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Women’s Tennis: 2016 Dual Team Championship Runners Up

Griffin Burke, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SPORTS, Women's Tennis

In the Final Round of the 2016 NCHSAA 4A Dual Tennis Team Championship, the Falcons suffered a heartbreaking loss to the Myers Park Mustangs, who finished the season undefeated with a 21-0 record. The match was forced into doubles courts following a 3-3 tie in singles courts with wins by Anna Rico, K...

Green Hope Soccer Tames Wildcats

Green Hope Soccer Tames Wildcats

Bradley Stewart, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, Men's Soccer, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Green Hope soccer prevailed against a pair of Wildcat teams Thursday and again on Saturday to advance to the NCHSAA Men’s Soccer Semifinals.  These wins followed up a 1-0 squeaker against Middle Creek in the second round. On Thursday, Green Hope beat the fourth-seeded Millbrook Wildcats 3-0.  ...

Corsbie Nets SWAC Coach of Year Honors

Corsbie Nets SWAC Coach of Year Honors

Will Hoffmann, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, Men's Soccer, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The opposing student section rhythmically taunted, “Corsbie, Corsbie!” But his eye for the goal could not be distracted. About 30 seconds after the chant started, he received the ball just outside the box and slotted it to the back of the net. Then silence. Kara Adams Coach Cors...

Falcons Run Rampant over J.H. Rose

Falcons Run Rampant over J.H. Rose

Bradley Stewart, Staff Writer

November 8, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, Men's Soccer, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The Green Hope men’s soccer team ran Rampant over J.H. Rose on Saturday with a 9-0 mercy-rule win.  With the win, the Falcons improve their record to 23-1 and move on to the second round of the NCHSAA state soccer playoffs to face SWAC foe Middle Creek. The goals came at a blistering pace Saturday...

Women’s Tennis Pounds the Pinecrest Patriots

Griffin Burke, Staff Writer

November 8, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Tennis

The Green Hope women’s tennis team defeated Pinecrest 5-2 last week in round 3 of the NCHSAA Dual Tennis Team Playoffs. The team now moves on to the semifinals to face number 1 seed Cardinal Gibbons. In the match against Pinecrest, the team solidified the win in doubles play once again.  After leadin...

Green Hope Volleyball Puts a Ring on it ??

Green Hope Volleyball Puts a Ring on it ??

Colleen Haubold, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Volleyball

Green Hope’s Women’s Volleyball team are the NCHSAA 2016 Volleyball State Champions.  On Saturday at Reynolds Coliseum at NC State, the Falcons vanquished the Ronald Reagan Raiders three sets to one to claim Green Hope’s first ever state championship in that sport. The win moved the Falcons to 2...

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...

Falcon Weekly Wrap 11/4/16

Abbie Daltorio, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SPORTS

The Falcons just wrapped up an amazing week in sports.  Five of six fall sports teams have advanced to the playoffs and have their sights set on winning a championship. Saturday, November 5th Volleyball State Championship vs. Reagan High School at 5 p.m. at Reynolds Coliseum First Round of Men...

Men’s Soccer Mohawk Madness Starts Saturday

Bradley Stewart, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016


Filed under Men's Soccer, SPORTS

The NCHSAA released the 2016 Men’s Soccer High School Playoff brackets yesterday, and Green Hope was rewarded for their hard work with a number one seed.  The Falcons take on J.H. Rose in the first round Saturday and are hoping to extend their 13-game win streak. The single elimination tournament is set up ...

Falcons Crush Catamounts to Advance in State Playoffs

Griffin Burke, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SPORTS, Women's Tennis

After defeating Panther Creek on Tuesday, the Falcons now move on to round 3 of the NCHSAA Dual Tennis Team Playoffs.  They are set to face off against 17-2 Pinecrest who is coming off a 5-2 win against the Clayton Comets. In the match against PC on Tuesday, the Falcons went up 4-2 on the single...

Volleyball Blasts Rockets, Advance to Final Four

Volleyball Blasts Rockets, Advance to Final Four

Colleen Haubold, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Volleyball

Tuesday night, the Green Hope women's volleyball team blasted the Person County High Rockets winning 3-1 to advance to the final four of the NCHSAA 4A Volleyball State Championship.  This is their 10th win in a row.   Person County arrived with a 22-2 record.  And as the night began, the Rocke...

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....

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