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
COLLEGE STATION — Copperas Cove football coach Jack Welch said he was happy the Bulldawgs played a top team to open the season.
Aidan Chace had 11 kills and 15 assists to help lead the Copperas Cove volleyball team to a 25-22, 25-21, 25-8 sweep of Temple on Friday night in Temple.
Leah Powell had 16 kills and the Copperas Cove volleyball team outlasted Class 4A No. 20 Liberty Hill 23-25, 28-26, 25-15, 26-28, 15-11 on Tuesday at Liberty Hill.
The Copperas Cove volleyball team split a pair of matches Saturday and finished 11th in the 68-team Leander Volleypalooza tournament.
COPPERAS COVE 18, ELLISON 1
The Belton volleyball team finished second in pool play after winning two of three matches on the second day of the Volleypalooza tournament in Leander.
With junior standout Aidan Chance tallying a combined 23 kills, 23 assists and 12 blocks, Copperas Cove went 2-1 at the Volleypalooza tournament in Austin.
ROBINSON 12, COPPERAS COVE 7
The Copperas Cove Lady Dawgs finished sixth out of 40 teams after going 1-2 on the final day of the Bastrop ISD Varsity tournament on Saturday at Bastrop High School.
Salado emerged from its first meet surrounded by silver.
Harker Heights earned an 11-8 victory at Copperas Cove on Tuesday behind a perfect showing from the Lady Knights.
COPPERAS COVE — It is a matter of perception.
COPPERAS COVE 12, BROWNWOOD 7
LeDea Harris led Belton with five kills Saturday and the Lady Tigers defeated Pflugerville 25-23, 25-23 to win the consolation title in the Bronze bracket of the Round Rock Westwood Showcase volleyball tournament.
Copperas Cove High School graduate Dakota Stutz collected $1,300 in scholarship funds after winning the Texas USBC Youth Masters & Queens Tournament on Saturday in College Station.
Copperas Cove’s Drew Dewald shot a final-round 3-under 69 to finish in fourth place Sunday in the Texas Golf Association North Amateur.
Copperas Cove golfer Drew Dewald shot a 2-under 70 on Saturday to move into a tie for sixth place in the Texas Golf Association North Amateur.
Jack Welch is familiar with being the center of attention, but he prefers being overlooked.
Jaylen Smith is not just securing his future. He is also preserving the present.
Temple golfer William Paysse shot an even-par 71 Tuesday and is tied for third after the first round of the 18th Byron Nelson Junior Championship at Lakewood Country Club in Dallas.
Malik Pratt got more than he expected.