Coppell Student Media

Cowboys stay on track to playoffs with win over Lewisville

Cowboys stay on track to playoffs with win over Lewisville

February 6, 2014

By John Loop Sports Editor Landon Goesling came to play Tuesday night. Coppell's senior point guard scored a career-high 27 points to lead the Cowboys (19-11) to a 67-62 victory over the Lewisville Fighting Farmers (18-7). The Cowboys got off to a strong start in the first quarter, outrun...

Jones, DeSoto too much for Cowboys in 69-41 victory

Jones, DeSoto too much for Cowboys in 69-41 victory

February 23, 2013

By John Loop Sports Writer DeSoto's Matt Jones proved once again why he is attending Duke University next fall. The senior guard scored 22 points to advance the Eagles to the area round of the 2013 UIL Class 5A basketball state playoffs in a convincing 69-41 win over the Coppell Cowboys. "I...

Cowboys take care of business, move on to DeSoto

Cowboys take care of business, move on to DeSoto

February 20, 2013

By John Loop Sports Writer The Coppell Cowboys and the DeSoto Eagles are on a collision course once more. These two programs are slated to meet after the Cowboys took care of business on Tuesday night against the Irving MacArthur Cardinals with the score of 52-38. Junior guard Landon Goesling was the high man, leading all scorers with 15 points and 9 assists...

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...

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...

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...