Coppell Student Media

Quest for a title

Quest for a title

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 24, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Cowboys’ season shaken up by Rattlers

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 22, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

GEORGETOWN - It all happened in the blink of an eye, if a blink lasted three minutes. In the first minutes of the second half of the Class 6A semifinals, the Rattlers of Ronald Reagan High School in San Antonio scored two goals to take the lead over Coppell.   With another goal late in the gam...

Cowboys double down on Tigers, earns ticket to Georgetown

Cowboys double down on Tigers, earns ticket to Georgetown

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 17, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

ROUND ROCK - For the Coppell boys soccer team, late goals and low-scoring games seem to be a pattern. With a goal in double overtime by junior midfielder Jeremy Basso in the Class Region II semifinals and a corner-kick goal late in the regional championship by senior forward Marshall Board, the Cowboy...

Coppell bringing its talents to Round Rock

Coppell bringing its talents to Round Rock

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 10, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

This Thursday, both Coppell varsity soccer teams will be sitting on a bus for more than four hours on their way to Round Rock in anticipation of their next playoff games.   Both the boys and girls will be playing in the Class 6A Region II tournament this weekend just outside of Austin at K...

Shutout over Skeeters sends Cowboys to regional tournament

Shutout over Skeeters sends Cowboys to regional tournament

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 7, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

RICHARDSON - Up until the 33rd minute of the Class 6A Region II quarterfinals match against Mesquite, the Coppell boys soccer team was in fear of going home for the last time this season. However, hope was restored by junior forward Adam Marez, who tapped in a cross by senior forward Jake Turman, giv...

Mid-season motivation comes out in playoff win

Mid-season motivation comes out in playoff win

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

PLANO - After 33 scoreless minutes, Coppell senior Wyatt Priest broke the ice with a chip-in goal for the Cowboys.   With this goal, and the three following, the Coppell soccer team defeated Garland, 4-0, on Thursday at John Clark Stadium in the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs....

Seniors shine in Skyline shut out

Seniors shine in Skyline shut out

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

As the Coppell boys soccer team knelt in a circle to say its regular pre-game prayer, 22 out of the 29 total players thought ahead to their last match at Buddy Echols Field.   After four years of playing as Cowboys, the team’s seniors would soon play their last home match - a tradition k...

Coppell remains in district hunt with 5-1 victory

Coppell remains in district hunt with 5-1 victory

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 11, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Cowboys soccer team left the field satisfied with its 5-1 triumph over Berkner Rams on Friday at Buddy Echols Field.   Now with 11 goals in the past three matches and a 9-1-2 district record, the Cowboys aim to overtake Pearce to lead District 9-6A.   Coppell stuck to their traditional 4-3-3 formation, simple tactics and long ball...

Better conditions, better outcome

Better conditions, better outcome

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

  As the Coppell boys soccer team took the field against the Wildcats at Buddy Echols Field, the temperature read a cool 67 degrees with a clear sky. As the game played out, the Cowboys took advantage of this weather as they took home a 2-0 win over Lake Highlands in their District 9-6A ma...

Cowboys walk off with defeat by Pearce

Cowboys walk off with defeat by Pearce

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

    The much-anticipated match between the District 9-6A boys soccer leaders - Coppell and the Pearce -  provided an action-packed show from the very start right to the dying seconds but ended with a disappointing 1-0 loss for the Cowboys on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field.   &...

New formation churning out needed wins for boys soccer

New formation churning out needed wins for boys soccer

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Uncategorized, Winter Sports

    The Cowboys boys soccer team has been off with a bang to a great start this season, with a rebound from the disappointing playoffs it had last year.   With an impressive 13-3-2 (W-L-T) overall record, the Cowboys are playing with a zealous passion and high aspirations, and are currently first place in District 9-6A with a ...

Cowboys soccer emerge winners from exciting game (with video)

Cowboys soccer emerge winners from exciting game (with video)

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 24, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

    Coppell boys soccer faced the John Tyler Lions in a thrilling match in the Cowboys’ second home match this season and left Buddy Echols Field with a 2-0 victory.   The game witnessed its first goal in the 40th minute by the Coppell Cowboys, just minutes before halftime...