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Underrated sport warrants recognition, lacrosse players work harder to play

Underrated sport warrants recognition, lacrosse players work harder to play

Mallorie Munoz, Managing Editor @munoz_mallorie

April 29, 2016

In the south, high school football is widely popular. Ask anyone who has seen NBC’s “Friday Night Lights”. Despite being named National Collegiate Athletic Association’s fastest growing sport, lacrosse has yet to land a TV show, or even a substantial amount of credit at school. As a non-profit, privately fun...

Cowboys fall to Scots, 8-5

Cowboys fall to Scots, 8-5

March 29, 2014

By Elizabeth Sims Enterprise Editor The Coppell Cowboys varsity lacrosse team fell to the Highland Park Scots 8-5 after a hard fought battle on Friday night at Lesley Field. The Cowboys came out strong in the first half of the game, leading 4-3 at half-time. Senior Nick Hruby scored the first goal of the game. ...

Lacrosse Preview: Cowboys vs. Highland Park

Lacrosse Preview: Cowboys vs. Highland Park

March 28, 2014

By Elizabeth Sims Enterprise Editor After taking down McKinney Boyd 12-2 on March 19, the Coppell Cowboys varsity boys lacrosse team is set to play the Highland Park Scots tonight at 7:30 p.m. The Cowboys are entering with a record of 9-1 and Highland Park holds at 7-2. With an 8-7 overtime loss to the Sco...

Cowboys overwhelm Anderson in season opener, 17-2

Cowboys overwhelm Anderson in season opener, 17-2

February 9, 2014

By Sloane Samberson Staff Writer The boys of Coppell's varsity lacrosse team were not phased by the Anderson Trojans at Saturday's season opener. Although the game was pushed back one day due to poor weather conditions, this benefited the boys by giving them an extra day to mentally and physically...

Girls Lacrosse Preview: Cowgirls vs. Greenhill Lady Hornets

Girls Lacrosse Preview: Cowgirls vs. Greenhill Lady Hornets

March 18, 2013

By John Loop Sports Writer Though they come from a prep school in Addison, do not expect the Greenhill Lady Hornets to play nice when they travel to play the Coppell Cowgirls (3-4) on Tuesday night. With an undefeated record on the line (3-0 so far this season), which may stay intact if the Lady Hornets can defeat the Cowgirls on Tuesday night at Coppell Middl...

Lacrosse Notebook: Lambert new face of face-offs

Lacrosse Notebook: Lambert new face of face-offs

March 7, 2013

By John Loop Sports Writer As the Coppell Cowboys and the Plano West Wolves lineup to begin the game, junior face-off specialist D.P. Lambert trots out to midfield to win his team the face-off and possession of the ball. "In general, [faceoffs] are huge because they set the tone to start the game," Lambert said. "Whoever gets the first faceoff wins first possession. It is also a huge mome...

First Lacrosse feature movie released today

May 18, 2012

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer Lacrosse has been mentioned in some Hollywood movies and television shows in the past, one being American Pie. A movie solely featuring lacrosse came out today, however, which is a pretty big deal for the lacrosse world. Crooked Arrows is a movie that is completely about the j...

CLAX seniors ‘stick’ to sport in college

CLAX seniors ‘stick’ to sport in college

April 26, 2012

By John Loop Staff Writer Lacrosse. A high scoring game of catch and keep away. Mix it in with a couple of head-rocking hits, and you’ve got yourself a pretty fun and physical sport. For Coppell seniors Zane Zoda, Austin Watters and Logan McCullough, lacrosse has been their life since they were very young. “I h...

Coppell knocks Southlake out of playoff bid on senior night

April 20, 2012

By Chris Reagan Staff writer Coppell lacrosse finished out the last week of the season strong earning a playoff birth while knocking two high schools out of contention. On Thursday the Cowboys faced off against school rival Southlake, pulling out the 10-6 win over the Dragons. Southlake managed...

Coppell lacrosse meets Southlake in final regular season game

April 19, 2012

By Chris Reagan Staff Writer Coppell takes on Southlake Carroll tonight to finish off their regular season at home and while the two school’s records are the near the same Coppell is projected to win. Carroll won’t go down without a fight though and have shown they can hang with close games...

CLAX reloads one last time before playoffs

April 19, 2012

By Tanner McCord Staff Writer Tonight at 6:00 and 7:30, Coppell Middle School West will be hosting some of the biggest games of the lacrosse season. Coppell's junior varsity and varsity lacrosse teams will be facing off on senior night against archrival Southlake. We need to be well-represented be...