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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. ...

Weekly Sports

Weekly Sports

Abbie Daltorio, Sports Editor

February 10, 2017


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

Friday, February 3 Women’s Basketball beats Cary 58-53 in quadruple overtime Men’s Basketball falls to Cary 55-44   Saturday, February 4 Women’s Swim places second in 4A East Regionals Men’s Swim places first in 4A East Regionals   Tuesday, February 7 W...

Swim Splashes to States

Swim Splashes to States

Kate Moore, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

On February 4th, the men’s and women’s swim teams competed in the 4A Eastern Regional Championships. The men’s team took 1st place overall while the women’s team locked in a second place finish. The men have qualified 10 to compete in the 4A State Championship meet on February 10th including...

Falcon Swim Teams Lap Competition

Kate Moore, Senior Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under Swimming, Winter Sports

On Monday, both the women and men’s varsity swim teams swept their first regular season meets. The teams were up against Apex, Apex Friendship and Middle Creek, and came out on top, 3-0. While several key swimmers graduated last year, there were several impressive swims from first year swimmer...

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Place at State Meet

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Place at State Meet

Chloe Ruffieux, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

Last night, the Green Hope swim team competed in their final meet of the season. The meet at Triangle Aquatic Center was for all NCHSAA 4A State Championship Meet qualifying schools. The Green Hope girls finished second behind Hough High School from Charlotte. The girls finished with 222 points pla...

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Fall to Apex in SWAC Championship

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Fall to Apex in SWAC Championship

Katie Bradley and Chloe Ruffieux

February 1, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

This past Saturday the Green Hope boys and girls swim teams competed in the SWAC conference meet taking place at the Triangle Aquatic Center. Both teams had a second place finish but still beat Panther Creek putting Green Hope up 11-8 in the Fight for 55. The girls finished second to Apex High Schoo...

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Win in Tight Dual Meet

Chloe Ruffieux, Sports Writer

January 8, 2016


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

Last night both the Green Hope girls and boys swim teams competed at their fourth meet of the season at Triangle Aquatic Center. The Green Hope girls swim team pulled out a tough win last against Leesville Road High School, Panther Creek, and Millbrook High School. The girls finished with a score...

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Compete in Away Meet

Men’s and Women’s Swimming Compete in Away Meet

Katie Bradley, Sports Writer

December 9, 2015


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

The Green Hope men’s and women’s swim teams competed against Enloe High School and Garner High School yesterday at Campbell University. The men’s team won against Enloe and Garner, and the women’s team split, losing against Enloe and winning against Garner. This week, the Junior Nationals are taking p...

Women Win, Men Fall to Millbrook in Second Meet

Women Win, Men Fall to Millbrook in Second Meet

Chloe Ruffieux, Staff Writer

December 1, 2015


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

Last night, both the women’s and men’s swim teams competed in their second meet at the Triangle Aquatic Center.  Green Hope competed against Millbrook, Holly Springs High, and Wakefield High School. The girls continued their strong start to their season leading the scoreboard with 191 points th...

Swimming Makes a Splash at First Meet

Swimming Makes a Splash at First Meet

Allie Winiecki, Sports Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS, Swimming, Winter Sports

Last Wednesday, November 18th, both the Green Hope girls and boys swimming teams won their first meet at the Triangle Aquatic Center. The swim season started out strong as Green Hope went against Athens Drive, Cary, and Sanderson. Both Athens Drive and Cary count towards conference standings. The Gre...

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...

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