Coppell Student Media

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Nicholas Pranske
Nicholas is a senior and in his third year on The Sidekick staff. He enjoys reading the encyclopedia cover to cover and polishing shoes. You can often find him weaving baskets in his free time. You can get in touch with Nicholas primarily by email, at [email protected] or on Twitter @Nick_Pranske8.

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Copy and Design Editor

May 16, 2020
The 2020 Sidekick Olympics (Story)
May 12, 2020
15 athletes to sign tomorrow (Story)
Apr 19, 2020
Roll the tapes (Story)
Feb 21, 2020
Defining a sport (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Marcus snatches win with late goal (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Cowgirls looking to steal win against Marauders (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Basketball crushes Cardinals in another district win (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
Fisher using experience to inspire love for students on school board (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
Close win over Tigers gives basketball second district victory (Story)
Dec 13, 2019
Cowgirls to scrimmage Belton, Little Elm for preseason look (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Outside shooting, aggressive defense leads basketball to win over Trinity (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
JESUS IS KING review: West redesigns discography with gospel album (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Trump supporters overflow American Airlines Center for Dallas rally (with video) (Media)
Oct 10, 2019
The Penny Podcast – Episode #024 (Media)
Oct 09, 2019
Senior night win gives Coppell tennis confidence for playoffs (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
The Sportlight: Schrock overcomes eye disease, pursues love of football (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
60 years: More than half a century of growth and development of a cutting-edge district (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Tennis uses aggressiveness, endurance to prepare for district matchups (Story)
Sep 14, 2019
Cross country takes second, fifth at Coppell Invitational (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
Annual Coppell Invitational to give insight to district competition (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
On the Spot: Springer brings tradition of wearing pink to CHS to raise awareness of cancer (with video) (Media)
Aug 28, 2019
Warriors triumph over Cowgirls in fifth set (Story)
Aug 27, 2019
Cowgirls looking for improvement in non-district matchup against Arlington Martin (Story)
Aug 16, 2019
On The Spot: New C-Day allows for flexibility to compliment block scheduling (with video) (Story)
May 07, 2019
Winging it (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Freshman’s overtime goal sends Coppell to regional quarterfinals (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
O’Quinn bringing leadership, camaraderie to Coppell softball (Story)
Mar 29, 2019
Cowgirls shoot past Indians in bi-district playoffs (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
Cowgirls to play Keller in first round (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
Pehl named Coppell ISD Athletic Director (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Penny Podcast – Episode #008 (Media)
Mar 21, 2019
Seniority rules in victory over Flower Mound (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
Reaching beyond (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Coppell falls to Lake Ridge in area playoffs (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Coppell basketball flies past Falcons with winning 3-pointer (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Penny Podcast – Episode #005 (Media)
Feb 21, 2019
February teacher of the issue: English teacher Stephanie Ball builds connection with students (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Coppell Observer: “Sorry, I had my AirPods in” (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Stress-free sports (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
Cowboys neck-and-neck in district running with win over Nimitz (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
Cowboys fall to Lewisville in rematch (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
Coppell upholds district record in comeback win (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
Coppell basketball to play fourth district game against Vikings (Story)
Jan 10, 2019
Coppell scratches off third district win against Jaguars (Story)
Dec 14, 2018
Tepper carries on journalism legacy through magazine, broadcast (Story)
Dec 12, 2018
Changing the game from 30 feet back (Story)
Nov 19, 2018
Old foe ends Cowboys’ season (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Survive and advance (Story/Media)
Nov 16, 2018
Coppell basketball falls to Dragons in season opener (Story)
Nov 10, 2018
Coppell gets boost of confidence before playoffs (Story)
Nov 09, 2018
Cowboys to play Vikings in final chance to refine offense (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Cowboys’ hopes at district title brought to end by Jaguars (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Cowboys take on top seed Flower Mound in critical game (Story)
Oct 31, 2018
Moving on (Story)
Oct 28, 2018
Coppell takes step towards district title in rout of Tigers (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Cowboys look for district win with playoffs in sight (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
A starting point (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
Davis delivers again in the clutch (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Cowboys to hit ground running against Marcus in last leg of season (Story)
Oct 16, 2018
Farmers harvest victory against Coppell in defensive showdown (Story)
Sep 30, 2018
Cowgirls capitalize on second set comeback in district win (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
Kicking for a purpose (Story)
Sep 13, 2018
Cowboys taking motivation, momentum into big game (Story)
Sep 01, 2018
Davis finds redemption as Cowboys chase off Mustangs (Story)
Aug 31, 2018
Cowboys go into season with new quarterback, same strategy (Story)
Aug 25, 2018
Hirt, Cerniglia lead Cowboys in season preview (Story)
May 24, 2018
Beating cancer one step at a time (Story)
May 24, 2018
Coppell Observer: The global epidemic of battle royale (Story)
Apr 24, 2018
Quest for a title (Story)
Apr 22, 2018
Cowboys’ season shaken up by Rattlers (Story)
Apr 18, 2018
Lady Dragons’ flame lives on in playoffs (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Cowboys double down on Tigers, earns ticket to Georgetown (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Coppell bringing its talents to Round Rock (Story)
Apr 09, 2018
Pehl finds new way to assist a coach (Story)
Apr 07, 2018
Shutout over Skeeters sends Cowboys to regional tournament (Story)
Apr 06, 2018
If not testing, then what else? (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
If not testing, then what else? (Story)
Mar 30, 2018
Mid-season motivation comes out in playoff win (Story)
Mar 21, 2018
Seniors shine in Skyline shut out (Story)
Mar 12, 2018
Run-rule win leaves Cowboys with high hopes (Story)
Mar 08, 2018
Pehl named full-time CISD assistant athletics director (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Better conditions, better outcome (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Cowboys walk off with defeat by Pearce (Media)
Feb 26, 2018
Renovations spark concern with locals (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Cowboys’ season comes to close in Rockwall-Heath defeat (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
In it for the long run (Story)
Feb 15, 2018
Cowgirls take Berkner by the horns in commanding triumph (Story)
Jan 21, 2018
Working overtime (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
Underclassmen shine through, lead Cowboys to victory (Story)
Dec 17, 2017
Cowgirl comeback (Story)
Dec 04, 2017
Stellar season comes to disappointing end in Waco thriller (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Hierarchy of basketball (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Fourth quarter breakaway sends Cowgirls to first loss (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Starting Afresh (Story)
Nov 05, 2017
Sky’s the limit (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Cowboys continue on route to playoffs (Story)
Oct 29, 2017
Playoff bound (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Cowboys after fifth district win at Berkner (Story)
Oct 22, 2017
Early bird gets the worm (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Fourth time’s the charm (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Ranked for success (Story)
Oct 15, 2017
Passing game leads to fifth win of season against Lake Highlands (Story)
Oct 08, 2017
Cowboys tame Mustangs in win at Richardson (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Cowgirls remain undefeated in district win over Berkner (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Cowboys travel to Richardson in journey to playoffs (Story)
Sep 17, 2017
Eagles rise above (Story)
Sep 14, 2017
Cowboys looking to soar past state power in Allen (with video) (Story)
Sep 13, 2017
Coppell Cowboys to face Allen Eagles head on with high hopes (video) (Story)
Sep 09, 2017
Second half rally sends Cowboys past Boyd (with video) (Story)
Sep 08, 2017
Getting back in the groove (Story)
Sep 02, 2017
Deep ball leads Cowboys to convincing win over L.D. Bell (with video) (Story)
Sep 01, 2017
Opening night (Story)
Jun 01, 2017
Black holds off Red team in annual spring football game (Story)