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Baseball Advances 1-0 in Rain-soaked Pitcher’s Duel

Baseball Advances 1-0 in Rain-soaked Pitcher’s Duel

Timmy Leonard, Senior Sports Writer

May 13, 2016


Filed under Baseball, SHOWCASE, Spring Sports

The men’s baseball team won their second round playoff match-up yesterday in a rain-shortened pitchers duel with East Wake at home. Led by a remarkable performance on the mound by senior Chris Joyner, the Falcons needed just one run to win the five inning game. That lone run was scored by fres...

Women’s Soccer Survives 2OT Thriller, hosts Sanderson Tonight

Women’s Soccer Survives 2OT Thriller, hosts Sanderson Tonight

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

May 13, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, Spring Sports, Women's Soccer

Women’s soccer won 3-2 in a thrilling double-overtime playoff victory over Ashley High School on Wednesday night.  After the first half of play, Green Hope was leading 1-0 off of a goal from sophomore Anna Bevan. She was able to find the back of the net again in the second half, but Ashley was abl...

Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Fall in State Tournaments

Allie Winiecki and Timmy Leonard

May 13, 2016


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

The women’s lacrosse team lost 22-8 in the second round of the NCHSAA playoffs on Friday night at Wilmington-Ashley HS. With the loss, the Falcons finish the 2015-16 season with an overall record of 9-6, and an in-conference record of 6-4, good enough to place third overall in the SWAC. Along ...

Men’s Golf Finishes 4th in State Tournament

Men’s Golf Finishes 4th in State Tournament

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

May 13, 2016


Filed under Men's Golf, Spring Sports

After winning the SWAC conference and NCHSAA 4A East Regional tournament, Green Hope men’s golf placed fourth at states in Pinehurst on Monday and Tuesday. This is the highest the team has finished since Coach Robinson started coaching the golf team. This is a vast improvement from last year, as the team fai...

Green Hope Sports Update: 5/5/16

Henry Hollinshead and Timmy Leonard

May 5, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Men's Tennis, Women's Soccer

Men’s Baseball The men’s baseball team clinched a share of the SWAC Conference title for the third straight year yesterday with an impressive 2-0 conference victory over Middle Creek at home. Senior Mitch Spence pitched a two hit shutout on Wednesday, that included nine strikeouts. Sophomore Connor...

Green Hope Sports Update: 5/3/16

Green Hope Sports Update: 5/3/16

Henry Hollinshead and Timmy Leonard

May 3, 2016


Filed under Men's Golf, SHOWCASE, Women's Soccer

Men’s Golf- The men’s golf team put on an all around great team performance yesterday to claim the NCHSAA 4A Mid-East Regional Championship by a dominating 13 shots at The Neuse GC in Clayton. The Falcons were led by senior captain Rob McPartland who carded an outstanding four-under par round o...

Men’s Lacrosse Falls to Apex

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

May 2, 2016


Filed under Men's Lacrosse

Green Hope men’s lacrosse suffered a tough loss to Apex at home on Friday night. Although the outcome of this match would not change the standings of the playoffs, it was an intense conference rival match up. The game went back and forth with scoring runs coming from both teams. Nolan Paussa, who ...

Men’s 4×800 Re-writes Relay Records

Allie Winiecki, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


Filed under Outdoor Track

The Green Hope’s 4 x 800 boys relay team made history on Saturday at the Penn relays. Henry Pehr, Ian Delgado, Jayquan Williams, and Matthew Kehn teamed up to run to run the 4x800 at a time of 7.41.01, placing them third overall in the race, but the top Americans as they finished behind two Jamaic...

Green Hope Sports Update: 4/28/16

Timmy Leonard, Allie Winiecki, and Henry Hollinshead

April 28, 2016


Filed under Men's Lacrosse, Men's Tennis, Spring Sports, Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer: The women’s soccer team blew past Cary High School last night with a 4-0 victory. This win helped the Falcons officially secure their position as 2016 SWAC champs. The team was lead by sophomore Grace Wagner who had a hat trick in the 1st half of the game. Taylor Cammarata score...

Falcons Secure Fight for 55 Title

Falcons Secure Fight for 55 Title

Timmy Leonard, Henry Hollinshead, and Allie Winiecki

April 25, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Men's Lacrosse, SHOWCASE, Softball, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse, Women's Soccer

Men's Lacrosse:  The Falcons absolutely dominated Panther Creek on Saturday afternoon, winning 17-0. Green Hope held an impressive 13-0 halftime lead, and then added four more goals after the break. Senior captain Dana Kelly led the scoring charge with three goals, his second straight game with a hat ...

Super Saturday Preview

Super Saturday Preview

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

April 22, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

Super Saturday, the biggest day of the year-long “Fight For 55”, will take place this Saturday at Panther Creek. All games are between Green Hope and Panther Creek and all varsity matchups will count towards the “Fight For 55” race. The Falcons are currently sitting at a 15-11 lead. And with just ...

Men’s Tennis Crushes Athens Drive 9-0

Men’s Tennis Crushes Athens Drive 9-0

Allie Winiecki, Sports Writer

April 21, 2016


Filed under Men's Tennis, SHOWCASE, Spring Sports

The Green Hope men’s tennis team beat Athens Drive Tuesday night with a strong finish for their final regular season match. The team blew past the Jaguars with a 9-0 victory. George Michael Edwards was named Player of the Match coming off wins in both his doubles and singles matches. When asked...

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