cowboys (1-1 in District 6-6A and 17-4 overall) head into this week’s game after ...

The Sportlight: Ennes choosing court over pitch

The Sportlight: Ennes choosing court over pitch

Nicolas Reyes, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell Freshman A basketball player Pedro Ennes was selected.   Follow Nicolas (@nico_reyes19) and @CHSCampusNews on Twitter....