Coppell Student Media

Cowboys prepare to take on rival Marcus

Cowboys prepare to take on rival Marcus

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


Filed under Boys Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

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...

Return trip to Georgetown becomes reality for Cowboys

Return trip to Georgetown becomes reality for Cowboys

April 13, 2014


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

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...

Cowboys cannot close out Marcus, fall 48-43

Cowboys cannot close out Marcus, fall 48-43

January 29, 2014


Filed under Sports

By John Loop Sports Editor Costly fouls and missed opportunities plagued the Coppell Cowboys (17-11) in the fourth quarter, and the Marcus Marauders (21-3) pulled away in the closing seconds to cruise to a five-point win, 48-43. Marcus senior forward Xavier Adams impressed with a game-high 24...

Elliott pitches Cowboys past Marauders, 2-0, in 5-5A duel

Elliott pitches Cowboys past Marauders, 2-0, in 5-5A duel

March 21, 2013


Filed under Sports

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer With a combined 18 strikeouts between the two pitchers, the Coppell vs. Flower Mound game proved to be a pitcher’s duel. The Cowboys came out on top squeaking past with a 2-0 victory. Senior Jake Elliott set the tone early tonight striking out the first two b...

Cowboys outlasted by FM Marcus 50-47 in OT, fall to 0-1 in district play

Cowboys outlasted by FM Marcus 50-47 in OT, fall to 0-1 in district play

January 11, 2013


Filed under Sports

By John Loop Sports Writer "We knew in a district game, it would be a battle." These were the words of Coppell Cowboys basketball head coach Kit Pehl after a 50-47 overtime loss to the Flower Mound Marcus Marauders. And a battle it was. The Cowboys battled the entire game, but it ultimately...

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. FM Marcus Marauders

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. FM Marcus Marauders

January 10, 2013


Filed under Sports

By John Loop Sports Writer "When you lose six college-level players and one NBA pro, no one is going to hold you to that same standard," newly hired Flower Mound Marcus head coach Clay Cody said at the beginning of the 2012-13 basketball season. Yet Cody has gotten past the overall exodus of talent...

Volleyball loses heartbreaker to Marcus

September 7, 2011


Filed under Sports Blog

Seth Slover Staff Writer A large crowd from both Flower Mound Marcus and Coppell High School filed into the Coppell gym last night for a highly anticipated matchup between two top state ranked teams.  The uncommonly big crowd resulted in the Coppell fans living up to their call of duty.  A powerful...

Coppell baseball tops Marcus in offensive showdown

March 24, 2010


Filed under Sports

by Blake Seitz Sports Editor Last night, the Coppell baseball team traveled to Flower Mound to take on Flower Mound Marcus for its third district game of the season. It came out on top 10-6 after an offensive slugfest. Both sides came out firing in the first inning, as a bomb by Coppell's Tyler...

Cowboys prepare to battle Marauders

March 5, 2010


Filed under Sports Blog

By Gaby Moran Staff Writer Due to TAKS on Wednesday March 3, all UIL sports could not play any games on Tuesday March 2. This gave Coppell boys soccer team a full week just to focus on Friday March 5 game against Flower Mound Marcus. Last game, the Marauders beat the Cowboys 1-0 and tonight is a ch...

Weather reschedules Coppell soccer games to Saturday

February 12, 2010


Filed under Sports Blog

By Gaby Moran Staff Writer Due to the recent snow North Texas has seen, many soccer games have been rescheduled including Coppell. The boys soccer games against Flower Mound Marcus are rescheduled to Saturday Feb. 13. JV 1 is scheduled to play at Buddy Echols Field at 12 pm and Varsity is schedu...