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Reid Valentine
Reid Valentine is a third-year staffer on The Sidekick who is mainly a sports writer with a passion for feature stories. His dream since being a child has been to anchor SportsCenter on ESPN, and he knows journalism is his ticket there. Reid has many hobbies that include baseball and hanging with friends. Twitter: @reidv9

Reid Valentine, Sports Copy Editor

Apr 18, 2018
Column: The overexertion strikes back: A fracture in life (Part III) (Story)
Apr 04, 2018
Video: 50th anniversary of MLK assassination (Story/Video)
Mar 20, 2018
On the Spot: Scholarship season in progress for seniors (with video) (Video)
Feb 02, 2018
On the spot: Coppell placed in District 6-6A for 2018-2020 (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Fighting the clock: Are the end of Superhero films in sight? (Story)
Jan 24, 2018
Can o’ worms (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
On the Spot: Madrigal Feast garners excitement from members (Story)
Nov 10, 2017
Coppell loses to College Park in four sets (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Uncharted waters: Cowgirls looking to extend longest playoff run since 2012 (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
On the Spot: 4 facts to know about Gates, Manafort indictments (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
On to the next one: Cowgirls make quick work of Lady Rangers (Story)
Oct 30, 2017
The first of many: Coppell takes on Naaman Forest in bi-district playoff round (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Dual threat dominance: McGill’s hard work, character allow him to excel (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Never in doubt: Cowgirls stifle Lady Raiders in three set sweep (Story)
Sep 28, 2017
Football’s head trauma problem: The reality of the sport (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Just the beginning: Coppell alum Conrad Shindler earns PGA card (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Q&A with an Eagle: Allen’s assistant sports editor talks about Friday’s matchup (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Wake up call: A rough third set leads to Coppell responding with a win (Story)
Sep 12, 2017
Preview: Coppell squares off against Pearce at home (Story)
May 23, 2017
A leg up (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
Chick-fil-awesome (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
Sports Blog: Justice League- NBA (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
Girls dominate in 5-0 win over Richardson Lady Eagles (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
Intensity breeds success: Performance Course coach uses energy to impact lives (with video) (Story)
Jan 20, 2017
Wet n’ Wild: Cowgirls soccer downs nationally ranked Byron Nelson, 1-0 (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
Davis rejuvenates program with purpose heading into second year (Story)
Dec 07, 2016
Plummer drops 14 but Cowboys fall to Grapevine 55-45 (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Learning about sports columns at my first convention (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
Starting off strong: Cowgirls take early lead, never look back in playoff victory (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
District 9-6A champs look forward to the 2016 postseason (Story)
Oct 23, 2016
Pure class: McBride accounts for six TDs in sound defeat of Berkner (Story)
Oct 21, 2016
The Internet saved sports media, or did it? (Story)
Sep 22, 2016
Not one, not two, well actually just one (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
A resonating performance: Cowgirls beat Skyline in three sets (Story)
Sep 15, 2016
Preview: Volleyball takes on Skyline Friday (Story)
Sep 08, 2016
A new leader to a proven team (Story/Photo)
Aug 31, 2016
Just slipping away (Story)
May 26, 2016
Second time’s a charm (Story/Photo)
May 26, 2016
Rakestraw wins Male Coach of the Year honors (Story)
May 11, 2016
Charitable event helps people halfway across the world (Story)
May 06, 2016
A Night for Nepal event happening this Saturday night (Photo)
Apr 20, 2016
Late Senior Night comeback falls short (Story)
Apr 15, 2016
Kodros deals in 2-0 win to keep Coppell No. 1 (Story)
Mar 24, 2016
Coppell looks to sweep Southlake with a win on Friday (Story)
Mar 11, 2016
Cowboys beat Heritage 3-0 on senior night (Story)
Feb 13, 2016
Adventure in the face of adversity (Story)
Feb 08, 2016
A Steadfast approach to fitness (Story)
Feb 02, 2016
A good fight by Cowgirls ends in a loss to the Lady Dragons (Story)
Jan 29, 2016
Cowgirls look to slay the Lady Dragons in a 7:45 home game (Story)
Jan 21, 2016
Tradition of talent to be on display Saturday at annual show (Story)
Dec 11, 2015
Cowgirls Down Lady Mustangs in OT (Story)
Dec 08, 2015
Girls Basketball Takes on the Lady Mustangs of Grapevine at 6:30 in the Big Gym (Story)
Dec 08, 2015
Making a Vocation, a Vacation: NBC 5’s Pat Doney finds happiness in sportscasting (Story)
Nov 06, 2015
A negative shift in youth sports (Story)
Nov 04, 2015
Volleyball cruises through bi-district playoff round (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Volleyball bi-district playoff preview (Story)
Oct 28, 2015
Lady Dragons win a hard fought game for the District Championship (Story)
Oct 27, 2015
Cowgirls face district leaders Southlake with a chance at title (Story)
Oct 08, 2015
Coppell volleyball star primed for the next level (Story)
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