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Coppell Cowboys soccer victory over Skyline Raiders

Coppell High School junior middlefield and forward Bryon Peng kicks the ball from Skyline player and tries to pass it to Coppell High School junior defender Jacob Turman  at the Buddy Echol’s field on Friday night. The Coppell Cowboys boy’s varsity won the game with 5-1 score. Photo by Hannah Tucker.

Hannah Tucker, Photographer

February 16, 2017

A new leader to a proven team

Photo courtesy the Eagle Angle.

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

Since 2012, the Allen Eagles football team has gone a staggering 62-2, but 60 of those wins were under coach Tom Westerberg. This year, new coach Terry Gambill took over one of the top high school coaching jobs in America, where the expectation is to win. After his first two games at the helm, he ha...

Cowboys Hockey go for Two Straight wins against the Rangers

Cowboys Hockey go for Two Straight wins against the Rangers

Eric Cashimere, Staff Writer

December 15, 2015

  The Coppell varsity hockey team is going for their second straight win and an extension to their first place lead in the Varsity Gold standings.   Meanwhile the Jesuit Rangers are looking to break even their 4-4 record.   The puck drops at 8:15 pm on Thursday at the Farmers...

Should have been a cowboy: Unmasking story behind Cowboy Carl

Cowboy Carl leads a skit to pump up the student body at the Rockwall pep rally on  Sept. 13, 2013.

April 23, 2014

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer  Silent but spirited, he can go from busting out some smooth dance moves at pep rallies to helping cheerleaders in their chants at football games. A staple within the Coppell High School community, he represents the spirit of the Coppell Cowboys.  The memorable mascot of...

Hopes of back-to-back dashed as Fort Bend Clements downs Coppell 3-0

Hopes of back-to-back dashed as Fort Bend Clements downs Coppell 3-0

April 19, 2014

By John Loop Sports Editor GEORGETOWN-Coppell celebrated last year’s state title for a while. And 25 games later, they were back in familiar surroundings. The Cowboys traveled to Birkelbach Stadium for this weekend’s UIL Soccer State Tournament, only to be denied a chance at winning back-to-back state titles by the Fort Bend...

Cowboys send Broncos packing, set to defend title Saturday

The Coppell Cowboys celebrating after their 1 to 0 win against McKinney Boyd. The Cowboys move on to play in the Class 5A Championship game against Fort Bend Clements on Saturday at 1pm. Photo by Mark Slette.

April 17, 2014

By John Loop Sports Editor Justin Todd Scores a Win for Coppell GEORGETOWN - The McKinney Boyd Broncos found one way to stifle the Coppell Cowboys in the UIL Class 5A state semifinal game on Thursday afternoon: pack the box. Boyd’s 4-5-1 defensive-minded formation took the Cowboys out of th...

Cowboy Soccer battles for second straight title at State tournament

Coppell junior midfielder Drew Brinda dribbles past Mansfield seniors Luis Intriago and Ayo Ogunbire in the Cowboys’ area round match at Irving Schools Stadium on April 3. The Cowboys defeated the Tigers 4-0 and advance to the third round of UIL 5A state playoffs. Photo by Shannon Wilkinson.

April 16, 2014

By John Loop Sports Writer After a rousing 2-0 victory over District 5-5A rival Flower Mound Marcus in Region I final match on Saturday, the Coppell Cowboys will make a return trip to Georgetown for the 2014 UIL Class 5A State tournament. Coppell (20-1-2) will travel to Birkelbach Stadium on Wednesday...

Return trip to Georgetown becomes reality for Cowboys

Coppell junior midfielder Drew Brinda positions himself to defend a corner kick from the Marcus Marauders in the teams' Feb. 14 match. Coppell defeated the Marauders 2-0 in the regional final match on Saturday, Apr. 12. Photo by Shannon Wilkinson.

April 13, 2014

By John Loop Sports Editor Coppell will head back to familiar surroundings this week after defeating Flower Mound Marcus 2-0 in the regional final match on Saturday. The Cowboys will play McKinney Boyd in the state semifinals at Birkelbach Stadium in Georgetown on Thursday at 4 p.m. Junior f...