Coppell Student Media

Cowboys to play Hawks with undefeated district record

Cowboys to play Hawks with undefeated district record

Karen Lu, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

With a current undefeated district record, the Coppell boys basketball team plays Hebron at a home game tomorrow for its seventh District 6-6A match up.   The Cowboys are not changing their preparation methods or mindset entering Friday’s game.   “We try to keep the same rou...

Coppell upholds district record in comeback win

Coppell upholds district record in comeback win

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

IRVING - Even after three full quarters of being out-rebounded, out-scored and, for the most part, out-played, what it takes for a team to win is to get eight points in the last minute.   On Friday night, the Coppell basketball team did just that against Irving Nimitz, winning, 57-49. &n...

Coppell basketball to play fourth district game against Vikings

Coppell basketball to play fourth district game against Vikings

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell boys basketball team travels to Irving Nimitz tomorrow for its fourth District 6-6A match up. The Cowboys enter 4-0 in district play, including Tuesday’s thriller against Flower Mound.   Throughout the season, the Cowboys have been particularly patient with the ball on offense. A...

Coppell scratches off third district win against Jaguars

Coppell scratches off third district win against Jaguars

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

With less than 21 seconds left between the Coppell and Flower Mound boys basketball teams, the Jaguars had a three-point lead. But at the end of the game, the Cowboys came out with a win, 61-60.   With 20.7 second seconds remaining, with Coppell fans and players holding their breath, senior ...

Overtime run lifts Cowboys over Rockwall-Heath

Overtime run lifts Cowboys over Rockwall-Heath

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

With less than a second left on the clock, a buzzer-beater by Rockwall-Heath senior guard Kameron Pruitt, the Coppell basketball team was tied heading into overtime last night.   However, the Cowboys were able to take the lead and win, 59-55, at the CHS arena.   During overtime, t...

Coppell basketball falls to Dragons in season opener

Coppell basketball falls to Dragons in season opener

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

With a buzzer-beater reverse layup by junior guard Brandon Taylor, the Coppell basketball team took a one-point lead going into halftime over Carroll last Friday in its season opener.   However, the Dragons gained the lead back in the second half and won, 70-53, at the CHS arena. &nbs...

Back home: Schnell accepts head position for Cowboys basketball

Back home: Schnell accepts head position for Cowboys basketball

Reid Valentine, Sports Copy Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

It has been three years since coach Clint Schnell left his position as Coppell freshman basketball coach to take the boys head coaching position at Arlington Martin, and this fall he will make his return as the varsity head coach.   Under the guidance of Schnell, the Martin Warriors posted a 66-3...

Cowboys’ season comes to close in Rockwall-Heath defeat

Cowboys’ season comes to close in Rockwall-Heath defeat

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

February 25, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

McKINNEY - After coming off of an exciting bi-district victory, the Coppell boys basketball team came into Class 6A Region II area playoffs with high hopes. However, Rockwall-Heath had its own idea, defeating the Cowboys, 63-34, Friday night.   The Cowboys (26-12) started out fast and gave the...

Cowboys defeat Jesuit Rangers after decisive first quarter

Cowboys defeat Jesuit Rangers after decisive first quarter

Lili Lomas

January 24, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Though they were facing the No. 20  in the state, the Coppell boys basketball team beat the Jesuit Rangers, 63-55, last night in the Coppell High School Arena.   Coppell never trailed in the game.   Throughout the first quarter, Adger contributed another layup and two three-pointer...

Working overtime

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

As regulation ended and the arena began to settle, both teams could be heard planning, strategizing, and thinking up its game plan for overtime.   At the end of the night, however, the Coppell boys basketball team came out victorious in overtime against the Lake Highlands Wildcats, 48-47, ...

Underclassmen shine through, lead Cowboys to victory

Underclassmen shine through, lead Cowboys to victory

Nicholas Pranske, Staff Writer

January 11, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

On a team with nine seniors, being a freshman or sophomore can make it hard to be noticed. However, for Coppell sophomore Quevian Adger and freshman K.J. Liggins, noticeability came easily.   The two guards led the Coppell Cowboys varsity basketball team to a 62-49 victory over Skyline on Tue...

Cowboys ram Berkner out of arena in district action

Cowboys ram Berkner out of arena in district action

Nishant Medicharla, Staff Writer

January 7, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports

On Friday night, the Coppell boys basketball team took on the Berkner Rams at the CHS Arena, securing a 81-59 victory.   The Cowboys (17-7) set the standard with a 26-15 lead in the first quarter.   What lead to the early lead were three three-pointers by junior guard Tariq Aman...