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Volleyball with a grain of sand

Coppell junior outside hitter Haley Holz awaits a serve during the match against Marcus in the CHS Arena on Sept. 24. Holz is one of many high school athletes playing both sand and indoor volleyball.

Meer Mahfuz, Co-Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

Coppell junior outside hitter and 692 Beach Volleyball player Haley Holz breathes volleyball. Whether it be skedaddling across sand volleyball courts or flying up and down the grippy indoor volleyball courts, Holz is in the environment throughout the year.  This is her double life. Year in and...

Coppell celebrates Senior Night with victory against MacArthur

Coppell seniors and their family members commemorate their achievements as Coppell High School volleyball players on senior night in the CHS Arena on Tuesday. Coppell defeated MacArthur, 3-0, and plays Irving tonight at home.

Meer Mahfuz, Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

With three dominant performances against Irving MacArthur, Coppell beat the Cardinals 3-0 (25-10, 25-8, 25-9) in last night’s match at the CHS Arena.  The Cowgirls are now 8-4 in District 6-6A, and tied with Hebron for third in District 6-6A.  All three sets were extremely similar as Coppel...

Cowgirls end drought with victory over McKinney (with video)

Coppell junior middle blocker Madison Gilliland goes for a spike during Tuesday’s volleyball match against McKinney at the CHS Arena. After three close sets, the Cowgirls defeated the Lionettes, 3-0.

Sally Parampottil, Executive Sports Editor

August 21, 2019

Five straight losses and a 24th place finish at the Northwest ISD Volleyball Classic left the Coppell volleyball team determined to win.  Tuesday evening, the Cowgirls snapped their losing streak and found their victory against McKinney at the CHS Arena, defeating the Lionettes in three sets, 25-2...

Cowgirls fall to state’s No. 4 team in three sets

Coppell High School junior Amarachi Osuji and freshman Madison Gilliland jump to make a block during Friday night’s game in the Arena. The Cowgirls played against the Allen Eagles and ended the match losing straight sets (27-29, 12-25, 20-25) against the Lady Eagles.

Lili Lomas, Executive Digital Content Editor, Sports Editor

August 26, 2017

The Coppell High School Arena was filled with the CHS student section chants Friday night which provided support for the Cowgirls as they took on the state’s No. 4 ranked team.   The Coppell Cowgirls varsity volleyball team fell short to the Lady Eagles losing straight sets (29-27, 25-12,...

Varsity Volleyball Winning over W.T. White

Coppell High School senior libero Lauren Lee dives to save the ball from hitting the ground while junior defensive specialist Izzy Hall and junior outside and rightside hitter Amanda Colon try to rush to her aid at the varsity game against W.T. White Tuesday night in the arena. The Cowgirls won each set 25-3, 24-5, and 25-7.

Hannah Tucker, Staff Photographer

September 25, 2016

  W.T. White Middle Blocker, number four, leaps up to block the Cowgirls from scoring at the game against W.T. White Tuesday night in the arena. The Cowgirls won each set 25-3, 24-5, and 25-7 with a huge lead each time. Photo by Hannah Tucker. Coppell High School senior outsid...

Coppell volleyball star primed for the next level

Coppell volleyball star primed for the next level

Reid Valentine, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015

Junior year in high school can be the biggest workload of any young adult's life – particularly for student athletes. But, for one Coppell volleyball standout, the hard work is already paying off. Lauren Lee, who plays libero for Coppell, recently committed to a volleyball scholarship from Rice ...

With most Division I commits in recent years, football dominates National Signing Day

With most Division I commits in recent years, football dominates National Signing Day

February 5, 2015

Video by Nick Wilson. By Alex Nicoll Editor-in-Chief @NicollMac With an energy that was felt as soon as you walked in the doors this morning, the Coppell High School gym had families buzzing, athletes signing and one happy athletic director. “It just makes...

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 ...

Cowgirls hold Lady Marauders at bay

October 22, 2013

By John Loop Sports Editor It was not anything like the Cowgirls’ early October matchup with the Flower Mound Marcus Lady Marauders. At least for the first set, anyway. “The first time we played Marcus, we rolled them in three games,” junior setter Kylie Pickrell said. “We thought it was...

Registration for Beach volleyball tournament heats up

May 8, 2013

By Kristen Shepard Staff Writer The weather is heating up here in Texas and that can only mean one thing: it is time for the 13th Annual Coppell Volleyball Beach Tournament. This annual team tournament benefits the Coppell Volleyball program and attracts hundreds of students and teachers for a day...