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Marcus no match for tennis team

Coppell junior Atharva Nijasure makes an overhead shot during the team’s match against Marcus at the CHS Tennis Center yesterday. Coppell won the match, 15-4.

Akhila Gunturu, CHS9 Editor

September 30, 2020

Following a loss to Plano West on Friday, Coppell tennis players picked themselves up with a 15-4 win against Marcus yesterday at the CHS Tennis Center. “Our team did really well,” Coppell sophomore Lindsay Patton said. “The energy was amazing and we really played as a team.”  According t...

Tennis hosts 16 school annual Super Bowl tournament

Coppell senior Reagan Stone returns a shot during her doubles match at the CHS Tennis Center on Friday. The Coppell Super Bowl spanned Friday through Saturday and saw 16 teams compete, some traveling from as far as Houston.

Shivi Sharma, CHS9 Editor

February 10, 2020

On Friday and Saturday, the Coppell tennis team competed with 16 teams from across Texas in its annual Super Bowl tournament. Teams from as far as Houston, Abilene and East Texas came to Coppell and competed in matches at three sites: the Coppell High School Tennis Center, Wagon Wheel Park and the LB Hou...

Dual citizenship, dual sports

Coppell senior left wing Clark Parlier handles the puck on Oct. 28 at the Dr Pepper StarsCenter in Valley Ranch. Parlier is also a captain of the Coppell varsity tennis team while balancing school work.

Anika Arutla, Social Media Manager

November 12, 2019

A tennis racket or a hockey stick: these are the two items that Coppell senior Clark Parlier had to choose between when he entered high school.  In the end, he chose both.  With Parlier carrying a dual citizenship from Canada and the United States, Parlier’s parents believed skating was essen...

The Sportlight: Olvera one of two freshmen on JV1 tennis, strives to succeed

The Sportlight: Olvera one of two freshmen on JV1 tennis, strives to succeed

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

November 4, 2019

The Sportlight highlights a male and female JV athlete every Monday and Friday. This week, Coppell freshman Diego Olvera, a JV tennis player, was selected.       Follow Nishant (@Nishantnm1) and @SidekickSports on Twitter....

Tennis starts with faulty beginnings, bounces back to defeat Hebron

Coppell junior Kunal Seetha serves at the CHS Tennis Courts on Tuesday against Hebron during his match, a 7-6, 6-2 victory. Coppell defeated the Hawks, 13-6, in District 6-6A team tennis.

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

September 4, 2019

On Tuesday, the Coppell tennis team defeated Hebron in its District 6-6A match, 13-6. The win was expected, as Coppell has not lost to Hebron in recent years.  “Since I have been head coach, Hebron has not yet beaten us,” Coppell coach Richard Foster said. “They’ve come close.”  To...

Coppell tennis to take on intense competitor Hebron

Coppell senior Aishwarya Kannan serves during practice on Thursday. The Coppell tennis team practices every day in order to prepare for their upcoming tournament against Hebron on Tuesday at the CHS Tennis Center.

Nishant Medicharla, Business Manager

August 30, 2019

After defeating Irving MacArthur last Tuesday, the Coppell tennis team is ready to take on Hebron on Tuesday at the CHS Tennis Center at 4 p.m.  While Hebron has not defeated Coppell since Coppell coach Richard Foster has been head coach since 2013, they have come close.  “They put the fear...

Coppell tennis dominates MacArthur, stays humble

Yesterday, Coppell High School junior Aishwarya Kannan returned the opponent’s shot during her singles match. Coppell played against MacArthur at the CHS tennis center for their first district game, and won 19-0.

Pramika Kadari, Copy Editor

August 29, 2018

Yesterday on its home courts, the Coppell varsity tennis team opened its District 6-6A season with a 19-0 win against MacArthur, but what stands out most to Coppell coach Rich Foster is his players’ lack of arrogance during the game.   “They did a good job of competing with intensity and...

Tennis continues to dominate, moves to area semifinals

Senior tennis player Laila Kamel strikes the ball during her 4-6, 6-0, 10-7 doubles victory in Coppell's win over Rowlett. Although Kamel and her partner Akshaya Kannan dropped the first set, they battled back to help the team sweep Roulette.

Marcus Krum, Sports Executive Editor

October 21, 2016

For the first time in nearly a month, the Coppell tennis team faced an opponent outside of the weaker District 9-6A. However, it did not miss a beat. In truly dominating fashion, the Coppell tennis team trounced Rowlett early in the first round of the area playoffs, winning 10-0. In doubles m...

Coppell tennis triumphs over Raiders in 19-0 shutout

September 3, 2014

By Alex Irizarry Staff Writer The sun beat down harshly as the Cowboys and the L.D. Bell Blue Raiders squared off on the court, but from the beginning the Cowboys had a distinct advantage, winning all of their 19 matches. L.D. Bell had some standout playing from the doubles teams of Taylor Jackson with Diana Carvajalino and Tarun Rajpurohit with David Xia. Both team...

CISD Athletics releases summer camp schedule

CISD Athletics releases summer camp schedule

April 2, 2014

By John Loop Sports Editor The Coppell ISD Athletic Department released its summer camp schedule on Tuesday. Listed below are the camps taking place this summer, categorized by sport. The schedule also states the age or grade restrictions for camp enrollees. Volleyball - Coppell Cowgirl Volleyball Camp (Incoming K-9th): June 9-13 ...

Tennis Notebook: White, Stayer serve up second historical season

Tennis Notebook: White, Stayer serve up second historical season

April 22, 2013

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer Monday and Tuesday of this week held the regional tournament for high school tennis in Lubbock. This season the Cowboy varsity team sent four players to the regional tournament, their boys doubles team consisting of senior  Josh Abaya and sophomore Zixiao Li and their mixed doubles team of the two top individual players, seniors ...

CHS doubles teams proceed to regionals

CHS doubles teams proceed to regionals

April 12, 2013

By Tina Huang Staff Writer “We are the best [tennis team] team CHS has ever had…ever,” senior Josh Abaya said. The team was a regional finalist, which is the furthest it has gotten in Coppell High School fall team tennis history. With such success, it was right to expect the best in the...