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News & Info 2013

Dec 01

Nike Cross Nationals Southeast Regional

  • Sun Dec 1, 2013
The best teams and many of the top individuals from the southeastern U.S. descended upon Wake Med Soccer Park on Saturday, November 30, to run in the NXN Southeast Regional.  It had been 4 weeks since 6 Green Hope girls ran in their last 5K and more than 6 weeks for 18 of the other 19 runners who would lace up their spikes Saturday.  Green Hope runs in the postseason under the name Western Cary, ...
Dec 01

2013 Cross Country Schedule

  • Sun Dec 1, 2013
Results for recent meets: You can find the complete schedule for the 2013 season at ...
Nov 02

NCHSAA 4A State Championship

  • Sat Nov 2, 2013
The Falcons had to wait around Saturday morning before heading over to Kernersville Saturday afternoon for the North Carolina 4A state championship. The girls were seeking their 5th straight state title, while the boys were very excited to make it back to the meet after a 2 year absence. Course conditions were good and the skies were free of anymore rain after a wet Friday. The 3A and 1A boys a ...
Oct 26

NCHSAA 4A Mideast Regional

  • Sat Oct 26, 2013
The Falcons hosted the Mideast Regional at Wake Med Soccer Park in very cold conditions Saturday, October 26. It was a busy morning as the 4A Mideast Region, 1A Mideast, and 2A Mideast all competed at Wake Med. There is always a lot of pressure on teams when running in the regional meet as the top 4 boys teams and top 4 girls teams (and top 5 individuals not on a top 4 team) at the end of the day ...
Oct 17

SWAC Conference Championship

  • Thu Oct 17, 2013
The Falcons competed in the SWAC Championship races on Wednesday, October 16, at Wake Med Soccer Park. The day marked the end of the cross country season for most of the team members, but it was a great day of racing and many runners set their new PR (personal record time). The first race of the day was the boys championship. Apex was the clear favorite going into the race and they held ser ...
Oct 14

Frosh-Soph Invitational

  • Mon Oct 14, 2013
The last invitational of the year was the Frosh-Soph Invitational at Beeson Park in Kernersville on Saturday October 12. Beeson Park is the site of the state championship meet on November 2, so many teams use the meet as a chance to preview the state meet course. Green Hope left some of its top 9th and 10th graders at home to train. Most teams in attendance ran all of their fastest underclassme ...
Oct 06

Great American Cross Country Festival

  • Sun Oct 6, 2013
On Saturday October 5, the Falcons participated in the Great American Cross Country Festival at Wake Med Soccer Park in Cary.  As usual many of the top teams from across the eastern half of the country descended upon Cary and the team performed very well, especially considered the unseasonably warm conditions.  The first race of the day involving GH athletes was the Girls “Red” Race at 8:20 ...
Sep 29

Greensboro Invitational

  • Sun Sep 29, 2013
Around 90 Falcons runners made their way west on Highway 64 and up 421 north to Hagan Stone Park on September 28 for the Greensboro Invitational. Conditions were perfect for an early fall cross country race and the times on the day reflected the temps and the great training the runners have been doing. The first race of the day was the Boys JV race and the Falcons dominated the 26 team field ...
Sep 08

Seahawk Invitational

  • Sun Sep 8, 2013
On Saturday Sep 7, the Falcons traveled to UNCW to run in the Seahawk Invitational for the 11th time in 12 years. It was another very good day for the team, as the girls and boys competed in 6 races on a course just a shade over a 5K in length. The first race of the morning was the boys championship race, but the boys were never really in the mix as a team. After a good team performance at Pr ...
Aug 24

Providence Invitational

  • Sat Aug 24, 2013
The Falcons traveled to Charlotte to run in the Providence Invitational on August 24th. The conditions were very good for an August morning and Green Hope started the invitational season with a bang. More than 50 schools fielded teams for the 4 varsity races and GHXC ended their day with three 1st place finishes and one 2nd place finish. The first race of the day was the girls varsity race ...