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Moe leads way in successful Santa Slam weekend

Junior wrestler KK Moe circles his Highland Park opponent in Moe's quick pin on Friday's dual. Moe got two pins on Friday to lead the Cowboys in duals, then finished No. 2 in his weight class in Saturday's tournament.

Marcus Krum & Joseph Krum

December 20, 2016

Boys, girls sweep Friday duals to gain momentum for Saturday's tournament By Marcus Krum Executive Sports Editor @marcuskrum Coming into the weekend with an undefeated record this season, Coppell High School junior wrestler KK Moe showed no sign that he would falter in his unblemished record. ...

After winning duals, Murillo lone champion for Coppell in Santa Slam Individuals

Murillo takes down Smith in the third round of the championship match. Photo by Nick Wilson.

December 22, 2014

By Alex Nicoll Editor-in-Chief @NicollMac While the lights were dimmed and all eyes on the mat at center stage, applause erupted from all sides as each finalist was called out Saturday during the Knockout Sportswear Santa Slam Individuals at Coppell High School. When Coppell senior David Murillo was called by coach Chip Lowery a booming sound resonated around the g...

Cross Country team runs exciting season, prepares for district meet

The Varsity boys team charges from the starting line at the Prosper Invitational. Photo by Elizabeth Sims.

October 23, 2013

By Elizabeth Sims Enterprise Editor Wake up to get to school for 6 a.m. practice. Run six to eight miles. Get up even earlier for a meet on Saturday. Run three more miles as fast as you can against 20 other teams. Repeat for 10 weeks out of the school year. This is the life of the runners for the ...

Wrestling Notebook: And the state qualifiers are…

Wrestling Notebook: And the state qualifiers are...

February 15, 2013

After a long and impressive season, all of the Coppell wrestlers’ hard work is finally about to pay off. The Cowboys are sending a total of nine athletes to the state meet with two being from the boys squad and a whopping seven from the girls wrestling team. Senior Daniel Murillo (132) is the...

Wrestling notebook: Lowery honored with prestigious award

Wrestling notebook: Lowery honored with prestigious award

February 7, 2013

Coppell High School wrestling coach Chip Lowery was honored this week by being vote the District 5-5A Coach of the Year for Wrestling. After moving into the toughest district with powerhouses like Flower Mound and Lewisville, Lowery was deserving of the award. Even more prestigious than the award...

Wrestling Notebook: Martinez provides leadership to young team

Wrestling Notebook: Martinez provides leadership to young team

January 24, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer On a boys team that is loaded with talent (Daniel Murillo, Gerald Meddaugh, and Austin Flores to name a few) and senior leadership (11 seniors) it’s easy to overlook some other leaders. Senior Stephanie Martinez (148) is the only senior wrestler for the girls team...

Wrestling Notebook: Murillo on way to state, remains undefeated

Wrestling Notebook: Murillo on way to state, remains undefeated

December 20, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer As the wrestling season is under way and the team progresses, Coppell High School senior wrestler Daniel Murillo (132-pound division) is looking to make a huge impact this year and hopefully make it to State. Murillo, a fourth-year wrestler, brings veteran leadership...

Wrestling Notebook: Cowboys dominate Rockwall Heath meet

December 6, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer The Coppell Cowboys varsity wrestling team continued its dominance in the area by soundly defeating teams such as Frisco Wakeland, Rockwall Heath, and Houston Westside at the Quad at Rockwall Heath meet. The boys competed last Friday night at Rockwall Heath high...

Wrestling team ready to take down competition this season

The Coppell varisty boys wrestling team warms up for a day of practice by running a few laps around the track. Photo by Ivy Hess.

December 7, 2011

By Seth Slover Staff Writer When an individual or a group desires to excel at something, goals have to be in place and the bar has to be set high from the start.  With a new season recently underway, the Coppell wrestling team has its expectations set as high as ever. “We have two goals this season, as always,...

Johnson tackles a new challenge: wrestling

April 9, 2010

By Gaby Moran Staff Writer With the size of Coppell High School’s student population, this only allows most students to do well in just one sport. However, there are always a handful of students that can shine in a couple of sports each year, but only a very few that can shine enough to get college...