Coppell Student Media

Cowgirls to battle Cardinals in district game

Cowgirls to battle Cardinals in district game

Joanne Kim, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

After a victory against Nimitz last Friday, the Coppell girls basketball team plays Irving MacArthur tonight at 8 p.m. in the CHS Arena.  The Cowgirls defeated the Vikings, 79-38, to improve to 3-5 in District 6-6A. First-place MacArthur defeated Coppell, 42-33, on Dec. 13. Coppell is eager for...

Following Teacher Appreciation Night, girls rout Nimitz

Following Teacher Appreciation Night, girls rout Nimitz

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

January 18, 2020

The Coppell girls basketball team closed out the first round of District 6-6A play with a dominating win over Irving Nimitz, 79-38, last night in the CHS Arena.  Preceding tipoff was a brief Teacher Appreciation Night celebration, in which each player chose a teacher to honor. The player and teacher ...

Cowgirls to recognize teachers while taking on Nimitz

Cowgirls to recognize teachers while taking on Nimitz

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

January 16, 2020

The Coppell girls basketball team aims to close the gap between its District 6-6A win/loss record tomorrow as it faces Irving Nimitz in the CHS Arena at 6:30 p.m.  An early first quarter lead to Flower Mound on Tuesday was lost, adding another defeat to the record. Now 2-4 in district, the Cowgirls...

Coach’s Box: Hartsburg applying Mavericks experiences to basketball coaching

Coach’s Box: Hartsburg applying Mavericks experiences to basketball coaching

Shravya Mahesh, Entertainment Editor

January 15, 2020

Behind the large gym, on the other side of a Coppell-colored door lies a corridor with a small room labeled “Basketball Coaches Office.” This room holds tables, chairs, promotional posters and Coppell assistant girls basketball coach Julieann Hartsburg. With more than 13 years of professional experi...

Cowgirls sweep Tigers in 60-20 win

Cowgirls sweep Tigers in 60-20 win

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 12, 2020

In its fifth District 6-6A game of the season, the Coppell girls basketball team defeated Irving, 60-20, on Saturday at the CHS Arena. The Cowgirls were originally scheduled to face the Tigers on Friday night but severe thunderstorms moved the game to Saturday. “Our routine got thrown off p...

Coppell sports update entering new year

Coppell sports update entering new year

Sally Parampottil and Shriya Vanparia

January 10, 2020

While most of the school rested and relaxed during winter break, the Coppell athletics department was still hard at work. Winter sports, such as basketball, soccer, wrestling and swimming, all competed during break, which began on Dec. 10 and lasted until Jan. 5. The Sidekick recaps the events of the two week ...

Cowgirls return to district play against Irving

Cowgirls return to district play against Irving

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

In their fifth District 6-6A game, the Cowgirls are set to play Irving tomorrow in the Coppell High School Arena at 6:30 p.m. After winning 10 of 16 nondistrict games, the Cowgirls are 1-3 in District 6-6A. On Tuesday, Coppell won at Marcus, 40-35. Irving fell to 0-4 in district with a loss on...

Hawks cage Cowgirls in second district game

Hawks cage Cowgirls in second district game

Shivi Sharma, CHS9 Editor

December 18, 2019

The swoosh of the net after a layup by Coppell senior guard Megan O’Neil makes the home crowd erupt in cheers late in the second quarter. For the first time in the game, the Coppell girls basketball team leads Hebron by two points.  Intensity is high across the court. However, as time expires in ...

Video: The Cowgirls triumph over the Mustangs

Video: The Cowgirls triumph over the Mustangs

Tracy Tran, Staff Writer/Photographer

December 17, 2019

Cowgirls to battle Hawks in second district game

Cowgirls to battle Hawks in second district game

Shivi Sharma, CHS9 Editor

December 16, 2019

After a 42-33 loss to Irving MacArthur in its first District 6-6A game on Friday, the Coppell girls basketball team plays Hebron tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS Arena.  The Cowgirls (10-6) enter district play after placing fourth at the Hays Classic Tournament in Austin and with valuable experience....

Cowgirls walk off the court with win against Mustangs, gear up for first district game

Cowgirls walk off the court with win against Mustangs, gear up for first district game

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

  In its last game before the start of District 6-6A play, the Coppell girls basketball team faced Grapevine on its home court at the CHS Arena and walked away with a 61-42 victory. The game had its unexpected moments, and though the Mustangs ultimately fell by 20 points, there were tim...

Video: Cowgirls defeat Trojans in nondistrict game

Video: Cowgirls defeat Trojans in nondistrict game

Tracy Tran, Staff Writer/Photographer

December 10, 2019