Coppell Student Media

High Priest: sophomore’s two goals, stout defense boosts team to regional final

High Priest: sophomore’s two goals, stout defense boosts team to regional final

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

April 8, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

In a game that was tied until midway through the second half, the Cowboys soccer team (21-0-2) stayed true to their game thus far in the playoffs: play incredible defense and score with sophomore forward Wyatt Priest, as they defeat El Paso Socorro (14-10-0) 3-0 to move on to the 6A Region 1 final. ...

Grimmer, defense hold strong as Taylor leads attack to lift team to regional tournament berth

Grimmer, defense hold strong as Taylor leads attack to lift team to regional tournament berth

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

April 6, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

FRISCO- For much of the season, junior forward Nick Taylor and the Cowboys’ high-powered attack has stolen the show, piling on goals in Coppell’s 20 wins. But on Tuesday night, facing McKinney Boyd in the Class 6A Region 1 quarterfinals, it was the defense that shined. Led by senior defender ...

Cowboys dominate rival Marcus in playoff shutout victory

Cowboys dominate rival Marcus in playoff shutout victory

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

April 2, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Spring Sports

LEWISVILLE- For the second straight week, sophomore forward Wyatt Priest, with the game tied, received a ball inside the box. And for the second straight week, Priest delivered, this time rocketing a momentum-shifting goal past the Flower Mound Marcus keeper to give the Cowboys soccer team (19-0-2) th...

In physical matchup, Taylor & Cowboys prevail to advance

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

March 26, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

After being tackled from behind in the box with 13 minutes left to play, junior attacker Nick Taylor lined the ball up on the penalty mark. Down 2-1 in the bi-district round of playoffs, the Cowboys (18-0-2 overall, 12-0-0 District 7-6A) needed a goal to stay alive in a season full of hopes of a dee...

Taylor records yet another hat trick in rout of Richland

Taylor records yet another hat trick in rout of Richland

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

March 2, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

A mere 18 minutes into the match, Coppell junior forward Nick Taylor dribbled past the entire Richland defense, reared back, and struck the ball into the back of the net, a sight that has become routine for the Cowboy attack. In this goal, Taylor recorded his fourth hat trick of the season and gave...

Second half surge pushes Cowboys past L.D. Bell, 7-1

Second half surge pushes Cowboys past L.D. Bell, 7-1

Aubrie Sisk, Staff Photographer

February 20, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Winter Sports

Just four minutes before the buzzer for halftime, Coppell sophomore forward Wyatt Priest put the ball into the back of the net, causing the crowd at Buddy Echols Field to go wild.   Minutes later, another was scored from senior forward Tanner Traw; these goals gave the Cowboys soccer team t...

Taylor, Coppell attack dismantle Haltom in rout

Taylor, Coppell attack dismantle Haltom in rout

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

February 18, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

On a night that saw a hat trick 12 minutes in, eight different Cowboys scoring goals and an eight point victory, everything fell into place for the Coppell boys soccer team’s attack, as they poured in the goals in an 11-3 home victory over Haltom. For the first 15 minutes, it was Nick Taylor’s game. The junio...

Cowboys win 5th straight in a defensive battle

Cowboys win 5th straight in a defensive battle

TJ Andres, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

  The Coppell Cowboys soccer team (9-0-2, 4-0 District 7-6A) was looking for its fifth consecutive win Tuesday night as it played host to the Trinity Trojans (3-8-1, 1-4 District 7-6A) on Teacher Appreciation Night at Buddy Echols Field.   The Cowboys thought they were going to have ...

Traw helps keep Cowboys on the attack in blowout win over rival

Traw helps keep Cowboys on the attack in blowout win over rival

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

January 31, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Coppell senior forward Tanner Traw, for the second time on Friday night, ran back towards his celebrating teammates, arms outstretched, a smile on his face and the ball in the back of the net. For the fourth time that game (and the second time for Traw), the Cowboys offense had capitalized on one ...

Youth soccer headed in a new direction

Youth soccer headed in a new direction

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015


Filed under Boys Soccer, Girls Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Jamie Kimbrell Staff Writer @jaynicole2015   When watching or playing any game of soccer, you see athletes playing hard, using every part of their body to make themselves better, from head to foot. However, as  a result of lawsuits and the increasing number of concussions among youth soc...