Coppell Student Media

Cowboys secure 2nd place with Senior Night victory over Nimitz

Cowboys secure 2nd place with Senior Night victory over Nimitz

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 23, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Previously placed third behind Marcus, Coppell celebrated Senior Night with a 4-1 victory over Irving Nimitz to finish runner-up to District 6-6A champions Flower Mound due to Marcus’ loss to Lewisville on Friday.   Coppell opens the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs next week ag...

Flower Mound takes hold of top spot in district standings

Flower Mound takes hold of top spot in district standings

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 21, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell soccer team was desperate for an equalizer in the final minutes of Tuesday’s critical District 6-6A match at Flower Mound.   After several failed attacking plays, Coppell won a much-needed corner. With nearly all the players inside the penalty box, the corner kick led to...

Cowboys to play Flower Mound in district championship deciding match

Cowboys to play Flower Mound in district championship deciding match

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell boys soccer team, which is currently leading District 6-6A, is set to play Flower Mound, currently in second place, in an away match today at 7:30 p.m. for its second to last district match.   The Cowboys have had quite a rollercoaster of a district season, going from a slow star...

Comeback story: Coppell takes over as district leaders

Comeback story: Coppell takes over as district leaders

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports

    The Coppell boys soccer team played Irving on a chilly Tuesday night at Buddy Echols Field and walked off the field with a 4-0 win.   The two teams had last met on the field on Feb. 5, and resulted in a 2-0 victory for Irving while giving Coppell’s third loss in i...

Coppell to play rival Marcus in crucial district match

Coppell to play rival Marcus in crucial district match

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

As the District 6-6A boys soccer season comes to a close, the race to clinch the district championship trophy has become a competition between the three leading teams - Marcus, Coppell and Flower Mound.   Coppell plays at Marcus today at 7:30 p.m. Marcus leads District 6-6A at 7-1-2, whil...

Back in-form: Cowboys secure much needed 2-1 victory against Flower Mound

Back in-form: Cowboys secure much needed 2-1 victory against Flower Mound

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell boys soccer team played Flower Mound yesterday and walked off the field with both a well-earned 2-1 victory.   The match was thrilling from the start, with both teams battling for a win. Coppell had previously stood sixth place in the district and the win raised them to fourth p...

After back-to-back losses, Cowboys playing to win against Flower Mound

After back-to-back losses, Cowboys playing to win against Flower Mound

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Though the Coppell soccer team initially started off its District 6-6A season strong, it suffered two losses as its momentum failed to carry on to its matches against Hebron on Friday and Irving on Tuesday.   But now, the Cowboys, standing at sixth place on the district table with a record o...

Rival Marcus triumphs over Coppell, 3-2

Rival Marcus triumphs over Coppell, 3-2

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

In the cool, windy 55 degrees weather at Buddy Echols Field last night, two long-running rivals, Marcus and the Coppell boys soccer team, met on the pitch for the first time this season.   The match proved to be a rollercoaster of a game from the first whistle to the very last, with Marcus...

Cowboys prepare to take on rival Marcus

Cowboys prepare to take on rival Marcus

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell boys soccer team has its fourth district match against Marcus at Buddy Echols Field on Friday at 7:30 p.m., making it the first District 6-6A home match of the season.   The Cowboys initially started strong this district season, winning their district opener, 5-1, against MacArthur on Jan. 22. But their str...

Cowboys end preseason on a good note with 5-0 win against Falcons

Cowboys end preseason on a good note with 5-0 win against Falcons

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 19, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell boys soccer team faced off the Keller Timber Creek Falcons in a home match on Friday night and emerged victorious in a landslide victory of 5-0, bringing their preseason to a strong end.   Playing the classic 4-3-3, the Cowboys showcased their chemistry on the field by working in unison with clever...

Cowboys look to finish preseason strong against Falcons

Cowboys look to finish preseason strong against Falcons

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Winter Sports

After its 3-2 loss against the McKinney Boyd, the Coppell boys soccer team is looking to end its preseason strong in its last match this Friday against Keller Timber Creek on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.   The relatively young Coppell team had started this preseason determined to...

Cowboys lament tough loss in closing seconds

Cowboys lament tough loss in closing seconds

Ryan Dyke, Writer

January 16, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

An extremely close game up until the last five seconds, the Coppell boys soccer game on Tuesday against McKinney Boyd at Buddy Echols Field was intense. Coppell put up a strong fight, before losing, 3-2, on a penalty kick with seconds left in the game.   During the first half Coppell kept the ball ...