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Coppell wrestling Montealegre, Jackson, McIntosh gear up for season

Coppell High School sophomore Jackson Briscoe wrestles senior Joe Montealegre during practice this morning. Briscoe won third place in state in eighth grade and was also the winning runner-up position in district freshman year.

Akif Abidi, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

Wrestling has seen some of the largest growth in Coppell High School’s athletic department with around 125 wrestlers in total this year. With all eyes set upon qualifying for state, Coppell wrestlers are eager to get started this month.   The journey to the state is no easy task. Athletes ha...

Winter guard takes third place at Dallas Regional Winter Guard Contest

Coppell High School  Varsity winter guard member sophomore Bella Souders dances during Coppell’s show at the Winter Guard International (WGI) Dallas competition on Feb. 18  in the Coppell High School arena. Their show ‘Winter Bird,’ and is a metaphor for being in a low point in life and persevering to a better future. Photo by Hannah Tucker.

Lili Lomas, Student Life Editor

February 27, 2017

The Coppell High School Varsity winter guard recently hosted and competed at the Dallas Regional Winter Guard Contest in the CHS arena, placing third overall in the national winter guard Scholastic A class.   “It was one of our best runs of the season,” CHS freshman Haley Lozano said....

Aly on the green (with video)

Coppell High School freshman Alyson Immanivong practices her swing on Wednesday at Riverchase Golf Course. Immanivong has been golfing for four years and is the only current freshman on the varsity golf team.

Jessica Jun, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016

The phone rings and her heart pounds against her chest. Her mother picks it up, gives a few nods, and turns to her as a smile rips across her face.   Coppell High School freshman Alyson Immanivong had made the CHS varsity golf team.   “I was really excited when my coach called m...

Underrated sport warrants recognition, lacrosse players work harder to play

Underrated sport warrants recognition, lacrosse players work harder to play

Mallorie Munoz, Managing Editor @munoz_mallorie

April 29, 2016

In the south, high school football is widely popular. Ask anyone who has seen NBC’s “Friday Night Lights”. Despite being named National Collegiate Athletic Association’s fastest growing sport, lacrosse has yet to land a TV show, or even a substantial amount of credit at school. As a non-profit, privately fun...

Cowgirls fall to Haltom Buffalos during middle school night game (with video)

Coppell High School junior Abigail Johnson defends while the Haltom player attempts to score in the first quarter of Friday night’s game in the CHS large gym. The Cowgirls lost to the Lady Buffalos with a final score of 43-35.

Lili Lomas, Staff Writer

January 26, 2016

A crowd full of Coppell middle school students and parents watched at the edge of their seats as the Coppell girls basketball team fell to the Haltom Buffalos 43-35 in a closely matched game at Coppell High School Friday night. The middle school students were there for the annual Middle School Night hos...

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...

Cowboys fall to Scots, 8-5

Head coach Alexander Poole discusses game strategy during a time out in the second quarter. The Cowboys fell to the Highland Park Scots, 8-5.

March 29, 2014

By Elizabeth Sims Enterprise Editor The Coppell Cowboys varsity lacrosse team fell to the Highland Park Scots 8-5 after a hard fought battle on Friday night at Lesley Field. The Cowboys came out strong in the first half of the game, leading 4-3 at half-time. Senior Nick Hruby scored the first goal of the game. ...

Cowboys vs. Jaguars, the first round of play-ins

February 11, 2014

By Sloane Samberson Staff Writer Tonight the Coppell Cowboys varsity basketball team will be playing against the Flower Mound Jaguars. Starting at 7:30 p.m., the game will be located in the big gym. If the Cowboys win tonight they will play against the Jaguars once again this Friday night. Time...

McBride named head football coach at Dripping Springs

McBride named head football coach at Dripping Springs

January 25, 2014

By John Loop Sports Editor UPDATE: Dripping Springs ISD Board of Trustees officially approved the hiring of Joe McBride on Monday night. Coppell Cowboys football head coach Joe McBride is leaving Coppell High School after five years to become the next head coach at Dripping Springs High School. ...