Category: Sports

  • Tipton’s hat trick surges offense in crucial win

    FRISCO – The ball travels towards the end zone as Coppell senior wide receiver Baron Tipton is facing man-to-man coverage by the Dallas Jesuit defense. As the referee’s hands go up in the air, Tipton is falling on the ground with the ball in his hands.  “Whenever the ball goes into the air, I know…

  • Slamming the door: Coppell regains momentum to surge past Jesuit

    Coppell junior linebacker Weston Polk tackles Jesuit junior running back Zane Williams at Ford Center in Frisco. Coppell defeated Dallas Jesuit. 42-23, advancing to the Class 6A Division II Region I regionals. FRISCO – One of the primary goals for the Coppell football team throughout the season was to play over Thanksgiving. With last night’s…

  • Scouting the opponent

    On Thursday, the Coppell football team plays Dallas Jesuit in the Class 6A Division II Region I area playoffs at Ford Center in Frisco at 7 p.m. The Sidekick’s executive editor-in-chief Sri Achanta spoke with The Roundup editor-in-chief and football team captain Logan Thompson and sports editor Peyton Bristow for insight on the game. How…

  • Coppell High School Signing Day

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  • Coppell fights through comeback efforts by Wildcats

    “Grab it!” The entire Denton Guyer football team’s sideline shouted with 4:10 remaining in Friday’s Class 6A Division II Region I bi-district playoffs at Buddy Echols field. Madness ensued as the onside kick was touched by Coppell, and Guyer recovered the football trailing by two touchdowns.  With the ball on Guyer’s 42-yard line, Guyer junior…

  • Cowboy fight lives to see another day

    Coppell junior quarterback Edward Griffin scans for an open receiver before completing a pass to junior wide receiver Tucker Cusano for a first down during the first quarter against Denton Guyer in the Class 6A Division II Region I bi-district playoffs at Buddy Echols Field on Friday. The Cowboys defeated the Wildcats, 35-21, to advance…

  • Ayres utilizing 10 years of experience on the field

    The cheers, the pom-poms and the halftime routines.  Behind the glitter lies a hardworking journey that Coppell sophomore varsity cheerleader Avery Ayres knows all too well.  Ayres began cheerleading at age 5, with this year marking her 10th year of participating in competitive cheerleading and her second year of school cheer at CHS. She began…

  • Getting ready for Guyer

    Coppell senior offensive lineman Alex Jackson addresses the Cowboys prior to playing Plano on Friday at John Clark Stadium. Coppell advanced to the first round of playoffs, playing Denton Guyer at Buddy Echols Field tonight at 7 p.m. Throughout the year, the Coppell football team’s mentality has been “chasing the next 1-0.” This mindset becomes…

  • Home sweet home: State semifinalists return to CHS Arena to defeat Byron Nelson

    Isabella Callegaro Santos Coppell senior guard Atia Medenica drives against Byron Nelson freshman Milea Tice on Tuesday at CHS Arena. The Cowgirls defeated the Bobcats, 63-48. For the first time since its state semifinal run, the Coppell girls basketball team plays on its own court. On Tuesday, the Cowgirls defeated Byron Nelson, 63-48, at CHS…

  • Overcoming preseason pressure

    Coppell junior guard Landry Sherrer shoots a free throw at Argyle on Friday. The Cowgirls play Byron Nelson in their first home game of the season tonight at 7:30 p.m. at CHS Arena. Photo courtesy Lindsey Sherrer. The Coppell girls basketball team hosts its first home game since its state semifinal run.   The Cowgirls play…