Coppell Student Media

Athletes commit in ink, make college plans permanent

Athletes commit in ink, make college plans permanent

February 6, 2013

By John Loop Sports Writer The dotted line was signed 12 times this morning at Coppell High School as 12 CHS varsity athletes made their college commitments official. Of the 12, two-thirds were football players. The two biggest signings of the day were D-I commits Cameron Smith (Arizona State)...

College sports become a reality for 12 CHS athletes

College sports become a reality for 12 CHS athletes

February 6, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer For several CHS athletes, today was a proud and important day. This morning,12  Coppell Athletes signed with colleges to play sports at the collegiate level. At 7:45 a.m. in the Large gym, these athletes signed with colleges, sealing the deal on their college plans. The...

DeSoto explodes on Coppell, 42-14

DeSoto explodes on Coppell, 42-14

November 24, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The DeSoto Eagles were just too quick to take down for the Coppell Cowboys, as the Eagles put 42 points on the scoreboard in a convincing 42-14 victory. DeSoto junior running back Dontre Wilson reached the endzone four times, all in the first half, to give the Eagles...

Mahon takes ride with Cowboys

Mahon takes ride with Cowboys

November 24, 2012

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer At the end of today's game when the 2012 season came to an unfortunate close, one common thing being showed among the players was their appreciation for their quarterback. Senior Colby Mahon and his family moved to Coppell late last year and Mahon took over the starting...

Football Notebook: Cowboys look to pave road to state title

Football Notebook: Cowboys look to pave road to state title

November 15, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer As it stands now, the Coppell Cowboys have a tough road ahead of them to reach the state championship game. The Cowboys’ side of the Class 5A Division I playoff bracket features state-powerhouses such as DeSoto, Euless Trinity and Allen. All of these teams have the...

Quest for football title begins against Cardinals

Quest for football title begins against Cardinals

November 14, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer In the opening round of the Class 5A state playoffs, the Coppell Cowboys  (10-0) will be taking on the Irving MacArthur Cardinals (7-3). The game is being played at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington at 11 a.m. on Saturday. The Cowboys will have to stop senior running back Jourdan McNeil of the Cardinals. McNeil has been running rampant on...

Coppell shuts down Garland with 35-14 win on Homecoming night

Coppell shuts down Garland with 35-14 win on Homecoming night

September 22, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer With Homecoming week coming to a close, the Coppell Cowboys put the icing on the cake with a 35-14 win over the Garland Owls tonight at Buddy Echols field. The Cowboys, coming into the game with a 3-0 record and fresh of a win against the Rockwall Yellowjackets, star...

Coppell’s running backs bulldoze over the Yellow Jackets

Coppell’s running backs bulldoze over the Yellow Jackets

September 15, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer Building on the success of last week’s run performance; the Coppell Cowboys once again broke the 200 yard rushing mark in their 40-3 win against the Rockwall Yellow Jackets yesterday. After a slow start last week the Coppell offense was ready to make a statement...

Coppell dominates in first home game of year

Coppell dominates in first home game of year

September 8, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer With the eyes of Cowboy nation watching, Coppell delivered big against a tough McKinney Boyd team. The Cowboys, overcoming multiple penalties and a rash of fumbles, demolished the Broncos, winning 31-6, to take a 2-0 record for the season. The offense struggled coming...

Coppell starts season with big bang against Longview

Coppell starts season with big bang against Longview

September 1, 2012

By John Loop Staff Writer “Coppell’s back, Coppell’s back!” Those were the chants of the Cowboy student section after the Cowboys steamrolled the Lobos from Longview High School, 41-8, in the thirteenth annual Tom Landry Classic. Senior quarterback Colby Mahon completed nine of 11 pa...