Coppell Student Media

King of the hill

King of the hill

Marcus Krum, Sports editor

May 15, 2016

PLANO -  As Coppell coach Kendall Clark took the ball from his hands, a defeated look took the face of senior pitcher Charles King. In the final inning of his no-hit bid, King had walked four batters and allowed a run, prompting Clark to pull him with one out left in the game. But then, somethin...

After jump-start late in game one, Masters, Kodros lift team to sweep of Duncanville

After jump-start late in game one, Masters, Kodros lift team to sweep of Duncanville

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

May 7, 2016

DUNCANVILLE-- At times, teams loaded with talent need a wakeup call. On Friday night, the Cowboys got one. A four-run inning from Duncanville (7-19) in the bottom of the sixth was able to spark a seventh-inning rally for Coppell (28-1), as they snuck past the Panthers 8-4 in game one of the bi-distr...

Paschall, Gaither lead charge in doubleheader rout, district championship

Paschall, Gaither lead charge in doubleheader rout, district championship

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

April 28, 2016

With a three run lead in the second inning, Myles Paschall dug into the box, swung and launched a ball well over the left field wall. With his first of two hits on the night, the senior outfielder watched the ball sail into the parking lot, breaking the game open for the Cowboys. It set the tone for th...

King, Gaither take second game in series with a combined shutout for Cowboys

King, Gaither take second game in series with a combined shutout for Cowboys

May 22, 2015

By Alex Nicoll Editor-in-Chief @NicollMac When junior second baseman Ty Manning crossed home plate, the Coppell dugout was rocking. Not only did the team score its first run in the playoff series against rival Southlake Carroll, they knew it was the only run needed by junior pitchers Charles King...

Cowboys advance to next round with 3-2 win over Irving Nimitz

Cowboys advance to next round with 3-2 win over Irving Nimitz

May 3, 2014

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer It is not everyday people see a coach starting an inexperienced sophomore pitcher in a playoff elimination game, but coach Kendall Clark’s plan to attack them hard paid off as the Cowboys advanced to the next round of the Class 5A state playoffs after beating the Irving...

Baseball player to watch: Charles King

Baseball player to watch: Charles King

February 21, 2014

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer Standing at six feet four inches and 175 pounds, sophomore right-hander Charles King is already a formidable force on the mound, and his impact is already being felt by his coaches even though he has not played a full season yet at the varsity level. “He has good vel...