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Comeback story: Coppell takes over as district leaders

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Coppell senior forward Joe Ruedi steals the ball during the game on March 5 against Irving at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys won, 4-0, against the Tigers. " />

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 junior midfielder Maxwell Winneker plays against Keller Timber Creek at Buddy Echols Field earlier this season. The Cowboys plays Flower Mound Marcus tonight in a critical 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

Coppell junior Sebastian Blaas makes eye contact with his teammates as he gets ready to pass the ball during the game on Feb. 8 against Flower Mound. The Cowboys won 2-1 against the Jaguars.

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

Coppell senior, Caleb Razo runs the ball past McKinney Boyd during the game on Jan.15th against McKinney Boyd, at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys play Flower Mound on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.

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...

Rival Marcus triumphs over Coppell, 3-2

Coppell High school senior defender Dail Kang cuts the ball back while the Cowboys attack. Coppell lost 3-2 to Marcus.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019

In the cool, windy 55 degrees weather at Buddy Echols Field last night, two long-running rivals, Marcus and the Coppell boys soccer team, met on the pitch for the first time this season.   The match proved to be a rollercoaster of a game from the first whistle to the very last, with Marcus...

Cowboys prepare to take on rival Marcus

The Coppell High School Varsity Soccer team prepares for their match against Keller Timber Creek by huddling in a circle on Friday at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys play Marcus on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

The Coppell boys soccer team has its fourth district match against Marcus at Buddy Echols Field on Friday at 7:30 p.m., making it the first District 6-6A home match of the season.   The Cowboys initially started strong this district season, winning their district opener, 5-1, against MacArthur on Jan. 22. But their str...

Cowboys end preseason on a good note with 5-0 win against Falcons

Coppell High School senior Adam Marez plays as a forward on Jan. 18th at Buddy Echols Field. Coppell defeated Keller Timber Creek by 5-0.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 19, 2019

The Coppell boys soccer team faced off the Keller Timber Creek Falcons in a home match on Friday night and emerged victorious in a landslide victory of 5-0, bringing their preseason to a strong end.   Playing the classic 4-3-3, the Cowboys showcased their chemistry on the field by working in unison with clever...

Cowboys look to finish preseason strong against Falcons

Coppell junior Nathan Hernandez dribbles upfield during a match against McKinney Boyd, at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys will play against Falcons tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019

After its 3-2 loss against the McKinney Boyd, the Coppell boys soccer team is looking to end its preseason strong in its last match this Friday against Keller Timber Creek on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Buddy Echols Field.   The relatively young Coppell team had started this preseason determined to...

Cowboys lament tough loss in closing seconds

Coppell High School senior Justin Chow shoots for a goal during the game on Jan.15th against McKinney Boyd, at Buddy Echols Field. Cowboys lost the battle to the Broncos 3-2.

Ryan Dyke, Writer

January 16, 2019

An extremely close game up until the last five seconds, the Coppell boys soccer game on Tuesday against McKinney Boyd at Buddy Echols Field was intense. Coppell put up a strong fight, before losing, 3-2, on a penalty kick with seconds left in the game.   During the first half Coppell kept the ball ...

A big step forward: McGill commits to play football at SMU

Coppell senior Jonathan McGill recently committed to play to college football at SMU. McGill has grown to be one of the Cowboy’s most prominent defensive backs on the field and a dreaded threat for the offense.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

    UPDATE: As of the Dec. 16, McGill has changed his commitment from SMU to Standford. Read more.   Not many people get the opportunity to play varsity football in their freshman year, let alone start on varsity. But that did not stop Coppell High School senior Jonathan McGill.   McGill recently orally com...

Cowboys walk off with defeat by Pearce

Coppell senior Josh Strong chases down a loose ball against a J.J. Pearce player on Tuesday night at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowboys lost to the Mustangs, 1-0, on Tuesday night.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018

    The much-anticipated match between the District 9-6A boys soccer leaders - Coppell and the Pearce -  provided an action-packed show from the very start right to the dying seconds but ended with a disappointing 1-0 loss for the Cowboys on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field.   &...