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Cowboys finish tough two-week stretch with loss to Berkner, 52-36

Cowboys finish tough two-week stretch with loss to Berkner, 52-36

December 15, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer After a long two week stretch in which the Cowboys had played three of the state of Texas' top basketball programs, including Friday night's opponent, the Richardson Berkner Rams, Coppell looked like they were ready for a break. The Rams stifled junior forward Simi Socks...

Coppell loses OT thriller to South Grand Prairie, 63-57

Coppell loses OT thriller to South Grand Prairie, 63-57

December 12, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer Turnovers were the story of this highly anticipated matchup between the Coppell Cowboys and the South Grand Prairie Warriors. Unfortunately, the Cowboys lost the ball one too many times and, evidently, the game with it, 63-57. The dueling guards, junior Landon Goesling...

Basketball notebook: Coppell hosts two top-five programs South Grand Prairie, Richardson-Berkner

Basketball notebook: Coppell hosts two top-five programs South Grand Prairie, Richardson-Berkner

December 11, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The Cowboys have their work cut out for them this week, facing two highly ranked Texas state-ranked teams on Coppell’s court. The South Grand Prairie Warriors (14-1) march into Coppell on Tuesday night, and the week ends with a highly anticipated matchup with Richardson-Berkner...

In transition: Goesling takes reins of Coppell offense

In transition: Goesling takes reins of Coppell offense

December 6, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer In a basketball season that seems to be full of new beginnings for the Coppell Cowboys, junior point guard Landon Goesling fits right in. Goesling, his Baylor-bound sister and his parents moved to Coppell from Bakersfield, Calif. last year. Goesling, a two-ye...

Boys Basketball notebook: Cowboys ready to outmuscle Duncanville

Boys Basketball notebook: Cowboys ready to outmuscle Duncanville

December 4, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The pressure is on for the Coppell Cowboys to hand Duncanville their second loss of the basketball season. Coppell (4-4) enters tonight's game against the Panthers (12-1) with two goals in mind: offensive rebounding and the transition game. "Coach calls it the 'games...

Cowboys ground Eagles, 61-41

Cowboys ground Eagles, 61-41

November 27, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The Eagles had their wings clipped by the Coppell Cowboys (4-4) basketball team, as they came away with a victory over Allen High School with the score of 61-41. The Eagles (0-4) could not find their shot. Coppell's offense, led by senior guard Calvin Michaelis' 12 points...

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. Allen Eagles

Hoops Preview: Cowboys vs. Allen Eagles

November 27, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer Tonight the rivalry that was begun in the gridiron continues on the hardwood, as the Coppell Cowboys boys basketball team prepare to take on the Allen Eagles at home at 7:30. Coppell (3-4) comes into this game off of a 13-point loss to Arlington Bowie on Saturday, 69-56....

Video board crew adds pizzazz to home-game atmosphere

November 26, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer Friday nights in Texas are not complete without a high scoring battle between two tough football teams. The crowd goes crazy, the bands play fervently, and the cheerleaders encourage the team to stay pumped. But with last year’s pricey acquisition of a new high-definition...

DeSoto explodes on Coppell, 42-14

DeSoto explodes on Coppell, 42-14

November 24, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The DeSoto Eagles were just too quick to take down for the Coppell Cowboys, as the Eagles put 42 points on the scoreboard in a convincing 42-14 victory. DeSoto junior running back Dontre Wilson reached the endzone four times, all in the first half, to give the Eagles...

Just one of the guys: NFL writer inspires young journalists

Just one of the guys: NFL writer inspires young journalists

November 17, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer SAN ANTONIO - Charean Williams knows what it is like to be one of a few females employed in a male-dominated work force. But Williams, a veteran NFL beat writer for 19 years, assures it does not make her job any less enjoyable. On Friday, she addressed high school...

Football Notebook: Cowboys look to pave road to state title

November 15, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer As it stands now, the Coppell Cowboys have a tough road ahead of them to reach the state championship game. The Cowboys’ side of the Class 5A Division I playoff bracket features state-powerhouses such as DeSoto, Euless Trinity and Allen. All of these teams have the...

Cowboys basketball loses season opener, 62-49

November 13, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer The Cowboy rally came up just short Monday night in their season opener at Plano East in a 62-49 loss. New head coach Kit Pehl lost his first game as a member of the Cowboy basketball coaching staff. Junior guard Cody Carver paced the Cowboys with 16 points. Point guard...