Coppell Student Media

Shutout over Skeeters sends Cowboys to regional tournament

Shutout over Skeeters sends Cowboys to regional tournament

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

April 7, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

RICHARDSON - Up until the 33rd minute of the Class 6A Region II quarterfinals match against Mesquite, the Coppell boys soccer team was in fear of going home for the last time this season. However, hope was restored by junior forward Adam Marez, who tapped in a cross by senior forward Jake Turman, giv...

Penalty kicks, shut outs in the fight for state championship

Penalty kicks, shut outs in the fight for state championship

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

RICHARDSON - The crowd sat at the edge of their seats, eyes glued to the field, as the ball flew from one side to the other, unable to reach the goal.   On Thursday night, the Coppell girls soccer team edged Sachse, 4-3, in penalty kicks in the Class 6A Region II quarterfinals at Eagle Must...

Cowgirls inching closer to state championship following 5-0 playoff victory

Cowgirls inching closer to state championship following 5-0 playoff victory

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

    DALLAS - The Coppell girls soccer team walked out of Postell Stadium a win closer to the Class 6A state championship after the Cowgirls won 5-0 in their second round of area playoffs against Mesquite Horn on a chilly Tuesday night.   The Cowgirls showcased their chemistry...

Technique, teamwork leads Cowgirls playoff victory

Technique, teamwork leads Cowgirls playoff victory

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

March 31, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

PLANO - Within three minutes, the first goal flew into the net, building a solid foundation for the Cowgirls soccer team for the rest of the match and what it hopes is several more to follow.   “It’s a building process, every game there’s little things we have to work on and execute,...

Mid-season motivation comes out in playoff win

Mid-season motivation comes out in playoff win

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

PLANO - After 33 scoreless minutes, Coppell senior Wyatt Priest broke the ice with a chip-in goal for the Cowboys.   With this goal, and the three following, the Coppell soccer team defeated Garland, 4-0, on Thursday at John Clark Stadium in the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs....

Back to back: Cowgirls crowned as district champions once again, open playoffs Tuesday

Back to back: Cowgirls crowned as district champions once again, open playoffs Tuesday

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 25, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports

The Cowgirls walked onto the Buddy Echols Field on a cool and windy Friday night with the District 6-9A just within their grasps and walked off victorious.   The Cowgirls won 6-1 in their last District 6-9A match on Senior Night against the Lady Eagles. With the district championship on the ...

Seniors shine in Skyline shut out

Seniors shine in Skyline shut out

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

As the Coppell boys soccer team knelt in a circle to say its regular pre-game prayer, 22 out of the 29 total players thought ahead to their last match at Buddy Echols Field.   After four years of playing as Cowboys, the team’s seniors would soon play their last home match - a tradition k...

Coppell remains in district hunt with 5-1 victory

Coppell remains in district hunt with 5-1 victory

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 11, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Cowboys soccer team left the field satisfied with its 5-1 triumph over Berkner Rams on Friday at Buddy Echols Field.   Now with 11 goals in the past three matches and a 9-1-2 district record, the Cowboys aim to overtake Pearce to lead District 9-6A.   Coppell stuck to their traditional 4-3-3 formation, simple tactics and long ball...

With second place secured, Cowgirls aim to lead district

With second place secured, Cowgirls aim to lead district

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

  Firmly sitting in second place in District 9-6A, the Coppell girls soccer team defeated W.T. White, 5-1, on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field to remain in contention for the district championship.   The match broke a tie for second place in district. The Cowgirls, playing the regular 4-3...

Better conditions, better outcome

Better conditions, better outcome

Nicholas Pranske, Sports Assignment Editor

March 5, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

  As the Coppell boys soccer team took the field against the Wildcats at Buddy Echols Field, the temperature read a cool 67 degrees with a clear sky. As the game played out, the Cowboys took advantage of this weather as they took home a 2-0 win over Lake Highlands in their District 9-6A ma...

After disappointing loss, communication leads Cowgirls to victory over Lake Highlands

After disappointing loss, communication leads Cowgirls to victory over Lake Highlands

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Friday night’s match against Lake Highlands  proved to be a success for the Coppell girls soccer team as it took home a 3-0 win.   After Tuesday’s one goal loss against J.J. Pearce, the Cowgirls redeemed themselves.   “This game was about a response,” Coppell coach Ryan...

Cowboys walk off with defeat by Pearce

Cowboys walk off with defeat by Pearce

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

    The much-anticipated match between the District 9-6A boys soccer leaders - Coppell and the Pearce -  provided an action-packed show from the very start right to the dying seconds but ended with a disappointing 1-0 loss for the Cowboys on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field.   &...