Coppell Student Media

Athletes face pressure on, off the field

Athletes face pressure on, off the field

April 17, 2015

By Alex Nicoll Editor-in-Chief @NicollMac Wake up. Go to school for eight hours. Race home to grab a track uniform for an hour practice. Squeeze in a quick dinner between practices. Endure a five and a half hour club practice. Then it’s back home for hours of homework. Repeat. ...

Unprepared teens choose life career

Unprepared teens choose life career

February 28, 2014

By Alexandra Dalton Staff Writer In today’s age, as a 16-year-old student, I am allowed to dictate what college I think fits me the best. If I were born on a leap day, I would be exactly four years old, pressured to take the world by storm but not allowed to decide on the president that might decide my future. ...

Girls soccer feels pressure to succeed after championship run

January 15, 2010

by Blake Seitz Sports Editor Highly successful teams always feel the heat—from their fans, from the press and from inside the organization—to stay on top. The girls soccer team, with its strong cast of returning players and number one rankings in the state and in the nation, is no exception. ...