Coppell Student Media

Full court defense proves too much for Cowgirls in final play against Berkner

Full court defense proves too much for Cowgirls in final play against Berkner

Kathryn Rudd, Entertainment Editor

January 8, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports

As the clock came closer and closer to buzzing for the last time, each player did not hesitate to dive for any loose ball, shove for any rebound or run until they were forced out due to exhaustion.   Yet the Cowgirls (13-6) basketball team hosted the Richardson Berkner Lady Rams  (6-9) In the Coppell High School arena...

Back to basics, offensive execution come through for Cowgirls win

Back to basics, offensive execution come through for Cowgirls win

Kathryn Rudd, Entertainment Editor

December 14, 2016


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports

Read and repeat. After only three possessions in the first half, the Coppell Cowgirls basketball team soon realized the Forney Lady Jackrabbits' blind spot, and looked for the inside block shot for the rest of the night, taking the victory, 56-29. Despite Forney's full court press, the Cowgirls’ steady pr...

Davis rejuvenates program with purpose heading into second year

Davis rejuvenates program with purpose heading into second year

Reid Valentine, Staff writer

December 8, 2016


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

When you move a tree from desolate ground to fertile soil, it goes into shock for a period of time as it acclimates to its new environment. Then, after the adjustment period is through, the tree experiences growth it never could’ve imagined. In this instance, Coppell girls basketball coach Kristen Davis i...

Turnovers, missed opportunities loom big in loss

Turnovers, missed opportunities loom big in loss

Joseph Krum, Executive Editor

November 20, 2016


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Deepa Ravindra pumped her fist and yelled in excitement. The junior guard had just hit a big 3-pointer, and although the game against Denton Guyer was already out of reach, the shot put a spark in a team where little was going there way in a 63-42 loss. Early in the game, however, the Cowgirls...

Loss to Lady Rebels continues Cowgirls struggle in district

Loss to Lady Rebels continues Cowgirls struggle in district

Kathryn Rudd, Staff Writer

February 8, 2016


Filed under Girls Basketball, Showcase

Spirits were high even before the ball was tipped at Friday night’s basketball game between the Cowgirls and the Richland Lady Rebels. CHS Seniors Chene Noel, Kaeli Stayer, Sydney Gainer, DeJai Bell and Claire Barden stood on the court with their favorite teachers in front of their biggest supporters...

Cowgirls basketball fall to LD Bell as struggles continue

Cowgirls basketball fall to LD Bell as struggles continue

TJ Andres, Staff Writer

January 28, 2016


Filed under Girls Basketball, Showcase, Sports

  The Coppell Cowgirls basketball team (14-13, 2-7 District 7-6A) were looking to get back on track Tuesday night at home against L.D. Bell, after losing their last three games.   However, after a close first half, the Cowgirls could not pull through in the second, and fell to the L.D...

Cowgirls fall to Haltom Buffalos during middle school night game (with video)

Cowgirls fall to Haltom Buffalos during middle school night game (with video)

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer

January 26, 2016


Filed under Girls Basketball, Winter Sports

A crowd full of Coppell middle school students and parents watched at the edge of their seats as the Coppell girls basketball team fell to the Haltom Buffalos 43-35 in a closely matched game at Coppell High School Friday night. The middle school students were there for the annual Middle School Night hos...

Foul shots give Southlake Carroll edge against Cowgirls

Foul shots give Southlake Carroll edge against Cowgirls

Kathryn Rudd, Staff Writer

January 6, 2016


Filed under Girls Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

  The Coppell Cowgirls fought hard in their third district game against one of their biggest rivals, but free throws were the difference late in a 55-37 Southlake Carroll Lady Dragons victory.   "With Southlake being a really good shooting team you have to expect them to be really...

Cowgirls fall to Colleyville in first district game

Cowgirls fall to Colleyville in first district game

December 18, 2015


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

By TJ Andres @tj_andres2 Staff writer   The 2015-2016 is in full swing and after multiple non district matchups and tournaments, the Coppell Cowgirls basketball team opened up district play on Tuesday night against the Colleyville Heritage Lady Panthers.   The Coppell Cowgirls ...

Cowgirls collect victory over John Paul II

Cowgirls collect victory over John Paul II

December 15, 2015


Filed under Girls Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

By Chisom  Ukoha Staff writer @uchisom3 The third quarter clock is down to a minute. John Paul II is desperately trying to stay in the game. They shoot for a three, but Coppell team captain, junior Chidera Nwaiwu, blocks their shot, recovers the ball and passes it down to senior Kaeli Stayer running down the side. She ca...

Cowgirls Down Lady Mustangs in OT

Cowgirls Down Lady Mustangs in OT

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015


Filed under Girls Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

  The Coppell Cowgirls program is making a statement this year. Coming off of a sub .500 season, the Cowgirls rallied to defeat Grapevine, 33-32, in overtime on Tuesday at CHS. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ocFyHHcyS7c The win gives the Cowgirls an 11-3 record on the season heading into Friday’s gam...

Cowgirls off to hot start, eclipse last season’s win total (With Video)

Cowgirls off to hot start, eclipse last season’s win total (With Video)

December 8, 2015


Filed under Girls Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

By Joseph Krum Managing Editor @joseph_krum After an 8-22 season last year and a new coach on the way, expectations for the Coppell Cowgirls basketball team were unknown. Yet so far, led by new coach Kristen Davis, the Cowgirls won three of their first four games including a dominating 69-31 win against Sam Houston Hi...