Coppell Student Media

Cowboys finish tough two-week stretch with loss to Berkner, 52-36

Cowboys finish tough two-week stretch with loss to Berkner, 52-36

December 15, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer After a long two week stretch in which the Cowboys had played three of the state of Texas' top basketball programs, including Friday night's opponent, the Richardson Berkner Rams, Coppell looked like they were ready for a break. The Rams stifled junior forward Simi Socks...

Coppell loses OT thriller to South Grand Prairie, 63-57

Coppell loses OT thriller to South Grand Prairie, 63-57

December 12, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer Turnovers were the story of this highly anticipated matchup between the Coppell Cowboys and the South Grand Prairie Warriors. Unfortunately, the Cowboys lost the ball one too many times and, evidently, the game with it, 63-57. The dueling guards, junior Landon Goesling...

Basketball notebook: Coppell hosts two top-five programs South Grand Prairie, Richardson-Berkner

Basketball notebook: Coppell hosts two top-five programs South Grand Prairie, Richardson-Berkner

December 11, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The Cowboys have their work cut out for them this week, facing two highly ranked Texas state-ranked teams on Coppell’s court. The South Grand Prairie Warriors (14-1) march into Coppell on Tuesday night, and the week ends with a highly anticipated matchup with Richardson-Berkner...

In transition: Goesling takes reins of Coppell offense

In transition: Goesling takes reins of Coppell offense

December 6, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer In a basketball season that seems to be full of new beginnings for the Coppell Cowboys, junior point guard Landon Goesling fits right in. Goesling, his Baylor-bound sister and his parents moved to Coppell from Bakersfield, Calif. last year. Goesling, a two-ye...

Boys Basketball notebook: Cowboys ready to outmuscle Duncanville

Boys Basketball notebook: Cowboys ready to outmuscle Duncanville

December 4, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The pressure is on for the Coppell Cowboys to hand Duncanville their second loss of the basketball season. Coppell (4-4) enters tonight's game against the Panthers (12-1) with two goals in mind: offensive rebounding and the transition game. "Coach calls it the 'games...

Cowboys ground Eagles, 61-41

Cowboys ground Eagles, 61-41

November 27, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The Eagles had their wings clipped by the Coppell Cowboys (4-4) basketball team, as they came away with a victory over Allen High School with the score of 61-41. The Eagles (0-4) could not find their shot. Coppell's offense, led by senior guard Calvin Michaelis' 12 points...

Cowgirls come out victorious against Irving

Cowgirls come out victorious against Irving

November 27, 2012

Stephanie Gross Sports Writer The Coppell Cowgirls varsity basketball team put up a good fight against the Irving High School lady Tigers and came out victorious. With good game strategy and much hustle the Cowgirls managed to stay ahead for most of the game. Only a minute into the game, senior...

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. Allen Eagles

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. Allen Eagles

November 27, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer Tonight the rivalry that was begun in the gridiron continues on the hardwood, as the Coppell Cowboys boys basketball team prepare to take on the Allen Eagles at home at 7:30. Coppell (3-4) comes into this game off of a 13-point loss to Arlington Bowie on Saturday, 69-56....

Cowboys basketball loses season opener, 62-49

November 13, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The Cowboy rally came up just short Monday night in their season opener at Plano East in a 62-49 loss. New head coach Kit Pehl lost his first game as a member of the Cowboy basketball coaching staff. Junior guard Cody Carver paced the Cowboys with 16 points. Point guard...

Basketball Notebook 2: Start of the season

Basketball Notebook 2: Start of the season

November 9, 2012

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer  On Wednesday, the Coppell Cowboy varsity basketball team took on Carrollton Creekview and Euless Trinity in its first scrimmages of the year. The boys started this 2012-13 basketball season without the senior class that provided so much intensity and leadership last year and without long time coach Brad Chasteen...

Boys Basketball Notebook 1: Season Preview

Boys Basketball Notebook 1: Season Preview

November 2, 2012

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer  Last season, the Coppell Cowboy varsity basketball team had a very solid season, finishing up with a total record of 23-10 and made a solid run into the playoffs. However at the end of the 2011-2012 season, long time coach Brad Chasteen retired after coaching an impressive 16 years of  Cowboy basketball. Not only did the...

Pehl takes a shot at Coppell basketball

Pehl takes a shot at Coppell basketball

September 18, 2012

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer Late last year, long time boys basketball coach Brad Chasteen made the decision to retire from his post as head basketball coach at Coppell High School. Filling job for the 2012-13 and hopefully several seasons after - is coach Kit Pehl. Pehl, who was the head coach...