COPPERAS COVE — The difference was not tangible.
Behind 24 points from senior guard Jyhlil Rice on Saturday afternoon, the Copperas Cove Bulldawgs went undefeated in the Dawg Pound Showdown after taking an 84-57 victory over Round Rock Stony Point.
COPPERAS COVE — The second day of the Dawg Pound Showdown started just as the first for Copperas Cove as they continued to extend their winning streak to 10 games on Friday.
Sydney Brock led three Ellison players in double figures with 17 points and the 20th-ranked Lady Eagles won their District 8-6A opener 54-42 on Friday at No. 19 Waco Midway.
COPPERAS COVE — Copperas Cove extended its winning streak to eight games with two wins on the opening day of the Dawg Pound Showdown tournament Thursday.
Change could be coming.
COPPERAS COVE — The Copperas Cove Bulldawgs extended their winning streak to six after defeating Austin LBJ 70-56 on Tuesday night behind 21 points from senior Justus Honea.
The Harker Heights Knights rallied from a 6-1 deficit after match play to eke out a narrow 9-8 victory against the Ellison Eagles on Tuesday at Hallmark Lanes.
Jyhlil Rice and Tyrese Taylor led five Copperas Cove players in double figures with 15 points each and the Bulldawgs upset No. 10 Lake Travis 74-60 on Monday in Copperas Cove.
After dropping their first two games Thursday, the Copperas Cove Lady Dawgs won four straight to win the Silver Bracket championship Saturday at the Marble Falls basketball tournament.
BELTON — Basketball is a sport, but sometimes, it is art.
DeSOTO — The Copperas Cove Bulldawgs knew they had to be nearly flawless in the opening round of the Division II-6A playoffs.
CLASS 6A DIVISION I
COPPERAS COVE — Copperas Cove took the championship title at the 2017 Bush’s Chicken Tournament after beating Bel Air High School 51-43 on Saturday afternoon in the Dawg House.
BELTON — The Copperas Cove football team has never missed the playoffs in consecutive seasons since coach Jack Welch ended the school's 38-year playoff drought in 1998.
MVP—Aidan Chace, jr., S/RS, Copperas Cove.
COPPERAS COVE — Two teams battling for a playoff spot in District 8-6A football met Friday at Copperas Cove’s Bulldawg Stadium.
WEST— Copperas Cove High School was knocked out of the volleyball playoffs in the Class 6A area round Friday night as Southlake Carroll took all three sets, 25-21, 25-13, and 25-21.
WEST — Cari Lowery knew what to expect.
It is nothing new for Jaylen Smith.
Only one thing stood between Copperas Cove and a perfect District 8-6A standing: A final match against Shoemaker on Tuesday night.
Once was not enough.
HARKER HEIGHTS — On Friday night, Harker Heights took on district rival Copperas Cove High School for a duel in the Knights Court.
Class 6A No. 20 Copperas Cove captured the outright District 8-6A championship Tuesday after defeating Waco Midway 21-25, 25-18, 20-25, 24-26, 15-7.
COPPERAS COVE — Ta’Von Gwynn did it all for the Ellison Eagles against Copperas Cove on Friday at Bulldawg Stadium.
The champions are dethroned.
Copperas Cove remained unbeaten in District 8-6A competition Tuesday, defeating Belton 25-23, 25-15, 25-13 on the road.
The Shoemaker Grey Wolves celebrated homecoming by hosting the Copperas Cove Bulldawgs at Leo Buckley Stadium on Friday.
COPPERAS COVE — Cari Lowery can see the difference.
Copperas Cove high school swimmers Carson McVeigh and Jake Guerrero swam to victories Saturday at the Sprint Invitational in Georgetown.
Leah Powell had 11 kills, 15 digs and four aces, and the 23rd-ranked Copperas Cove volleyball team swept Shoemaker on Friday to maintain a one-game lead over Waco Midway at the midpoint of the District 8-6A season.
COPPERAS COVE — University of Oklahoma football commit Tanner Mordecai showed off his running and passing skills for Waco Midway against Copperas Cove High School.
Copperas Cove celebrated junior high volleyball night with a win over Harker Heights.
Sophomore Leah Powell had 13 kills and 10 digs to help the Copperas Cove volleyball defeat Waco Midway 20-25, 25-16, 25-14, 21-25, 15-8 and take over first place in District 8-6A.
For nearly 35 minutes of game time, the Copperas Cove Bulldawgs kept up with a Top 10 team in Class 6A.
Salado freshman Jaci McGregor won her fourth straight race Thursday as the Lady Eagles hosted their own meet at Tenroc Ranch.
Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Copperas Cove
Friday, Sept. 15, at Remember Ike Tournament, Galveston (second round)
Saturday, Sept. 16, at Remember Ike Tournament, Galveston (semifinals)
Friday, Sept. 15, at Remember Ike Tournament, Galveston
Saturday, Sept. 16, at Remember Ike Tournament, Galveston (finals)
The Copperas Cove High School football team improved to to 2-1 with a 42-23 win against El Paso Franklin in Andrews on Friday. The two teams met halfway for the rivalry game.
Copperas Cove remained unbeaten in District 8-6A play Tuesday, traveling to Ellison, where the Lady Bulldawgs won 25-20, 25-21, 23-25, 29-27.
Friday, Sept. 8, at Copperas Cove
COPPERAS COVE — Copperas Cove quarterback Jaylen Smith said he had a clock in his head Friday night against Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León.
Sage Carson had 18 kills, and Jill Truss tallied 36 assists as the Gatesville volleyball team outlasted China Spring 15-25, 25-22, 17-25, 25-22, 15-12 in their District 17-4A opener on Friday in Gatesville.
Riley McClure led a strong Gatesville quintet that captured first place in the boys 1A-4A division of the Hewitt Kiwanis Midway Cross Country Meet on Thursday.
Tuesday, Sept. 5, at Copperas Cove
Copperas Cove completed its nondistrict schedule Tuesday, defeating Robinson 25-7, 25-17, 25-17.
Sept. 2; at Copperas Cove
COPPERAS COVE 11, BROWNWOOD 8