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Baseball Notebook: Elliott called up to varsity

Baseball Notebook: Elliott called up to varsity

February 28, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer For an athlete it is always is an honor to make varsity. Making it as a sophomore is just icing on the cake. For sophomore Jensen Elliott, being called up was a pure surprise. To him the move is not permanent, but for right now there is no denying the fact that he...

Senior pitcher Jake Elliott seeks to lead Cowboys to State before departing for Oklahoma

Senior pitcher Jake Elliott seeks to lead Cowboys to State before departing for Oklahoma

February 6, 2013

By Thomas Hair and Joe Han Senior Jake Elliott has always been the type of guy that stands out in a crowd. His 6-7 frame and bright red hair make him an easily identifiable individual, but what truly separates him from the rest is his remarkable pitching ability and desire to be a great, godly role...

Loop looks forward to getting back under lights

Loop looks forward to getting back under lights

August 27, 2012

By John Loop Staff Writer Sports. It consumes our daily lives as students in a Texas high school, from a top-overall ranked Cowgirl Volleyball team who is desperate for back-to-back 5A state titles to a Cowboy football team who is hungry to show the rest of District 5-5A what they are made of. And those ...

Croft earns his stripes as a Trinity Tiger

Croft earns his stripes as a Trinity Tiger

May 24, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Many athletes coming to play college sports next year have goals and dreams of moving into the sport as a professional, but for some such as senior Teddy Croft they just play for the love of the game. Since freshman year, Croft has been committed to the Cowboys baseb...

Defensive errors prove costly in Cowboys loss to Jaguars, 6-4

Defensive errors prove costly in Cowboys loss to Jaguars, 6-4

May 4, 2012

By Ben Cowlishaw Online Copy Editor In the first game of a best-of-three playoff, the Cowboys were defeated Thursday in Flower Mound by the Jaguars, 6-4. While hitting came through and pitching did their job, it was defense where the Cowboys fell short. The Cowboys had three errors, all of which ended u...

Full Count Special Report: Weaver no-hits Twins

May 3, 2012

By Ben Cowlishaw Online Copy Editor A mere two and a half weeks after Philip Humber of the Chicago White Sox threw the 21st perfect game in MLB history, Jered Weaver of the Los Angeles Angels no-hit the Minnesota Twins in the Halo's 9-0 win. Weaver, now 4-0 with a 1.61 ERA, only allowed two base...

Cowboys set to take on Jaguars in first round of Baseball Playoffs

May 2, 2012

By Ben Cowlishaw Online Copy Editor On Thursday, the Coppell Cowboys travel to Flower Mound for the first game in the best-of-three series. The game is at 7:30. Game 2 of the series is at Coppell at 7:30 on Friday, and Game 3, if necessary, will be on Saturday at Grapevine (a neutral site). Coppell...

Varsity baseball hopes to continue winning streak on Senior Night

April 23, 2012

By Thomas Hair Online Copy Editor What began as a mediocre and slightly disappointing 2012 season for the varsity baseball team has remarkably seen the tides turn in recent weeks. After  a shaky 8-9 start, the Cowboys have won nine of their last 11 games to brinf their overall record to 17-11. ...

Full Count Special Report: 21st perfect game in MLB history thrown in Seattle

April 21, 2012

By Ben Cowlishaw Online Copy Editor Philip Humber of the Chicago White Sox has just thrown the 21st perfect game, the 3rd in White Sox history to the Seattle Mariners in a 4-0 win. Humber had nine strike outs, five ground outs, and thirteen fly outs to retire all 27 batters in a row. The last...

Clark takes reins of CHS baseball team

Clark takes reins of CHS baseball team

March 30, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer For years the Coppell High School baseball team has been a force to be reckoned with, but unfortunately it has not advanced as far into the playoffs as expected. However, with a new head coach, the team feels determined to show the state what they have. Over the past...

Rangers look for repeat season as AL enters battle stations

Rangers look for repeat season as AL enters battle stations

March 30, 2012

By Ben Cowlishaw Online Copy Editor In 2011, the Texas Rangers proved their first World Series appearance was no fluke. They came back better than ever and were a single strike away, twice, from their first World Series title. As the American League gets even more threatening with players like...

Teddy Croft named Wingstop Scholar Athlete

March 21, 2012

By Mary Whitfill Features Editor CHS senior baseball player Teddy Croft was named February's Wingstop Scholar Athlete of the Month for his dedication to his sport while still maintaining a high academic record and volunteering in the community. Each month, Wingstop and KTVT-TV CBS invites fans,...