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Green Hope Football Travels to Leesville Road

Green Hope Football Travels to Leesville Road

Bradley Stewart, Staff Writer

August 31, 2017


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The Green Hope football team is off to a strong 1-1 start with new coach David Green.  Despite falling into a 28-point hole, the Falcons never gave up hope and nearly completed a late fourth quarter comeback before suffering a 38-28 loss against Southern Nash in the season opener. Senior transfer Jordyn ...

Falcons Finish Fight for 55

Falcons Finish Fight for 55

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

April 5, 2017


Filed under Baseball, CROSS COUNTRY, FALL SPORTS, Fight for 55, FOOTBALL, Indoor Track, Men's Basketball, Men's Golf, Men's Lacrosse, Men's Soccer, Men's Tennis, Outdoor Track, SHOWCASE, Softball, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Swimming, Volleyball, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball, Women's Golf, Women's Lacrosse, Women's Soccer, Women's Tennis, Wrestling

North Carolina is home to the two greatest rivalries in sports history: the UNC and Duke rivalry, and most importantly the Green Hope and Panther Creek rivalry.  Last night men’s tennis defeated Panther Creek to clinch the eighteenth and final point needed to win the Fight for 55.  This is the se...

Green Hope Football Welcomes Coach Green as New Head Coach

Green Hope Football Welcomes Coach Green as New Head Coach

Will Hoffmann, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017


Filed under FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Wednesday January 4, Green Hope High School announced its next head football coach at a press conference after school. Coach David Green was named the fourth coach as Coach Kwame Dixon stepped down after the 2016 season. Coach Green plans to bring hard work and discipline to the Green Hope footba...

Senior Alex Etgen Reflects on his Falcon Football Career

Senior Alex Etgen Reflects on his Falcon Football Career

Kate Moore, Senior Writer

November 4, 2016


Filed under FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Tonight, the varsity football team plays Athens Drive for the final regular season game and will hopefully come out with a win to make the venture into the playoffs. Because tonight is senior night, the seniors will be celebrated for their well-appreciated time being a part of the state-renowned athl...

Falcons Fight for Playoff Berth on Senior Night

Falcons Fight for Playoff Berth on Senior Night

Abbie Daltorio, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016


Filed under FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

On Friday, the Falcons host the Athens Drive Jaguars for the last game of the regular season.  This final home game is senior night and the theme is a black-out. Green Hope has an overall record of 5-5, and 4-3 in conference play, while Athens Drive is 4-6 overall with an identical conference record....

Falcons Match up Against Middle Creek for HOCO 2016

Falcons Match up Against Middle Creek for HOCO 2016

Abbie Daltorio, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016


Filed under FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Tomorrow night is Homecoming 2016 and this year, the Falcons match up against Middle Creek. The Mustangs are currently undefeated with an in-conference record of 6-0. Green Hope is two games back in the conference with a record of 4-2.  The Falcons hope to give the Mustangs their first loss of the season ...

Falcons Face Imps Friday

Falcons Face Imps Friday

Abbie Daltorio, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

This Friday the football team travels to Cary High to take on the Imps.  Last week, the Falcons defeated the Apex Cougars 36-23.  Overall, Green Hope has a record of 4-4, and a record of 3-2 in conference.  Cary has an overall record of 1-7 and a SWAC record of 1-4.  The Falcons are ranked third ...

Football Falls Short in Final Forge Ahead

Football Falls Short in Final Forge Ahead

Shea Kofkin-Hansen, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Fight for 55, FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, VIDEO

This week's Fight for 55 unfortunately ended in Panther Creek's favor. In the football showdown last night, Green Hope  was edged out by one grueling point in final minute drama.  The Falcons were down 28-21 before scoring another touchdown to close the gap to 28-27.   The coaching staff were f...

Falcons Fall to Fuquay-Varina

Falcons Fall to Fuquay-Varina

Abbie Daltorio, Staff Writer

September 25, 2016


Filed under FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

This past Friday, the Fuquay-Varina Bengals escaped the Falcons with a 20-6 win.  Green Hope moved to 3-3 overall with a conference record of 2-1.  Fuquay-Varina is now 5-1 overall and 3-0 in the conference.  Before Friday, both teams were undefeated in the conference.  Green Hope is now third in th...

Football and Friendship?

Abbie Daltorio, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under FOOTBALL, SPORTS

Football and friendship don’t usually go together, but starting this year Apex Friendship has their first varsity football team step onto the field.  This Friday, it’s Falcons vs. Patriots at Apex Friendship.  Kickoff is at 7:00 and the theme is a white out.   So far this season, the Falcons have an over...

Falcons Block Golden Eagles

Falcons Block Golden Eagles

Bradley Stewart, Staff Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, VIDEO

In a game that saw many offensive miscues for the Falcons, their defense stepped up and imposed their will on Holly Springs.  Green Hope was able to knock off the Golden Hawks 14-13, bouncing back from their tough loss against Cardinal Gibbons on Monday.  The game was exciting to watch from beginnin...

Far and Wide with Blake Watson

Far and Wide with Blake Watson

Will Hoffmann, Staff Writer

September 10, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FEATURES, FOOTBALL, SPORTS

Green Hope Football star wide receiver Blake Watson has already posted some impressive stats this season.The junior and returning starter has gained nearly 350 receiving yards and has scored six TDs in only three games; Watson’s 115.7 yards per game has earned him 2nd best receiver in Eastern Caroli...

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