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Students share excitement for upcoming Allen game

The cheerleaders run downfield after celebrating a Cowboy touchdown during the fourth quarter of Friday nights game at Pennington Field. The Cowboys won their first game of the season  58-23.

Lili Lomas, Sports editor, Digital content editor

September 13, 2017

With Coppell High School football playing state power Allen High School this Friday, students are preparing for the various aspects of the game from the halftime show to the support in the stands. They share with The Sidekick how they are building up excitement for the game.       Senio...

Cowgirls fall to state’s No. 4 team in three sets

Coppell High School junior Amarachi Osuji and freshman Madison Gilliland jump to make a block during Friday night’s game in the Arena. The Cowgirls played against the Allen Eagles and ended the match losing straight sets (27-29, 12-25, 20-25) against the Lady Eagles.

Lili Lomas, Executive Digital Content Editor, Sports Editor

August 26, 2017

The Coppell High School Arena was filled with the CHS student section chants Friday night which provided support for the Cowgirls as they took on the state’s No. 4 ranked team.   The Coppell Cowgirls varsity volleyball team fell short to the Lady Eagles losing straight sets (29-27, 25-12,...

A new leader to a proven team

Photo courtesy the Eagle Angle.

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

Since 2012, the Allen Eagles football team has gone a staggering 62-2, but 60 of those wins were under coach Tom Westerberg. This year, new coach Terry Gambill took over one of the top high school coaching jobs in America, where the expectation is to win. After his first two games at the helm, he ha...

Looking through a new set of lenses

Looking through a new set of lenses

Jessica Jun, Staff Writer

February 4, 2016

One small act of kindness can bring a smile to a person’s face. One compliment can give someone more confidence. One program can change a person’s life forever: a program like Coppell High School’s Pathways Program.   For over 10 years, this program has served as an excellent way for student...

Coppell struggles to score, loses to Allen 31-10

Coppell struggles to score, loses to Allen 31-10

September 30, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer With students from both schools taking to Twitter to discuss one of the most anticipated games of the season, Friday night determined who would come out on top.  Sadly, the Allen Eagles got the best of the Coppell Cowboys, 31-10. The first play of the game set the tone for what ...

Frisco Tournament of Champions baseball preview

Frisco Tournament of Champions baseball preview

March 7, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer After an adequate performance in the Corpus tournament last weekend where Coppell went 2-1-1 after a one run loss to Moody, the Cowboys is prepared to make a statement in the Frisco Tournament of Champions this weekend. In the third tournament the Cowboys have played...

Spirited atmosphere enhances game experience

Passionate Coppell fans throw up baby powder at the beginning of the game to show their spirit, leaving a smoky effect. Photo by Rinu Daniel.

October 11, 2012

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer After a powerful chant of “I believe that we will win,” the view of Coppell High School’s student section was masked by an explosion of white smoke.  As baby powder floated through the air, the rest of the stadium looked in the direction of Coppell’s s...

Photo Gallery: Coppell proves to be Allen’s worst nightmare

Photo Gallery: Coppell proves to be Allen's worst nightmare

September 30, 2012

The Coppell Cowboys remain undefeated after the home football game against the Allen Eagles. After an intense four quarters, the Cowboys scored a touchdown during over time with a final score of 27-24. Photos by Rachel Bush and Rinu Daniel.

Secondary plays primary role in Cowboy victory

September 29, 2012

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer It is said that defense wins championships, well, tonight may as well have been a championship game. Coppell’s defense put up an extremely impressive showing whether on the line or in the secondary, everyone on the field on defense played as hard as they possibly...

Allen sports editor chimes in on big game

Coppell football players take down the Allen Eagle at Friday's pep rally

September 28, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer On Thursday, I had the opportunity to talk with Akshay Mirchandani about tonight’s between the Coppell Cowboys and Allen Eagles. Mirchandani is the sports editor for the Eagle Angle newspaper at Allen High School and agreed to answer some questions I had. Q. What...