Coppell Student Media

Dual citizenship, dual sports

Dual citizenship, dual sports

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

Tennis starts with faulty beginnings, bounces back to defeat Hebron

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 tennis to take on intense competitor Hebron

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

Coppell tennis dominates MacArthur, stays humble

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

Tennis continues to dominate, moves to area semifinals

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 - www.coppellcowgirlvolleyball.com 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...

Tennis Notebook: Regular season coming to close

Tennis Notebook: Regular season coming to close

March 27, 2013

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer During the fall of 2012, the Coppell varsity tennis team was literally the best to ever come through Coppell High School. The team went undefeated in district play, breezed through district playoffs and battled their way to the regional finals, the farthest and team has gone in Coppell history, where they met their...

Stayer earns, remains in top varsity spot

Stayer earns, remains in top varsity spot

November 2, 2012

By Tanner McCord Sports Writer With age comes experience and after ten years of tennis, Tyler Stayer has plenty of experience. With as long as he has been playing, Stayer has created a keen sense for leadership on the court and under all the pressure situations he has developed a calm demeanor for all situations, pressure or not...