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Farmers no match on the pitch against Cowgirls

Coppell sophomore forward Michelle Pak scores against Lewisville on Friday night at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowgirls defeated Lewisville, 5-1.

Nanette Pottoore, Staff Writer

March 1, 2020

The Coppell girls soccer team jumped on top of Lewisville in the first half and did not look back in a 5-1 victory Friday night at Buddy Echols Field. The Cowgirls started strong during the first half, with sophomore forward Michelle Pak scoring the first goal within four minutes. Senior defender Haley ...

The Sportlight: Patel looking back on soccer as senior, venturing forward to engineering path in college

Coppell senior JV2 defender Aditi Patel runs to make a tackle against Flower Mound Marcus on Tuesday. Patel plans to pursue civil engineering after high school.

Nanette Pottoore, Staff Writer

February 15, 2020

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell senior JV2 center back Aditi Patel was selected.  Follow Nanette (@nanettepottore) and @SidekickSports on Twitter for more. ...

Cowgirls sweep Tigers in 60-20 win

Coppell senior guard Nicole Obialo attempts to pass around Irving junior guard Bessy Alvarado yesterday at the CHS Arena. The Cowgirls defeated the Tigers, 60-20.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 12, 2020

In its fifth District 6-6A game of the season, the Coppell girls basketball team defeated Irving, 60-20, on Saturday at the CHS Arena. The Cowgirls were originally scheduled to face the Tigers on Friday night but severe thunderstorms moved the game to Saturday. “Our routine got thrown off p...

Coppell celebrates Senior Night with victory against MacArthur

Coppell seniors and their family members commemorate their achievements as Coppell High School volleyball players on senior night in the CHS Arena on Tuesday. Coppell defeated MacArthur, 3-0, and plays Irving tonight at home.

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

With three dominant performances against Irving MacArthur, Coppell beat the Cardinals 3-0 (25-10, 25-8, 25-9) in last night’s match at the CHS Arena.  The Cowgirls are now 8-4 in District 6-6A, and tied with Hebron for third in District 6-6A.  All three sets were extremely similar as Coppel...

Cowgirls fall to state’s No. 4 team in three sets

Coppell High School junior Amarachi Osuji and freshman Madison Gilliland jump to make a block during Friday night’s game in the Arena. The Cowgirls played against the Allen Eagles and ended the match losing straight sets (27-29, 12-25, 20-25) against the Lady Eagles.

Lili Lomas, Executive Digital Content Editor, Sports Editor

August 26, 2017

The Coppell High School Arena was filled with the CHS student section chants Friday night which provided support for the Cowgirls as they took on the state’s No. 4 ranked team.   The Coppell Cowgirls varsity volleyball team fell short to the Lady Eagles losing straight sets (29-27, 25-12,...

Everybody has a story, this is Shreya’s

Coppell High School freshman Shrey Kottapatti runs down the court for warm up drill last Friday in the big gym. Kottapatti, who transferred to CHS from private Catholic school, The Highlands, and is now part of the Coppell Basketball team and is enjoying life at a bigger school.

Jessica Jun, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016

Standing outside of the large, new building, she absorbed the embodiment of Coppell High School. The thought of new teachers, new classrooms and new faces filled her head.   Mind racing and heart pounding, CHS freshman Shreya Kottapalli took a deep breath and opened the doors, taking her fi...

Varsity Volleyball Winning over W.T. White

Coppell High School senior libero Lauren Lee dives to save the ball from hitting the ground while junior defensive specialist Izzy Hall and junior outside and rightside hitter Amanda Colon try to rush to her aid at the varsity game against W.T. White Tuesday night in the arena. The Cowgirls won each set 25-3, 24-5, and 25-7.

Hannah Tucker, Staff Photographer

September 25, 2016

  W.T. White Middle Blocker, number four, leaps up to block the Cowgirls from scoring at the game against W.T. White Tuesday night in the arena. The Cowgirls won each set 25-3, 24-5, and 25-7 with a huge lead each time. Photo by Hannah Tucker. Coppell High School senior outsid...

Cowgirls squeak by in 1-0 win over Duncanville

Coppell High School senior Emma Jett prepares to kick the soccer ball on March 24 at Buddy Echols field. Coppell Cowgirls defeated Duncanville 1-0 in the first round of playoffs.

Joseph Krum, Managing Editor

March 26, 2016

As the wind blew and the sun set over the stands at Buddy Echols field, the Cowgirls soccer team (18-6 overall, 10-2 District 7-6A) was struggling to get going offensively against the Duncanville Panthers (12-7-3, 7-3-1).   But then, suddenly, senior defender Emma Jett found freshman for...

Cowgirls soccer nets four, blanks L.D. Bell in district opener

Coppell High School junior Erian Brown dribbles the ball down the field right before scoring the first goal of the game on Jan. 26. The Coppell Cowgirls defeated L.D. at Bell 4-0 at Buddy Echols Field.

Joseph Krum, Managing Editor

January 27, 2016

On a bitter cold night with a chilly wind, the Cowgirls soccer team (8-4 overall, 1-0 District 7-6A) got hot and scored three goals in the first half, cruising to a 4-0 win against the L.D. Bell Raiders (3-5-1, 0-1) for the first game of district play.   Coppell had the upper hand from the beginnin...