Coppell Student Media

Coppell falls to Lake Ridge in area playoffs

Coppell falls to Lake Ridge in area playoffs

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

ARLINGTON - If it were not for Mansfield Lake Ridge sophomore Jalon Lake, the Coppell boys basketball team might have won. The Eagles instead defeated the Cowboys, 72-60, in the Class 6A Region I Area playoffs last night at Arlington High School. Lake finished the game nine-for-11 on 3’s and led the team i...

Coppell basketball flies past Falcons with winning 3-pointer

Coppell basketball flies past Falcons with winning 3-pointer

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

With 23.8 seconds left on the clock, Coppell junior guard Adam Moussa launched up a long 3-pointer and the arena went silent. The shot went in, giving the Cowboys a two-point lead. Then, as the clock wound down to zero, the Falcons drew up a play to give an open jump shot from the side of the ba...

Cowboys take win over Cardinals in their last home game

Cowboys take win over Cardinals in their last home game

Sydney Rowe, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

With packed stands and a high-intensity atmosphere the Coppell boys basketball team came out on top of Irving MacArthur, 56-55, in its last home game on Friday at the CHS arena.   The game came down to the last couple minutes with the Cowboys leading and trying to hold off the Cardinals. The ...

Cowboys neck-and-neck in district running with win over Nimitz

Cowboys neck-and-neck in district running with win over Nimitz

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

February 6, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Just a few minutes after tip off, the Coppell basketball team went four for four on 3-pointers to gain a six-point lead over Irving Nimitz.   Three and a half quarters later, the Cowboys defeated the Vikings, 60-39, at the Coppell HIgh School arena.   Coming off of a loss again...

Cowboys fall to Lewisville in rematch

Cowboys fall to Lewisville in rematch

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

On Tuesday, Lewisville handed the Coppell boys basketball team its first District 6-6A loss, 71-57, at the Coppell High School arena.   Although the Cowboys went into the game with a victory over the Farmers already under their belts, they knew it would not be an easy addition to the win col...

Cowboys secure victory over Hawks, maintain undefeated district record

Cowboys secure victory over Hawks, maintain undefeated district record

Karen Lu, Staff Writer

January 19, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

On Friday night, the Coppell boys basketball team secured a 50-43 victory against the Hebron Hawks at the Coppell High School arena.   With 11 points in the final quarter, the Cowboys were able to maintain their undefeated district record.   The two teams were neck and neck from t...

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...