Coppell Student Media

Cowgirls struggle to overcome elongated halftime, Sachse defense in heartbreaker

Cowgirls struggle to overcome elongated halftime, Sachse defense in heartbreaker

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

McKINNEY - Try after try, the ball would just not go in.   Coppell senior forward Baylee Hux had crossed the ball into the box and into the heart of the Coppell girls soccer attack, yet after three shots from a mob of players, the ball dribbled out of bounds.   That effort seemed to be...

Cowgirls overcome change of style to cruise to bi-district win

Cowgirls overcome change of style to cruise to bi-district win

March 25, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

DALLAS - Squinting into the sun and forward towards her teammate, Coppell sophomore forward Micayla Weathers saw the ball flying towards her.   And in one swift motion, Weathers caught the pass and rocketed it right into the back of the net, giving the Cowgirls their first goal of the night...

Playoff journey begins for area’s top-ranked soccer teams

Playoff journey begins for area’s top-ranked soccer teams

March 24, 2017


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

For the Coppell boys and girls soccer teams, their seasons started in vastly different places. The boys began at home in the NTX Showcase tournament, while the Cowgirls started this year in Keller in a tournament of their own.   Yet for each team, the beginning of the next phase of their season begi...

Buddy Echols Field dominance capped with season’s largest margin of victory, district championship

Buddy Echols Field dominance capped with season’s largest margin of victory, district championship

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

March 8, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

This season has been one of many ups and few downs for the Coppell girls soccer team. Buddy Echols Field has been a safe haven, as the team has posted a plus-30 goal differential this year at home. And on Tuesday night, in the final home match this year, the Cowgirls handily took down Skyline, winning 13-0...

Slow start but strong finish as Cowgirls end the night 7-0 victory over Berkner

Slow start but strong finish as Cowgirls end the night 7-0 victory over Berkner

Farah Merchant, Staff Writer

March 7, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell High School Cowgirls (16-0-1) claimed yet another convincing victory of 7-0 Friday night over the Berkner Rams (2-9-1) at Buddy Echols Field, dominating just like they have been all season. The win is a tribute to solid defense, led by Coppell senior defender Sarah Houchin. The consistency ...

Initial offensive burst not enough in first tie of season

Initial offensive burst not enough in first tie of season

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

As the horn sounded, cheers filled through the air. One streak was ended, yet another remained intact.   In a 1-1 tie with Richardson Pearce at Buddy Echols Field on Tuesday night, the Coppell girls soccer team allowed its first goal of the season, snapping a 14 match shutout streak. Yet ...

Girls dominate in 5-0 win over Richardson Lady Eagles

Girls dominate in 5-0 win over Richardson Lady Eagles

Reid Valentine, Staff writer

February 16, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Only 30 seconds into Tuesday night’s match with Richardson, Coppell sophomore forward Rebecca Watley made her presence known with a breakaway shot on frame that was just off the mark.   But it seemed before anyone even had time to sneeze, she was back in the box with her first goal of the...

One game at a time: Cowgirls continue winning streak by dominating Lady Longhorns

One game at a time: Cowgirls continue winning streak by dominating Lady Longhorns

Tanya Raghu, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Winter Sports

As the Coppell Cowgirls soccer team wins 10th straight match this season against the W.T. White Lady Longhorns, at Buddy Echols Field, 5-0, on Friday it is clear that they are onto something.   CHS sophomore forward Ryley Andrews set the tone for the entire match in the first five minutes, s...

Cowgirls take win in their bond, match against Lake Highlands

Cowgirls take win in their bond, match against Lake Highlands

Amelia Vanyo, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

As the varsity girls soccer match against Lake Highlands began on Tuesday evening at Buddy Echols Field, the Cowgirls pushed against the wind to keep the ball on the opponent's half, scoring three times to close the score at 3-0 at the end of the second half, taking their record a step higher wi...

3 military signees, 4 girls soccer players amongst Signing Day festivities

3 military signees, 4 girls soccer players amongst Signing Day festivities

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

February 1, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Football, Girls Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports, Track and Field, Winter Sports

“It just gives me chills, thinking about it.”   To say senior football player Kevin Madigan was excited to sign his letter of intent with Army West Point would be an understatement. But for him and two other Coppell athletes of the 12 who participated in National Signing Day in the Cop...

Despite flat start, Cowgirls surge for dominant win

Despite flat start, Cowgirls surge for dominant win

Joseph Krum, Executive Enterprise Editor

January 21, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Sometimes, when things just do not go as planned, it is best to just take things into your own hands.   That is exactly what Coppell High School senior defender Sarah Houchin did when she dribbled through multiple Cedar Hill defenders to net a goal of her own, the fourth in the Cowgirls so...

Wet n’ Wild: Cowgirls soccer downs nationally ranked Byron Nelson, 1-0

Wet n’ Wild: Cowgirls soccer downs nationally ranked Byron Nelson, 1-0

Reid Valentine, Staff writer

January 20, 2017


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The No. 3 nationally ranked Coppell Cowgirls soccer team topped no. 15 Byron Nelson Lady Bobcats 1-0, in a rainy win on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field that was like a Monet painting: pretty from afar but a downright mess up close.   “With all the rain coming down I could barely see anything...