By Alex Nicoll Staff Writer In a showdown between two of the state’s top three ranked teams, Coppell (record) tied Flower Mound Marcus (record) 1-1, Friday night. “It is frustrating,” Coppell coach Chad Rakestraw said. “We played really well, we controlled for most of the games and had some chances. We just did not finish some of the opportunities we […]Read more ›
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By Mark Slette Staff Writer When you cannot find junior forward Austin Michaelis on the soccer field, more often than not, he will be dominating his teammates while playing Super Smash Brothers Melee at home. Oddly enough, Michaelis’s playing style strongly resembles the form of his favorite video games. “It’s a certain feeling that I get when I’m out there […]Read more ›
By John Loop Sports Writer GEORGETOWN – The ball, off the foot of junior forward Chris Madden, curved into the goal with 56 seconds left in the second overtime, and the Coppell Cowboys walked out of Birkelbach Stadium as the newest Class 5A state champions. “It has not really sunk in yet,” Madden said. “Kellen [Reid] and I were talking […]Read more ›
By John Loop Sports Writer GEORGETOWN – Celebration ensued on the Cowboy sideline as the final seconds ticked off the scoreboard at Birkelbach Stadium in Coppell’s 2-0 win over Kingwood in the Class 5A semifinals on Friday. The win helped Coppell (22-2) advance to the Class 5A championship match, where it will face Brownsville Hanna at 6 p.m. Saturday. Seniors […]Read more ›