Teens Kinect To Fitness With A New Video Game
BY SARAH ROUSSELL Whether it’s lifting weights at the gym, running miles outside, or taking spinning classes at a local community center, adults and teenagers alike are spending countless hours exercising. For some, all this hard work and dedication put into fitness training is a crucial step towards desired... Read more
CCHS Wrestlers Grapple For Attention Despite Success
BY KEVIN KOPLIN Wrestling is a sport, which requires strength, agility, toughness, and power. Grappling your opponent to the ground through an intense arsenal of takedowns, escapes, and reversals, wrestlers must truly master their craft to become dominant, and here at Cooper City High School, dominant is just one... Read more
Varsity Girls Basketball: Cowboys Lose To Cypress Bay In District Championship 44-42
BY JOSH COHEN The Cooper City Cowboys girls’ basketball team took on the Cypress Bay Lightning in the District 12-6A championship on Saturday February 5th at home. The Lightning began the game off on an 8-0 run, preventing the Cowboys from scoring for the first few minutes of the... Read more
Competition Cheerleading: Cowboys Place 1st In FHSAA
BY JESSICA WEAVER On Saturday January 30th Cooper City High School’s Competitive Cheerleading team placed first in the FHSAA (Florida High School Athlete Association) Regional Cheerleading Competition. Competitive cheerleading is more aggressive with actual choreographed routines and defined stunts. The team caught the bus on Saturday at 6:30 A.M to go to... Read more
Varsity Girls Basketball: Cowboys Win District Semi-Finals
BY JOSH COHEN In the District 12-6A semifinals, the Cooper City Cowboys’ girls basketball team took on the Flanagan Falcons.  The Falcons got off to a strong start, kicking off the game on an 8-0 run.  The Cowboys responded with an 8 point run of their own, tying the score at 8-8.  Flanagan responded... Read more
Varsity Wrestling: CCHS Faces Off In Their Final Tournament Before Districts
BY KAYLA LOKIENSKY The Cooper City High School varsity wrestling team faced off against both Hollywood Hills High School and Cardinal Gibbons High School in their final tournament before districts. The match took place at CCHS on Thursday, January 27. It was the last home match for the seniors... Read more
Losing To Gain A Competitive Edge
BY KAYLA LOKEINSKY Stepping onto the cold metal platform, his body trembles; half out of anxiety, and half out of sheer hunger. Dozens of thoughts rush through the young wrestlers mind. Did I constrict my liquids enough? How much weight did I lose? Then, these thoughts disappear just as quickly... Read more
Boys Varsity Basketball: Cowboys Lose A Nail-Biter To St. Thomas Aquinas
BY JOSH COHEN The Cooper City Cowboys, who headed into this game with a 3-10 record, faced off on Tuesday night with the St. Thomas Aquinas Raiders (3-11). In the first quarter of the game, the Cowboys controlled the tempo, building a lead of 11 to 4, but the... Read more
Girls Basketball: Cowboys Continue Their Success Against St. Thomas Aquinas
BY JOSH COHEN The 10-6 Cooper City Cowboys took on the St. Thomas Aquinas Raiders (4-8) on Tuesday night. The Cowboys started the game off struggling but fought back and trailed by only one after the first quarter of the game.  After coming out strong in the second quarter,... Read more
Boys Varsity Basketball: Cowboys Lose to Conference Opponent Flanagan
BY KEVIN KOPLIN CCHS 54 Flanagan 58 On Wednesday January 12th, 2011, the Cooper City Cowboys boys basketball team faced off against conference opponent Flanagan at home. The Cowboys and Falcons started off with a fast paced first quarter with the score tied at 19. Through a slow second... Read more