Coppell Student Media

On the spot: Coppell placed in District 6-6A for 2018-2020

On the spot: Coppell placed in District 6-6A for 2018-2020

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

As of Thursday morning, the Texas High School district realignment has placed Coppell back into a district and region that it is familiar with. For the past two school years District 9-6A has housed the Cowboys and Cowgirls, featuring schools such as Dallas Jesuit, W.T. White and Richardson Berkner. ...

Intensity breeds success: Performance Course coach uses energy to impact lives (with video)

Intensity breeds success: Performance Course coach uses energy to impact lives (with video)

Reid Valentine, Staff writer

January 26, 2017

Coppell Performance Course coordinator Stephen Baca is insane.   He has to be. No normal human being wakes up 4:45 a.m., then leading a high intensity workout an hour later with an energy level comparable to a toddler on Red Bull.   “I take my dog out,” Baca said. “Then I g...

Starting off strong: Cowgirls take early lead, never look back in playoff victory

Starting off strong: Cowgirls take early lead, never look back in playoff victory

Reid Valentine, Staff writer

November 2, 2016

PLANO -- Sometimes teams can play down to the level of their opponent, but last night the Coppell volleyball team (28-14) did not do that. From the first point to the last, the Cowgirls made quick work of their bi-district opponent, defeating Garland (10-15) in straight sets (25-14, 25-11, 25-8). Play...

The Internet saved sports media, or did it?

The Internet saved sports media, or did it?

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

October 21, 2016

I’m a high school student and I hate being bored, but I love sports. Chances are, when I am 30 years old,  I will still hate being bored and love sports.   The good news for me is that anytime I am bored I hop on Twitter or TeamStream and am instantly engulfed in sports up to my ears. &n...

A new leader to a proven team

A new leader to a proven team

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

September 8, 2016

Since 2012, the Allen Eagles football team has gone a staggering 62-2, but 60 of those wins were under coach Tom Westerberg. This year, new coach Terry Gambill took over one of the top high school coaching jobs in America, where the expectation is to win. After his first two games at the helm, he ha...

Kodros deals in 2-0 win to keep Coppell No. 1

Kodros deals in 2-0 win to keep Coppell No. 1

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

The Trinity Trojans (11-10 overall, 2-7 district 7-6A) had an ample amount of chances to win the Tuesday night contest at the CHS Complex against the No. 1 nationally ranked Coppell Cowboys (21-0, 7-0), yet junior pitcher and LSU commit John Kodros wasn’t having any of it. A final score of 2-0 had...

A Steadfast approach to fitness

A Steadfast approach to fitness

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

February 8, 2016

The 21st century is the age of personalization, and the new Steadfast Fitness & Performance location in Coppell is anything but a cookie cutter gym because of its unique workout plan for each client.   Co-owners Isaiah Stanback and Jared Harrison started this business in Flower Mound ...

A good fight by Cowgirls ends in a loss to the Lady Dragons

A good fight by Cowgirls ends in a loss to the Lady Dragons

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

February 2, 2016

In a tough 3-0 loss to Southlake Carroll, the Coppell Cowgirls kept their heads up and fought till the end. As gametime approached, the weather was hovering around 70 degrees with a slight wind, a perfect environment for a classic rivalry girls soccer rivalry game between the Cowgirls of Coppell, ...

Cowgirls look to slay the Lady Dragons in a 7:45 home game

Cowgirls look to slay the Lady Dragons in a 7:45 home game

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

January 29, 2016

The Coppell Cowgirls soccer team is hoping to bounce back after their first district game and secure an ever important district win over the rival Lady Dragons out of Southlake who's first district game will be tonight. Currently Southlake is sitting on a winning percentage of over .900, while Coppell...