Coppell Student Media

Cowboys put Red Raiders down 28-3 on senior night

Cowboys put Red Raiders down 28-3 on senior night

November 4, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer Senior running back Gavin McDaniel rushed for over 100 yards, junior tight end Conner Williams caught his first touchdown pass this season and the Cowboys took Senior Night on a score of 28-3 over the Denton Ryan Red Raiders. Compared to other games this year, last Friday night’s win was one of the lowest scoring for the Cow...

Football Preview: Cowboys vs Red Raiders

Football Preview: Cowboys vs Red Raiders

November 1, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer There is an unspoken rule in the high school football world. Teams intentionally schedule teams for homecoming and senior night that are, in their eyes, “easy” wins. So far this plan has worked out for the Cowboys.  On homecoming night, Coppell flat out dominated the Flower Mound Jaguars 45-3 behind the legs of sophomore runni...

Cowboys tame Jaguars, win 45-3

Cowboys tame Jaguars, win 45-3

October 20, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer One score was all it took to put away the Flower Mound Jaguars on Friday night. But in honor of homecoming night, Coppell decided to put on a show for the fans at Buddy Echols field and post a 45-3 score over their opponent. Everything was in sync for the Cowboys Frid...

Coppell struggles to score, loses to Allen 31-10

Coppell struggles to score, loses to Allen 31-10

September 30, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer With students from both schools taking to Twitter to discuss one of the most anticipated games of the season, Friday night determined who would come out on top.  Sadly, the Allen Eagles got the best of the Coppell Cowboys, 31-10. The first play of the game set the tone for what ...

Rematch looms with Texas’ top team

Rematch looms with Texas’ top team

September 26, 2013

By John Loop Sports Editor Almost one year ago Friday, Buddy Echols Field was filled with crazed Coppell Cowboys fans, basking in the glory of a thrilling 27-24 overtime defeat of the top-ranked Allen Eagles. Tomorrow night, the Cowboys (3-0) will once again find themselves heading into hostile territor...

West runs wild, secondary forces turnovers as Coppell dominates Rockwall 68-20

West runs wild, secondary forces turnovers as Coppell dominates Rockwall 68-20

September 17, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer Coaches and players dream of amassing 500 total yards of offense under the lights on Friday nights. So, when 300 of those precious yards come from one player in particular,  the game tends be very one-sided. Such was the case in the Coppell Cowboys’ defeat of the Rockwall Yellow Jackets, 68-20. Coppell opened the game similar to...

McDaniel, West carry Cowboys over Broncos

McDaniel, West carry Cowboys over Broncos

September 8, 2013

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer After a comeback effort was necessary against Longview last week, Coppell’s game against the McKinney Boyd Broncos Friday night was a different story starting with the very first kick-off. A kickoff that senior defensive back Troy Parker returned 98 yards put the Cowboys up 7-0 over the Broncos already just 18 seconds into the ga...

Football Preview: Coppell vs. Lewisville

Football Preview: Coppell vs. Lewisville

November 9, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Sports Writer As the regular season comes to a close, the Coppell Cowboys will take on the Lewisville Fighting Farmers, Friday night at Buddy Echols Field with hopes round out the season with a perfect 10-0 record. The Farmers are entering the game carrying a not-so-impressive 1-8 record and they have failed to win a game in district. But Coppell is not counting them ...

Coppell shuts down Garland with 35-14 win on Homecoming night

Coppell shuts down Garland with 35-14 win on Homecoming night

September 22, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer With Homecoming week coming to a close, the Coppell Cowboys put the icing on the cake with a 35-14 win over the Garland Owls tonight at Buddy Echols field. The Cowboys, coming into the game with a 3-0 record and fresh of a win against the Rockwall Yellowjackets, star...

Coppell’s running backs bulldoze over the Yellow Jackets

Coppell’s running backs bulldoze over the Yellow Jackets

September 15, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer Building on the success of last week’s run performance; the Coppell Cowboys once again broke the 200 yard rushing mark in their 40-3 win against the Rockwall Yellow Jackets yesterday. After a slow start last week the Coppell offense was ready to make a statement...

McDaniel, offensive line bully Broncos in second half

McDaniel, offensive line bully Broncos in second half

September 8, 2012

By John Loop Staff Writer After rushing for only just over 130 yards in last week’s blowout win versus Longview, the Coppell Cowboys more than doubled their rushing efforts in the running game against the McKinney Boyd Broncos. Junior running back Gavin McDaniel accounted for 100 of Coppell’s...

Coppell dominates in first home game of year

Coppell dominates in first home game of year

September 8, 2012

By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer With the eyes of Cowboy nation watching, Coppell delivered big against a tough McKinney Boyd team. The Cowboys, overcoming multiple penalties and a rash of fumbles, demolished the Broncos, winning 31-6, to take a 2-0 record for the season. The offense struggled coming...