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Falcons Share Points with PC in Fight for 55

Falcons Share Points with PC in Fight for 55

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

December 14, 2016


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

Last night the Falcons traveled to Panther Creek for the second quad of the season.  With two Fight for 55 points on the line the Falcons came away with one point as the men defeated PC 61-56 and surrendered the other point in a nail-biter loss for the women 54-51. The women suffered their first loss of the s...

Green Hope Sports Update: 3/15/16

Green Hope Sports Update: 3/15/16

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

March 15, 2016


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

Men’s Lacrosse- Green Hope men’s lacrosse won in an easy 17-3 victory at home on Friday against Fuquay-Varina. The Falcons had an excellent game on the offensive and defensive ends, as they held the Bengals to one goal or less per quarter. The heavy scoring effort was lead by Aidan Callahan, Nolan ...

Lady Falcons Go out Swinging:
Team looks to next year’s return of four starters

Lady Falcons Go out Swinging:<br>Team looks to next year’s return of four starters

Timmy Leonard, Senior Sports Writer

March 1, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Women's Basketball

The lady Falcons basketball season came to a close on Saturday night after a nail-biting loss at #1 overall seed Hillside, 33-30, in the third round of the NCHSAA state playoffs. Despite the lost, the Falcons have nothing to hang their heads about. This is the second time the Falcons have faced Hil...

Women’s Basketball Advances to the Sweet 16

Women’s Basketball Advances to the Sweet 16

Timmy Leonard, Senior Sports Writer

February 26, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

The Falcons offense came out of the gates sluggish on Thursday night, at home, in the second round of the NCHSAA 4A state playoffs, but they rallied in the second half to comeback and defeat Wakefield, 61-46,and advance to the sweet 16. After a wire-to-wire victory over Panther Creek on Tuesday in round...

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Survive and Advance

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Survive and Advance

Timmy Leonard, Senior Sports Writer

February 24, 2016


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

The men's and women's varsity basketball teams both extended their seasons on Tuesday night with victories in the first round of the 4A state playoffs. Both teams lit it up offensively as the men scored 70 points and the lady Falcons scored 65. The men pulled off an upset on the road in convincing fashi...

Green Hope Wins SWAC Title Over PC

Green Hope Wins SWAC Title Over PC

Timmy Leonard, Senior Sports Writer

February 22, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

OThe Green Hope Girls outlasted Panther Creek on Friday night at Panther Creek to claim the SWAC conference tournament title, their first SWAC title since 2012. After cruising past Apex in the second round of the SWAC conference tournament. The Falcons continued to shoot the ball efficiently in the c...

Women’s Basketball Prepares for SWAC Tournament

Women’s Basketball Prepares for SWAC Tournament

Katie Bradley, Staff Writer

February 14, 2016


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

On Tuesday February 9, the Green Hope Women’s basketball team defeated the Middle Creek mustangs. The final score of the game was 47-22, as the Falcons took home another victory. With this game, the Green Hope women’s basketball team ended their season with a total of 20 victories to just 4 loss...

Women Win in Crucial Road Game

Women Win in Crucial Road Game

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

February 3, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

Women’s basketball won in a crucial conference road game, taking down the Cougars 52-44 at Apex High School. The Lady Falcons move to 17-4 overall and 11-2 in the conference. The Falcons outscored the Cougars in the first three quarters, with a commanding 42-31 lead going into the fourth quarter. ...

Women’s Basketball Falls Short Against Panther Creek

Kate Moore, Sports Writer

February 1, 2016


Filed under SPORTS, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

On Friday night, the Green Hope Women’s basketball team played rival Panther Creek. The quad games were away, and the women’s team fell short with a final score of 51-48. This upset left the Catamounts with another point in the “Fight for 55” battle. This loss removed the Falcons from the ti...

Women’s Basketball Dominates in Conference Blowout

Women’s Basketball Dominates in Conference Blowout

Henry Hollinshead, Sports Editor

January 6, 2016


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

Green Hope women’s basketball solidified their dominance in the SWAC last night with a 49-21 victory over the 7-8 Middle Creek. After starting off with a 14-0 run in the first quarter, the team didn’t back down offensively or defensively. The Falcon’s strong defensive effort limited Middle Creek’s...

Women Take Third in Holiday Hoopla

Women Take Third in Holiday Hoopla

Kate Moore and Chloe Ruffieux

January 4, 2016


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

Over the winter break, the women’s basketball team competed in the Holiday Hoopla tournament. Green Hope started off the tournament with a game against Wakefield High School. The women won with a score of 47-32. In their second game, the women played Eastern Alamance High School. They ended with...

Women’s Basketball Continues Win Streak

Women’s Basketball Continues Win Streak

Kate Moore and Chloe Ruffieux

December 18, 2015


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

The Green Hope women's basketball team scored another big win against Apex High School Monday night. The game ended with a final score of 58-46. The team was lead by Nia Washington who scored 25 points, a season-high for her, and Kelly Fitzgerald with 15 points. Last night, the Green Hope women...

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