Coppell Student Media

Academy biology classes take the classroom outside

February 28, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Today, February 28th, Ms. Richardson's classes are taking their learning outside of the classroom. While walking through the halls I couldn't help but notice a large group of freshmen walking down the halls with nets and buckets. Obviously a strange sight for a school,...

Winter weekend brings students closer together

Winter weekend brings students closer together

February 21, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Video by John Mark Gosser http://vimeo.com/37122758 Lifting their hands and singing songs of praise, hundreds of Coppell High School students gathered at VRBC or Valley Ranch Baptist Church for the 11th annual Winter Weekend retreat. The retreat, which was st...

Soccer team first in state, second in nation

Soccer team first in state, second in nation

February 20, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Photo by Brian Hwu Coming off a productive last season the Coppell boys soccer team has risen to the top. With a new head coach and a full roster, the team has become No. 1 in the state and second in the nation. Last season, the Cowboys had a very productive season, ending with 18 wins and five los...

Season opener for lacrosse friday

February 14, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer This friday, February 17th, the Coppell varsity lacrosse team has it season opener against Houston Episcopal. The team has been preparing since the end of winter break and now its their opportunity to go fight for another championship. With an all new coaching staff ...

8th graders get a little taste of high school

January 31, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Tonight, January 31st, the eighth graders from all middle schools are welcome at the high school for the 8th grade expo. The expo will start at 6 p.m. and continue on until 8:30 p.m. All eighth graders are welcome to attend and it is encouraged to bring your parents ...

Soccer stud takeover

January 24, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer A few years ago here at CHS someone decided having cheerleaders just wasn't enough so they had to go ahead and create a specific fan base for every sports team. This may sound a little outrages, and it is, but with girls soccer season in full swing it seems like ever...

Lacrosse team sharpens their skills for upcoming season

January 10, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Today, January 10th, was the first day of lacrosse practice and the start of the 2012 season for the three time state championship lacrosse team. Being a member of the team I had the chance to see this years team in action and I was impressed. After losing many highly...

Most anticipated games of the year

January 3, 2012

By Chase Porter Staff Writer With 2011 behind us, game developers are already trying to come out with the next best game to compete with games like Battlefield and Modern Warfare 3. Some of the biggest news in the gaming community is the release of Halo 4 expected for sometime this spring or summer....

From the hard wood to the habitat the Cowboys help out those in need

From the hard wood to the habitat the Cowboys help out those in need

December 16, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Photo courtesy of Sharon Mankin Over the past few years the Coppell varsity basketball team has not only been competing for a championship but they have also been participating in service projects all over the Metroplex. On Dec. 3, the boys varsity basketball team...

PSAT scores are in for Juniors

December 13, 2011

by Chase Porter Staff Writer On Oct. 12, the junior class began their first steps toward college and senior year by taking the PSAT or the practice SAT. This test is just a taste of the actual SAT that most of the juniors will be taking later this school year and early this upcoming summer. The...

Cowboys take on Duncanville tonight

December 6, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer The Cowboys basketball team is already 9 and 0 going into their tenth regular season game tonight against Duncanville at home in the large gym at 7:30. While the Cowboys may be on a winning streak early in the season Duncanville has proved to be a worthy opponent in...

Kierra Holst goes out with a bang, wins tournament MVP

Kierra Holst goes out with a bang, wins tournament MVP

December 2, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Photo by Ivy Hess After spiking the ball into the face of the competition, senior middle blocker Kierra Holst not only hoisted the Class 5A state championship trophy above her head she was also awarded the tournament’s most valuable player of the tournament. The Cowgirl...