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Coppell Observer: The global epidemic of battle royale

Fortnite as entranced America's youth as it combines the building aspect of Minecraft and the classic shooting aspects of other games. Fortnite is free on the Apple and Android app stores, as well as on PlayStation, Xbox and PC.

Nicholas Pranske, Executive Sports Editor

May 24, 2018

Coppell Observer is a humorous weekly column about life as a teenager. Please be warned that any and all sass is due to the writers’ similar situation as teenagers (even though we feel so much older). You, the reader, should not take any of these words seriously. Seriously. If this article makes you ...

Jarell English brings hard work and strong ideals with transfer

Photo by Sloane Samberson. New boys varsity assistant Jarell English hopes to bring new perspective to the coaching staff.

December 18, 2014

By Alexandra Dalton staff writer @alexdalton04   New to Coppell High School as the varsity assistant coach and world history teacher, Jarell English transfered from Fowler Middle School in Frisco Independent School District. Experienced in basketball, he played under coach Kit Pehl in hi...

Cowboys fall to Scots, 8-5

Head coach Alexander Poole discusses game strategy during a time out in the second quarter. The Cowboys fell to the Highland Park Scots, 8-5.

March 29, 2014

By Elizabeth Sims Enterprise Editor The Coppell Cowboys varsity lacrosse team fell to the Highland Park Scots 8-5 after a hard fought battle on Friday night at Lesley Field. The Cowboys came out strong in the first half of the game, leading 4-3 at half-time. Senior Nick Hruby scored the first goal of the game. ...

Cowboy basketball clutches win against Plano East

Cowboy basketball clutches win against Plano East

November 13, 2013

By Alexandra Dalton  Staff Writer With the tip off marking the start of the game against Plano East at exactly 8:04 p.m., Cowboys showed from the get-go they were ready to fight. Though the Panthers won the tip, Coppell won the game, 57-52. Senior forward Josh Feitl led the Cowboys in scoring with 17 points. Feitl was followed closel...

Girls, guys lacrosse teams both register another win

April 18, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Last night, April 17th, both the Coppell High School girls and guys lacrosse team nocked another team out of their paths registering decisive  victories against tough opponents. The girls played Greenhill at Greenhill last night and had a tough battle for the first few qu...

Boys and girls soccer wrap up the season

Coach Rakestraw shares his motivation with the players right before the start of the game. Photo by Rachel Bush.

April 12, 2012

By Chris Reagan Staff Writer Despite both the girls and boys soccer teams unexpected losses in the first round, each team played an exceptional season ending in a district championship for the boys and a close second finish for the girls. Boys soccer coach Chad Rakestraw did what few coaches a...

Cowboys soccer loses, 2-1, in playoff upset to Hebron

Cowboys soccer loses, 2-1, in playoff upset to Hebron

April 3, 2012

By Chris Reagan Staff Writer The district champion Coppell Cowboys lost in a heartbreaking 2-1 upset to Hebron on Tuesday in the Class 5A bi-district playoffs at Buddy Echols Field. Both teams played a very heated game with many penalties as each were fighting to stay alive in the playoffs....

Cowboys soccer looks to keep up undefeated season against Keller

February 16, 2012

By Chris Reagan Staff Writer The Cowboys will face their toughest opponent in district on Friday night in Keller at home. Keller is currently second in district with only one tie against Denton Guyer and no losses, including a win against Southlake Carroll. While Keller hasn’t been as dominant...

Canceled soccer games unlikely to be made up

January 26, 2012

By Chris Reagan Staff Writer Both the girls and boys soccer games were canceled on Tuesday and were unable to be made up for on Wednesday due to the threat of more weather in the area. It is not believed that the games will be made up for due to UIL rules stating that only two non tournament...