Coppell Student Media

Gears of War 3

September 20, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Today, September 20th, Epic games released the final installment of the extremely popular trilogy Gears of War 3. If you are not familiar with the game trilogy, this third person shooter series follows the main character Marcus Fenix and his team of soldiers, Delta...

Senior year expectations

May 26, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer My three years at CHS have been great but will senior year really meet juniors expectations? Currently a Junior at CHS, I am looking forward to a senior year full of fun and zero work. Unfortunately, I already know this will not be the case. Juniors, I hate to say...

Lacrosse championship: inside the locker room

May 12, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Being a three year varsity lacrosse player has given me the unique chance to experience what really goes on before and after the state championship games. In the locker room everyone was pretty silent, everyone was either listening to music or just starring at the floor. Most of the seniors and starters isolated themselves and focused on the game. ...

Cowboys have high expectations in spring football

May 10, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer Early mornings and extreme heat; spring football is back. Coming off a devastating 41-40 loss against Euless Trinity in the fourth round of the playoffs, the Coppell Cowboys are taking this spring seriously in preparation for 2011. Coach Joe McBride has already kicked off the spr...

Sidekick Radio Network: Senior Show

May 6, 2011

Show 19 by Sidekick Podcast...

Oh the places you’ll go!: the theme for this year’s Senior Parent Night

April 28, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer The Senior class of 2011 Senior Parents Night will be held tonight, April 28 at the Irving Bible Church starting at 6 pm. This year's seniors will attend the event with their parents to cherish the memories of the past four years here at Coppell High School. Refreshments...

Jumping in to Portal 2

April 25, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer Portal 2 has opened my eyes. For years, first person shooters have dominated the gaming world and now, finally there’s a shooter game that is still is loads of fun without shooting up virtual bad guys. Portal 2 is fun, visually appealing and well crafted. It rarely ha...

Red Jacket interviews delayed

April 21, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer The Coppell High School Red Jackets program has been going for a few years now but this year the number of applicants in slowing down the process. This year 152 juniors applied for this prestigious position as Mr. Hunt's ambassadors of the school but this year the Re...

Crysis 2: crisis averted

April 19, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer Running down streets, explosions unfold mere feet away, gunning down aliens while being caught up in the incredible scenery— this is what you are going to experience in one of the latest first person shooters “Crysis 2”. “I really want to get “Crysis 2” bec...

Lacrosse team takes on Highland Park

April 14, 2011

By Chase Porter Staff Writer The lacrosse team has had an up and down season but after beating the number one team in Texas, Saint Marks on Monday April 11, everyone on the team is ready for another suspenseful game tomorrow night, April 15 against the Highland Park Scots. Tomorrow night, the...

Juniors take EOC test

April 7, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer Today, April 7, Juniors and selected freshmen classes took the EOC test or the End of Course Exam that will replace the TAKS tests in the coming years. The EOC, which is similar to the TAKS in which it is split into science, english, math and history sections. I, myself being a member of the junior class, had the displeasure of taking the EOC test today in the small gym. I found it...

Massey seeks the thrill of competition

April 4, 2011

Chase Porter Staff Writer For some, running track and cross-country is tortures conditioning, especially when it comes to the 400 meter dash, which is considered one of the hardest races. On the other hand, for senior Landon Massey this race has become a walk in the park. "I love running because I like co...