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Women’s Tennis Concludes Impressive Season

Women’s Tennis Concludes Impressive Season

Timmy Leonard, Sports Writer

November 6, 2015


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Women's Tennis

The women’s tennis team's impressive playoff run came to an end yesterday when they lost to undefeated Panther Creek at home in the 4A East regional finals. Green Hope also finished off their third round victory over the East Chapel Hill Wildcats yesterday. The Falcons had jumped out to a strong...

Cross Country Races Off to States

Cross Country Races Off to States

Katie Bradley, Staff Writer

November 6, 2015


Filed under CROSS COUNTRY, FALL SPORTS, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The Green Hope men’s and women’s cross country teams will compete in the NCHSAA 4A state championships this Saturday in Kernersville. The men’s race will begin at 10:30 AM and the women’s race will start at 11:30 AM. Both men’s and women’s teams both took second place in the 4A Mi...

Varsity Soccer Advances Past First Round

Varsity Soccer Advances Past First Round

Michael Dudash, Staff Writer

November 5, 2015


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

The Falcons varsity men’s soccer team took on the Holly Springs Golden Hawks in the first round of the playoffs at home last night.  The Golden Hawks started off strong, scoring off a fast break in the tenth minute of the game.  Both teams continued to possess well throughout the rest of the ...

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Has Returning Depth

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Has Returning Depth

Katie Bradley, Sports Writer

November 3, 2015


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

The winter sports season is coming up soon which means a variety of sports will begin their season. Both the men's and women's varsity swim teams advanced to the 4A state championship meet last season. The men's team took second place at states, losing by two points to South Mecklenburg High School, a...

Falcon Football Loses in Hard-Fought Road Game

Falcon Football Loses in Hard-Fought Road Game

Timmy Leonard, Sports Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The Falcons put up a valiant effort last Friday night, losing in a close game against the unbeaten Middle Creek Mustangs on the road, 28-17. The Mustangs, who came into this contest ranked #2 in the Greater Triangle High School Football rankings, started off the scoring with a 52 yard touchdown pa...

Cross Country Places Second at Regionals

Cross Country Places Second at Regionals

Allie Winiecki, Sports Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under CROSS COUNTRY, FALL SPORTS, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

This Saturday, the cross country team competed in the 4A Mideast Regional at Wake Med Park. Both the boys and girls teams won regional runners-up in the Halloween race. The Green Hope varsity girls fell behind in the Mideast Regionals for the first time in 7 years. The team ended with a scor...

Men’s Basketball Returns Key Starters

Men’s Basketball Returns Key Starters

Timmy Leonard, Sports Writer

November 2, 2015


Filed under Men's Basketball, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Winter Sports

Basketball season is right around the corner and the Green Hope men's varsity team is poised to contend for a SWAC conference title. The Falcons regular season will officially tip off on November 17th when they take on Wake Forest at home. Green Hope sneaked into the 4A playoffs last season after fin...

This Week in Sports

This Week in Sports

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

October 30, 2015


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

This Week in Sports Friday October 23rd Falcons Continue Late Season Surge 10/24 - The Falcons senior night ended with a 31-17 victory over Cary at home last Friday. The football team's record improves to 6-3. Monday October 26th Soccer Secures Crucial Win Over Middle Creek 10/26 - The men’s...

Women’s Tennis Advances to Third Round of State Playoffs

Women’s Tennis Advances to Third Round of State Playoffs

Timmy Leonard, Sports Writer

October 30, 2015


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Women's Tennis

Green Hope women’s varsity tennis won their second round match in the 4A state playoffs with ease on Thursday, defeating New Bern high school on the road with a final score of 9-0. Green Hope continues to dominate the competition after losing only two times in the regular season. The Falcons swept J...

Varsity Soccer Wins 3-0 on Senior Night

Varsity Soccer Wins 3-0 on Senior Night

Michael Dudash, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015


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

Varsity men’s soccer started out slow in their last regular season game against Athens Drive last night, and were tied 0-0 at the half.  The Falcons opened the scoring in the second half when sophomore Camden Holbrook navigated his way magnificently through the defenders and teed it up to junior Connor...

Volleyball Concludes Season in a Nailbiter

Volleyball Concludes Season in a Nailbiter

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

October 28, 2015


Filed under FALL SPORTS, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Volleyball

Last night, Green Hope Volleyball lost 3-2 against rival Panther Creek in the second round of the NCHSAA state playoffs.This loss concludes a solid season for the 15-8 squad.  Each team won once against each other in their two regular season matchups. Green Hope found their rhythm early in the match...

Falcons Continue Late Season Surge

Falcons Continue Late Season Surge

Timmy Leonard, Sports Writer

October 27, 2015


Filed under FALL SPORTS, FOOTBALL, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

The Falcon football team extended their impressive winning streak on Friday night with a key 31-17 victory over rival Cary at home. The Falcons started off the scoring on senior night, when junior receiver Blake Watson secured a touchdown pass from Tucker Burkinshaw on their very first possession...

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