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Four Cowgirls make All-District 6-6A team

Four Cowgirls make All-District 6-6A team

Avani Kashyap, Staff Writer

March 14, 2020

Four Cowgirls made the 2019-20 All-District 6-6A team. Junior guard Chloe Hassman made the first team, while sophomore forward India Howard, senior guard Kennedi Rogers and senior guard Nicole Obialo were named to the second team. The Cowgirls were selected by district coaches.  ...

The Sportlight: Pandey shooting for varsity position

Sarah Habib, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell sophomore JV1 guard Tia Pandey was selected. Follow Sarah (@Sarah.hab1) and @CHSCampusNews on Twitter....

Video: Cowgirls take on Jaguars on Senior Night

Video: Cowgirls take on Jaguars on Senior Night

Tracy Tran, Staff Writer/Photographer

February 12, 2020

Senior Night ends in dominant Flower Mound victory

Senior Night ends in dominant Flower Mound victory

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

February 8, 2020

The first two points, scored by Coppell senior forward Trinity Page on free throws, was the only time in which the Coppell girls basketball team led over Flower Mound. From there and beyond, the Jaguars powered past the Cowgirls to take a 64-30 victory last night in the CHS Arena.  Coppell (4-9 in...

LaMendola perseveres through injury, excels as freshman on varsity

LaMendola perseveres through injury, excels as freshman on varsity

Avani Kashyap, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

From years of playing for fun in her family’s driveway to playing competitively on the varsity girls' team, basketball is an integral part of Coppell freshman guard Julianna “Jules” LaMendola’s life. LaMendola, who comes from a family of athletes, has had a passion for sports her entire lif...

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...