Coppell Student Media

Cowboys to face Rockwall-Heath, look to finish preseason strong

Cowboys to face Rockwall-Heath, look to finish preseason strong

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

Rockwall-Heath will travel to Buddy Echols Field tonight at 7:30 p.m. to play the Cowboys in their last match before the start of the District 6-6A season this Friday. Coppell looks to rebound from a 1-0 loss to McKinney Boyd last week. “For the past couple of games, we have been trying differen...

Preseason play continues with 1-1 tie against Heritage

Preseason play continues with 1-1 tie against Heritage

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

  With the Cowboys boys soccer team seeing a large amount of underclassmen this season, the team is taking every opportunity it can get to put some more experience on its backs. The Cowboys played Frisco Heritage in its second scrimmage this season on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field and...

Offseason pushes coaches to improve on their athletes

Offseason pushes coaches to improve on their athletes

Nanette Pottoore, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

Mile-runs, gyms, and more workouts. As Coppell transitions from fall sports to winter sports, fall season coaches are working to improve their athletes in preparation for the next season.  Coppell tennis coach Rich Foster helps motivate tennis athletes during the offseason by encouraging socials a...

Taylor embraces varsity lifestyle early on

Taylor embraces varsity lifestyle early on

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

Coppell freshman Preston Taylor’s obsession with soccer started off ever since he was able to walk.  Taylor would randomly kick around a soccer ball in his house and take a soccer ball with him whenever he went outside. Taylor eventually played soccer with more vigor as he grew and that is when h...

End of the line: Playoff run comes to an end against Grand Prairie

End of the line: Playoff run comes to an end against Grand Prairie

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

April 4, 2019

GRAPEVINE- As the sound of the final whistle traveled through the Mustang-Panther Stadium, the Grand Prairie boys soccer team went wild with joy, knowing it is still in the race for the state championship, while Coppell remained silent with its heads down. In a 3-1 defeat to the Gophers, the Cowbo...

Cowboys stepping into playoffs with high hopes after district runner-up finish

Cowboys stepping into playoffs with high hopes after district runner-up finish

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

The Coppell boys soccer team opens Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs against Denton Guyer at Lake Dallas High School on Thursday at 6 p.m.   As the Cowboys District 6-6A season came to an end last Friday with a victory against Nimitz, the team finished second behind district champion...

Cowboys secure 2nd place with Senior Night victory over Nimitz

Cowboys secure 2nd place with Senior Night victory over Nimitz

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 23, 2019

Previously placed third behind Marcus, Coppell celebrated Senior Night with a 4-1 victory over Irving Nimitz to finish runner-up to District 6-6A champions Flower Mound due to Marcus’ loss to Lewisville on Friday.   Coppell opens the Class 6A Region I bi-district playoffs next week ag...

Cowboys to play Flower Mound in district championship deciding match

Cowboys to play Flower Mound in district championship deciding match

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 19, 2019

The Coppell boys soccer team, which is currently leading District 6-6A, is set to play Flower Mound, currently in second place, in an away match today at 7:30 p.m. for its second to last district match.   The Cowboys have had quite a rollercoaster of a district season, going from a slow star...

Comeback story: Coppell takes over as district leaders

Comeback story: Coppell takes over as district leaders

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

    The Coppell boys soccer team played Irving on a chilly Tuesday night at Buddy Echols Field and walked off the field with a 4-0 win.   The two teams had last met on the field on Feb. 5, and resulted in a 2-0 victory for Irving while giving Coppell’s third loss in i...

Coppell to play rival Marcus in crucial district match

Coppell to play rival Marcus in crucial district match

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

As the District 6-6A boys soccer season comes to a close, the race to clinch the district championship trophy has become a competition between the three leading teams - Marcus, Coppell and Flower Mound.   Coppell plays at Marcus today at 7:30 p.m. Marcus leads District 6-6A at 7-1-2, whil...

Back in-form: Cowboys secure much needed 2-1 victory against Flower Mound

Back in-form: Cowboys secure much needed 2-1 victory against Flower Mound

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019

The Coppell boys soccer team played Flower Mound yesterday and walked off the field with both a well-earned 2-1 victory.   The match was thrilling from the start, with both teams battling for a win. Coppell had previously stood sixth place in the district and the win raised them to fourth p...

After back-to-back losses, Cowboys playing to win against Flower Mound

After back-to-back losses, Cowboys playing to win against Flower Mound

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

Though the Coppell soccer team initially started off its District 6-6A season strong, it suffered two losses as its momentum failed to carry on to its matches against Hebron on Friday and Irving on Tuesday.   But now, the Cowboys, standing at sixth place on the district table with a record o...