Coppell East Middle School Athletics


September 6th Meet


Coppell East Athletics | 9/11/2022

PHOTO CREDIT: Abbas Merchant

The Bronco Cross Country team traveled to Keller High School on Tuesday, September 6th to participate in their first 2 mile meet. They faced some tough competition! They went up against Keller, Medlin, Gene Pike, Trinity Springs, and Coppell West. All of our athletes put their heart and soul into their runs and their hard work paid off!

8th Grade Boys took home 2nd place and faced some of the toughest competition out of the 4 races. Parker Alles, Preston Alles, and Henry Hayden all lead our team with sub 13 minute 2 mile runs. Parker came in 8th with a time of 12:23. Preston took home 9th with a time of 12:58. Henry came in 13th with a time of 12:58. Tarek came in 18th with a time of 13:12. Ridge came in 19th with a time of 13:14. Pedro came in 27th with a time of 13:40. Abbas came in 58th with a time of 17:13.

7th Grade Boys also took home 2nd place. Tanadorn Von Merveldt and Heath McCarthy lead the entire race. Tanadorn came in 1st with a time of 12:43 and Heath came in 2nd with a time of 12:46. Itsuki came in 12th with a time of 14:15. Sidharta came in 13th with a time of 14:17. Atharva came in 17th with a time of 14:29. Myles came in 18th with a time of 14:30 and Wyatt came in 80th with a time of 19:37.

8th Grade Girls came in 5th place. Maya Easterwood led our team with an impressive sub 14:00 2 mile run. She took home 5th place with a time of 13:29. Prisha came in 20th with a time of 15:32. Sutton came in 25th with a time of 16:09. Elizabeth came in 35th with a time of 17:16. Ava cam in 37th with a time of 17:33 and Sklar came in 39th with a time of 17:43

7th Grade Girls were excited to run in their first ever meet and came in 6th place. Claire Wenzel led our team with 27th place with a time of 18:13. Tanvi came in 35th palace with a time of 19:09. Saanvi C came in 37th with a time of 19:21. Saanvi G came in 38th with a time of 19:30. Ava G came in 39th with a time of 19:37. Neeley came in 40th with a time of 19:50. Logan came in 48th with a time of 20:12 and Tashvi came in 55th with a time of 20:50.

I am extremely proud of how all of these athletes performed and can’t wait to see what the team does in the rest of our season. Our next meet will be on Tuesday, September 13th at Coppell Middle School West. Go Broncos!