Coppell Student Media

DeSoto explodes on Coppell, 42-14

DeSoto explodes on Coppell, 42-14

November 24, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The DeSoto Eagles were just too quick to take down for the Coppell Cowboys, as the Eagles put 42 points on the scoreboard in a convincing 42-14 victory. DeSoto junior running back Dontre Wilson reached the endzone four times, all in the first half, to give the Eagles...

Mahon takes ride with Cowboys

Mahon takes ride with Cowboys

November 24, 2012

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer At the end of today's game when the 2012 season came to an unfortunate close, one common thing being showed among the players was their appreciation for their quarterback. Senior Colby Mahon and his family moved to Coppell late last year and Mahon took over the starting...

Quest for football title begins against Cardinals

Quest for football title begins against Cardinals

November 14, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer In the opening round of the Class 5A state playoffs, the Coppell Cowboys  (10-0) will be taking on the Irving MacArthur Cardinals (7-3). The game is being played at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington at 11 a.m. on Saturday. The Cowboys will have to stop senior running back Jourdan McNeil of the Cardinals. McNeil has been running rampant on...

Cowboys ‘win one for J-Lo’ over Flower Mound, 27-18

Cowboys ‘win one for J-Lo’ over Flower Mound, 27-18

October 20, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer Somewhere, Jacob Logan is celebrating in heaven. The Coppell Cowboys eked out a win on Friday night against the Flower Mound Jaguars, 27-18. Before the game, sophomore Jordan Logan, Jacob’s sister, joined the captains at midfield for the coin toss. Although the Cowboys lost the t...

Cowboys earn first district win vs. Hebron

Cowboys earn first district win vs. Hebron

October 13, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer In what could be called a “battle of the backs”, Coppell senior Luke Jenner and junior Gavin McDaniel bruised and rammed their way through the Hebron Hawks defense en route to a runaway 29-3 Cowboy win, the team’s first as a part of District 5-5A . Senior quarterback Colby Mahon struggled to find his receivers in the first half, finishing just 6 of 14 fo...

Game Preview: Cowboys have hands full with Hebron’s Wortham

Game Preview: Cowboys have hands full with Hebron’s Wortham

October 11, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer After taking a week off to prepare for Friday night's game against the Hebron Hawks, the Coppell Cowboys will be back in action with one player on their mind, senior running back Dezmond Wortham. Wortham has rushed for an average of around 147 yards a game, which makes him the focal point of the Hawk offense. The senior has...

Football Notebook: Coppell jumps to second in state rankings

Football Notebook: Coppell jumps to second in state rankings

October 3, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer After a thrilling overtime victory against the top-ranked Allen Eagles last Friday at Buddy Echols Field, the Coppell Cowboys leapfrogged a plethora of state-powers and now sit at the second spot in the MaxPreps Texas state rankings. Coppell has been ranked as high as...

In clash of top ten, Coppell edges out Allen 27-24

In clash of top ten, Coppell edges out Allen 27-24

September 29, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer In front of a sold out crowd Friday night, the Coppell Cowboys remain undefeated, winning a nail biter in overtime against the top ranked Allen Eagles 27-24. This match-up delivered on all the hype that surrounded it, in a big way. The offense was running on all cylinders tonight. They capitalized on th...

Cowboys take on nationally-ranked Allen Eagles

Cowboys take on nationally-ranked Allen Eagles

September 27, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer Fans will flock far and wide to witness one of the most anticipated match-ups of the season take place at Buddy Echols Field this Friday night as the Coppell Cowboys take on the Allen Eagles. The Cowboys are coming into the game after a Homecoming night victory against the ...

Coppell shuts down Garland with 35-14 win on Homecoming night

Coppell shuts down Garland with 35-14 win on Homecoming night

September 22, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer With Homecoming week coming to a close, the Coppell Cowboys put the icing on the cake with a 35-14 win over the Garland Owls tonight at Buddy Echols field. The Cowboys, coming into the game with a 3-0 record and fresh of a win against the Rockwall Yellowjackets, star...

Coppell’s running backs bulldoze over the Yellow Jackets

Coppell’s running backs bulldoze over the Yellow Jackets

September 15, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer Building on the success of last week’s run performance; the Coppell Cowboys once again broke the 200 yard rushing mark in their 40-3 win against the Rockwall Yellow Jackets yesterday. After a slow start last week the Coppell offense was ready to make a statement...

Coppell stings Yellow Jackets, 40-3

Coppell stings Yellow Jackets, 40-3

September 15, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer Storms didn't have any chance to extinguish the red hot Coppell offense, as they easily led a 40-3 rout of the Rockwall Yellow Jackets. Senior quarterback Colby Mahon threw for 153 yards and three touchdowns, two of which fell into the hands of senior wide receiver Cameron...