Coppell Student Media

Back in-form: Cowboys secure much needed 2-1 victory against Flower Mound

Back in-form: Cowboys secure much needed 2-1 victory against Flower Mound

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019

The Coppell boys soccer team played Flower Mound yesterday and walked off the field with both a well-earned 2-1 victory.   The match was thrilling from the start, with both teams battling for a win. Coppell had previously stood sixth place in the district and the win raised them to fourth p...

After back-to-back losses, Cowboys playing to win against Flower Mound

After back-to-back losses, Cowboys playing to win against Flower Mound

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

Though the Coppell soccer team initially started off its District 6-6A season strong, it suffered two losses as its momentum failed to carry on to its matches against Hebron on Friday and Irving on Tuesday.   But now, the Cowboys, standing at sixth place on the district table with a record o...

Cowboys neck-and-neck in district running with win over Nimitz

Cowboys neck-and-neck in district running with win over Nimitz

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

February 6, 2019

Just a few minutes after tip off, the Coppell basketball team went four for four on 3-pointers to gain a six-point lead over Irving Nimitz.   Three and a half quarters later, the Cowboys defeated the Vikings, 60-39, at the Coppell HIgh School arena.   Coming off of a loss again...

Cowgirls tame Lady Tigers, remain undefeated in district

Cowgirls tame Lady Tigers, remain undefeated in district

Sally Parampottil, Co-Student Life Editor

February 6, 2019

Last night, the Coppell girls soccer team defeated Irving, 4-0, in District 6-6A action at Buddy Echols Field.   Three of the goals were scored during the first half. The first came from sophomore midfielder Jocelyn Alonzo with an assist from senior forward Rebecca Watley. The following two w...

For female wrestlers, losing weight is a source of positivity

For female wrestlers, losing weight is a source of positivity

Neha Desaraju, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

Every week, Coppell High School senior Khushi Khandelwal tracks her weight methodically.   As a wrestler, she has to maintain a certain weight range, known as a weight class, in order to compete. Many times, this means losing weight.   Most of the time, Khandelwal is only losin...

Cowgirls to play Lady Tigers, looking to extend win streak

Cowgirls to play Lady Tigers, looking to extend win streak

Sally Parampottil, Co-Student Life Editor

February 4, 2019

After its fourth consecutive district win against Marcus on Friday, the Coppell girls soccer team plays Irving on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.   The Cowgirls (4-0-0 in District 6-6A and 14-1-1 overall) have only allowed four goals, with only one of those coming in district pla...

Rival Marcus triumphs over Coppell, 3-2

Rival Marcus triumphs over Coppell, 3-2

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019

In the cool, windy 55 degrees weather at Buddy Echols Field last night, two long-running rivals, Marcus and the Coppell boys soccer team, met on the pitch for the first time this season.   The match proved to be a rollercoaster of a game from the first whistle to the very last, with Marcus...

Cowboys prepare to take on rival Marcus

Cowboys prepare to take on rival Marcus

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

The Coppell boys soccer team has its fourth district match against Marcus at Buddy Echols Field on Friday at 7:30 p.m., making it the first District 6-6A home match of the season.   The Cowboys initially started strong this district season, winning their district opener, 5-1, against MacArthur on Jan. 22. But their str...

Love for sport turns into future for Sherrer

Love for sport turns into future for Sherrer

Arman Merchant, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

The feel of dribbling a ball down the court and hearing the swish after hitting a shot for three is known to many, but to some, it is much bigger.   This feeling is embedded in Coppell sophomore guard Emma Sherrer. From at a young age, basketball has been part of her life, whether it is fi...

Cowgirls secure 2-0 win against Hebron in an exciting match

Cowgirls secure 2-0 win against Hebron in an exciting match

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 27, 2019

  Last night, the Coppell girls soccer team faced Hebron at Buddy Echols Field in its second District 6-6A season match and walked off the pitch with a 2-0 win.   Even though the Cowgirls came out with a two-goal lead, the match was a difficult win. Both teams were in-form at t...

In-form Cowgirls to play Lady Hawks in second district match

In-form Cowgirls to play Lady Hawks in second district match

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019

The Coppell girls soccer team had a good start to its District 6-6A season with a 3-0 win against Irving MacArthur on Tuesday. Now, the Cowgirls are prepping to play against the Hebron Lady Hawks tonight at 7:30 p.m in a home match at Buddy Echols Field.   Last year, Coppell had an impressive run, wi...

Cowboys fall to Lewisville in rematch

Cowboys fall to Lewisville in rematch

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

January 24, 2019

On Tuesday, Lewisville handed the Coppell boys basketball team its first District 6-6A loss, 71-57, at the Coppell High School arena.   Although the Cowboys went into the game with a victory over the Farmers already under their belts, they knew it would not be an easy addition to the win col...