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Volleyball with a grain of sand

Coppell junior outside hitter Haley Holz awaits a serve during the match against Marcus in the CHS Arena on Sept. 24. Holz is one of many high school athletes playing both sand and indoor volleyball.

Meer Mahfuz, Co-Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

Coppell junior outside hitter and 692 Beach Volleyball player Haley Holz breathes volleyball. Whether it be skedaddling across sand volleyball courts or flying up and down the grippy indoor volleyball courts, Holz is in the environment throughout the year.  This is her double life. Year in and...

With second place secured, Cowgirls aim to lead district

Coppell High School junior Mic Weathers defends the ball during the first half of Tuesday nights home game at Buddy Echols Field. The varsity girls soccer team played against WT White taking the win with a score of 5-1.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

  Firmly sitting in second place in District 9-6A, the Coppell girls soccer team defeated W.T. White, 5-1, on Tuesday at Buddy Echols Field to remain in contention for the district championship.   The match broke a tie for second place in district. The Cowgirls, playing the regular 4-3...

Eyes on the prize: Cowgirls kick off district with an impressive win against Mustangs

The Cowgirls kickoff against the Lady Mustangs on Feb. 2 Buddy Echols Field. The Cowgirls defeated Pearce 5-1 with strong offensive plays from their midfield.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018

With a solid 5-1 win against the Pearce Mustangs, the Coppell girls soccer team could not have imagined a better start in District 9-6A. A combination of chemistry, great passing, solid defense and well-placed shots in the 4-3-3 formation from the Cowgirls gave them the win that they deserved at Buddy...

Coppell volleyball star primed for the next level

Coppell volleyball star primed for the next level

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015

Junior year in high school can be the biggest workload of any young adult's life – particularly for student athletes. But, for one Coppell volleyball standout, the hard work is already paying off. Lauren Lee, who plays libero for Coppell, recently committed to a volleyball scholarship from Rice ...

With injured varsity starters, Klassen steps up to lead Cowgirls to victory

September 19, 2015

By Maggie Theel Staff writer @magggggiee   With starting middle blocker freshman Mykayla Myers and right side hitter and backup middle blocker senior Kylie Hagen-Breitenwischer both out due to injuries, sophomores Riley Ross and Abbie Klassen were pulled up from the junior varsity t...

Cowgirl softball fights hard for victory against Marcus

Lindsay Shaw pitches a strike against Marcus in a previous game. Photo by Mark Slette.

April 12, 2014

By Alexandra Dalton Staff Writer   With the home advantage, the Cowgirls headed out to Cowgirl Stadium on Friday with a victory in their sights. Host to the Teacher Appreciation Night, the stands were nearly full as Coppell residents came for the rivalry match against Flower Mound Marcus. &n...

Cowgirls start strong, lose lead late

Cowgirls start strong, lose lead late

January 15, 2014

By John Loop Sports Editor The Cowgirls went into the locker room at halftime of Tuesday night's game against the Denton Ryan Lady Raiders, with something they haven't had much all season: a lead. But the girls could not keep the momentum going in the second half, as Coppell (3-14, 0-4 in District...

Girls Lacrosse Preview: Cowgirls vs. Greenhill Lady Hornets

Girls Lacrosse Preview: Cowgirls vs. Greenhill Lady Hornets

March 18, 2013

By John Loop Sports Writer Though they come from a prep school in Addison, do not expect the Greenhill Lady Hornets to play nice when they travel to play the Coppell Cowgirls (3-4) on Tuesday night. With an undefeated record on the line (3-0 so far this season), which may stay intact if the Lady Hornets can defeat the Cowgirls on Tuesday night at Coppell Middl...

Photo Gallery: Coppell Cowgirls receive state championship rings

Photo Gallery: Coppell Cowgirls receive state championship rings

February 8, 2013

The Coppell Cowgirls celebrates their state championship Thursday morning at CHS during their ring ceremony. The 2012 Class 5A state champions received their new rings while other were honored also, such as the coaches and trainers. Hopefully this ceremony will take place next year too. Photos by Mia...

Photo Gallery: Coppell Cowgirls wrestlers come strong and ready Friday night

Photo Gallery: Coppell Cowgirls wrestlers come strong and ready Friday night

December 4, 2012

Friday night at Coppell High School in the large gym, girl wrestlers from all over the district came to wrestle and compete. The Coppell Cowgirls wrestling team showed their strength, winning the majority of their matches. Photos by Mia Ford.

Cowgirls come out victorious against Irving

Cowgirls come out victorious against Irving

November 27, 2012

Stephanie Gross Sports Writer The Coppell Cowgirls varsity basketball team put up a good fight against the Irving High School lady Tigers and came out victorious. With good game strategy and much hustle the Cowgirls managed to stay ahead for most of the game. Only a minute into the game, senior...