Coppell Student Media

Fans make preparations to cheer cowgirls to victory this weekend

November 16, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer As the state volleyball tournament nears many students are hurrying to make plans to attend the games in San Marcos over the weekend. After defeating the Hebron Hawks in the regional quarter- final the cowgirls continued on to play in the regional match, which was ...

Basketball dribbles their way into the season

Basketball dribbles their way into the season

November 15, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer With the varsity basketball team nearing its season opener against Plano East next Tuesday, the team is hustling to get the underclassmen up to speed. Last year, the Coppell High School basketball team had a very productive season, finishing 13-0 as district Champions. Nine of the players from last year...

Modern Warfare 3 is the best yet

November 9, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Today November 8th, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 went on sale everywhere and from the start of the first level I could tell that this game was special. For those of you who don't know about the Call of Duty franchise, Modern Warfare is a branch of the developers...

Battlefield 3 passes expectations

Battlefield 3 passes expectations

November 3, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer With smoke rising from nearby explosions and enemy fire bouncing all around you, Battlefield 3 is sure to get your heart pounding. As first person shooter games go, Battlefield 3 is almost as good as it gets. Released on Oc.t 25, this game is already looking lik...

Lacrosse team finishes 2nd in fall tournament

November 1, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer This past weekend, the varsity lacrosse team competed in the Halloween Shootout with teams from all over the Dallas. As a senior member of the team, I have had the opportunity to play in this tournament for the four years I have been on the team. This past weekend,...

Senior shirts have arrived

October 25, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer The senior shirts that were order a few weeks ago have arrived and can be picked up at all lunches for the rest of the week. The shirts that were picked at the senior meeting feature the words, "Back Off. I'm a senior," which was one choice out of three presented t...

Senior duo sets each other up for success

Senior duo sets each other up for success

October 20, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Seniors Sarah Arnold and Kristin Dickerson have been friends and teammates since the fifth grade, and now they are leaders of the varsity squad, propelling the Cowgirls’ six game winning streak. Dickerson started her volleyball career in the fifth grade playing on a c...

Fall has finally arrived

October 18, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Today, October 18th, has been the coldest day in months and it is expected to stay this way throughout the rest of the week. Throughout this past summer up until now temperatures have been reaching up into the high 90s and even reaching into the 100s. Also, North Texas...

Dedicated seniors skip late arrival

October 12, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Today, seniors were given a late arrival day for underclassmen PSAT and ASVAB testing. For most seniors this was a dream come true, but for those in the Ready Set Teach program it was a problem for their schedule. The Ready Set Teach program requires students to at...

CHS students play Battlefield 3 open beta

October 4, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Just days ago, DICE, the developer for Battlefield 3 released an open beat onto the Xbox live dashboard. This beta will be up for the next few weeks and I advice all fans of the game franchise to check it out. The beta for this first person shooter type game is available...

The last first six weeks

September 27, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff writer For us seniors here at CHS are final first six weeks is coming to a close but is senior year all that we have expected? From my point of view its been mostly what I have anticipated but I feel like I cant kick into senior- ides mode just yet. The past week and this...

Gearing up for Gears of War 3

Gearing up for Gears of War 3

September 23, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Epic is the only word describing Gears of War 3, the final installment in the Gears of War trilogy. The third person shooter trilogy was released on Sept. 20 but went out with a bang. In 2006, Epic games began production on the sci-fi, third person shooter, the original...