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Basketball Breaks the Cougars

Basketball Breaks the Cougars

Bradley Stewart, Sports Writer

December 14, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, SPORTS

The Green Hope basketball team pulled out a squeaker of a win over Apex last night.  The 67-61 home victory moved the Falcons to 6-2 on the year.  Green Hope now is tied for the best record in the Tri-6 with Athens Drive and Cary, although conference play has not started yet.  The Falcons are on a win...

Green Hope Wins International Friendly

Green Hope Wins International Friendly

Bradley Stewart, Sports Writer

December 8, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Last night, the Australian national anthem was played in the Green Hope gym, as the Green Hope basketball team defeated Northside, a high school from Australia, 93-66.  Northside is making a tour in North Carolina, playing high schools all over the state.  The Falcons’ win was a monumental response a...

Men’s Basketball Bounces the Bengals

Men’s Basketball Bounces the Bengals

November 15, 2017


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

The Men's basketball team opened their season last night with a dominating 66-50 at Fuquay-Varina. The Falcons lost three crucial players from last years’ team, Will Harkins, Alex Clinkscales, and Josh McVeigh. Despite the losses, Green Hope put up a ton of points. Last year, Green Hope scored over...

Men’s Basketball Preview

Men’s Basketball Preview

Noe Brady, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under Men's Basketball, SPORTS

As fall sports are coming to an end, the winter teams are ready to compete. The Green Hope men’s basketball team had their first scrimmage on November 8th, and are scheduled to play on Tuesday, November 14th against Fuquay. The team ended their season last year with a 25-6 record, proving their su...

Panther Creek’s Postal Problems

Panther Creek’s Postal Problems

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Fight for 55, Men's Basketball, OPINION, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Winter Sports

The ACC Barnstorming Tour is an annual event.  It’s a tour in which ACC seniors travel to high schools to talk to and play against local senior basketball players. There’s even a dunk and three point contest.  In addition to ACC basketball seniors, other famous basketball players attend the eve...

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...

Winter Sports Recap

Winter Sports Recap

Bradley Stewart, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


Filed under Indoor Track, Men's Basketball, SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

With the boy’s basketball team falling in the Elite Eight on Tuesday night, another successful winter sports season has officially come to a close.  Indoor Track had a successful campaign, resulting in multiple state championships.  Wrestling was able to make it to the state playoffs this year. ...

Basketball Soars Higher Than Ever Before

Basketball Soars Higher Than Ever Before

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

March 1, 2017


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

Basketball season has come to an end after the boys fell to South Central High School last night in the Elite Eight.  At halftime Green Hope led 25-24.  At the end of the third the boys had fallen behind 43-35.  The boys tried to make up their deficit during the fourth quarter, but weren’t able to ...

GH Basketball Makes History

GH Basketball Makes History

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

February 27, 2017


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

On Saturday night, the women’s basketball season ended when the girls fell to Millbrook in the Sweet Sixteen.  The final score was 55-41. The girls ended the season with an impressive overall record of 14-2.  Kelly Fitzgerald, Nicole Colberg, Emily Wynne, Rachel Argabright, and Emily Schoeffler played the...

GH Hoops Hopes for Victory in Round 3

GH Hoops Hopes for Victory in Round 3

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

February 24, 2017


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

Last night, both of the basketball teams pulled through and will advance to the third round of the playoffs.  The girls hosted Hoggard and were able to make a comeback.  At halftime the Falcons trailed by 6 with a score of 25-19, and at the end of the third they were down by 9.  After a strong fou...

The Nest is onto the Next

The Nest is onto the Next

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

February 22, 2017


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

Last night both basketball teams won their games and will move to the second round of the playoffs.  The girls beat Clayton with a final score of 58-35.  Nia Washington led the team with 20 points, followed by Kelly Fitzgerald and Rachel Argabright with 11 a piece.  The girls will host Hoggard tomorro...

Falcons Sweep SWAC

Falcons Sweep SWAC

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

February 21, 2017


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

On Friday, the Falcons swept the SWAC Tournament.  The girls claimed their title against Holly Springs in a nail biting 50-49 win.  Kelly Fitzgerald led the team with 19 points and six assists, followed by Nia Washington’s double double of 10 points and 10 rebounds.  The girls have won five out o...

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