Coppell Student Media

Marshall, third-quarter surge propel cowboys to victory

Marshall, third-quarter surge propel cowboys to victory

February 8, 2016

Down 13 points with only about 11 minutes of basketball left to play, the Coppell Cowboys, whose offense had sputtered since the start of the second half, looked to be in dire straits in their final regularly-scheduled game in the old gym. Then, something clicked. Slowly, Coppell chipped away at the ...

Traw helps keep Cowboys on the attack in blowout win over rival

Traw helps keep Cowboys on the attack in blowout win over rival

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

January 31, 2016

Coppell senior forward Tanner Traw, for the second time on Friday night, ran back towards his celebrating teammates, arms outstretched, a smile on his face and the ball in the back of the net. For the fourth time that game (and the second time for Traw), the Cowboys offense had capitalized on one ...

Heartbreaking loss ends Cowboys’ bid at undefeated district play

Heartbreaking loss ends Cowboys’ bid at undefeated district play

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

January 28, 2016

After madness in the final 20 seconds of play led to Coppell’s possession down by one point with two seconds remaining, the odds looked as if they could be in the Cowboys’ favor. As close-game finishers all year, the team simply needed to knock down one more shot to stay undefeated in district pla...

The wait is over: new arena nearing completion

The wait is over: new arena nearing completion

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

January 27, 2016

It’s almost here. After several delays over the last few months, the new Coppell High School multi-purpose arena, a part of a $79 million bond passed in 2013, is finally nearing completion. Originally, it was planned to be finished before the 2015-2016 basketball season. However, several setb...

Late plays, defensive grit prove too much for Haltom in win

Late plays, defensive grit prove too much for Haltom in win

Marcus Krum, Sports Editor

January 23, 2016

The story for the Cowboys basketball team this entire season has been its ability to win close games. Down the stretch, Coppell (20-3, 6-0 District 7-6A) has been able to make clutch plays throughout this year. The narrative was no different in this one, as several key plays down the game lifted th...