Coppell Student Media

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


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

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...

Gophers await in area playoffs following emotional win

Gophers await in area playoffs following emotional win

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Coppell boys soccer team will play its second match of playoff season against Grand Prairie on Tuesday at Mustang-Panther Stadium at 8 p.m.   The Class 6A Region I area matchup is expected to be a competitive one, as Grand Prairie has proven itself to be quite a dangerous team this year.   The Gophers emerged ...

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


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

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...

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


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

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...

Rival Marcus triumphs over Coppell, 3-2

Rival Marcus triumphs over Coppell, 3-2

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

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 look to finish preseason strong against Falcons

Cowboys look to finish preseason strong against Falcons

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Winter Sports

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...

Survive and advance: Cowboys stave off late rally in area round victory

Survive and advance: Cowboys stave off late rally in area round victory

Marcus Krum, Executive Sports Editor

April 2, 2017


Filed under Boys Soccer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

WACO - Trailing by five goals with a little more than 10 minutes to play, it looked as if The Woodlands boys soccer team was going to need magic to pull off the comeback over Coppell. And as if it was a disappearing act, the Cowboys’ lead slowly dissipated, until it was only two with 12 minutes to...

Defensive pressure creates solid foundation to advance Coppell to state final

Defensive pressure creates solid foundation to advance Coppell to state final

Kathryn Rudd, Staff Writer

April 16, 2016


Filed under Boys Soccer, Showcase, Sports

GEORGETOWN - Determined to keep the ball in their possession, the Coppell Cowboys soccer team were patient to find the perfect opportunity for an attack.   Finding an empty space near the box, junior forward Nick Taylor charged the goal, getting fouled and giving Coppell a penalty kick. Th...

Coppell Soccer heads towards Playoffs

March 19, 2012


Filed under News Blog

By Kara Adkins Online Copy Editor Coppell boy’s soccer will be wrapping up their exceptional season within the next two weeks and they will be heading into playoffs with momentum. The first playoff game will follow the final district game of the season on Tuesday, March 27th against Keller Central...

Soccer completes district sweep, wins 4-0 over Justin Northwest

February 15, 2012


Filed under Sports Blog

By John Loop Staff Writer Sweeping the district and holding tight to an undefeated record, the Cowboys proved they were the better team last night versus Justin Northwest, winning handily 4-0. This was the first game for head Coach Chad Rakestraw against his former team, after Coppell pounded the Texans, 10-0. "It feels a lot better to...