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News & Info 2015

Nov 08

Girls runners-up, boys 4th in state championship meet

  • Sun Nov 8, 2015
The state championship races were held November 7th, the latest in the calendar they have ever been held. The day marks the end of a long season of work for most (several of the girls will continue to train for the Nike Southeast Qualifying race at Wake Med in late November) and all of the state's top distance runners get to toe the line against each other and see what each is truly made of. Th ...
Nov 01

Girls, boys teams run to Mideast Regional runners-up; states up next

  • Sun Nov 1, 2015
The morning of Halloween brought the NCHSAA 4A Mideast regional to Cary’s WakeMed Park. Green Hope was the host school for the event for the 7th straight year. The big races of the day would pit some of the strongest teams in the state against each other. With 25 4A schools in the region, only the top four teams advance to the state championship and seven individuals not on one of those four t ...
Oct 22

Girls varsity, both JV teams earn SWAC titles

  • Thu Oct 22, 2015
The championship meet portion of the season began with a bang on October 21st with the SWAC Conference Championship. This is the final race of the year for all of those runners outside the top 7, and it is always an exciting day. Roughly 230 Green Hope runners would toe the line on this day. The conference meet always offers excitement as every runner in the conference races all out, and teams ...
Oct 11

Falcons run to top finishes at NC Runners Elite meet

  • Sun Oct 11, 2015
The Falcons left school early Friday to head to Kernersville for the last Saturday invitational of the year—the NC Runners Elite Invitational. The field of teams for the race was huge, as many teams could not run the previous weekend due to weather, so roughly 100 high school entered the race. Conditions for the day were cloudy, windy and dreary with intermittent rain and temps around 60 degre ...
Sep 28

Girls finish runners-up in three races at muddy Greensboro Invite

  • Mon Sep 28, 2015
The Falcons sent the girl's team to Hagan Stone Park in Greensboro Saturday morning for a rainy day of racing. The course was slow due to three solid days of rain, but the runners still put up some good times even on the wet, muddy course. The first race of the day was the JV race and the girls placed 5 runners in the top 20 to finish second to Chapel Hill. The team was led by sophomores Lind ...
Sep 23

JV boys dominate, varsity boys 5th at tough Adidas Wolfpack meet

  • Wed Sep 23, 2015
For the first time in several years, the Falcons competed in the Adidas/Wolfpack Invitational at Wake Med Soccer Park on September 19th. Only the boys raced in the event, though, as the girls have their sights set on racing in Greensboro next weekend. The locality of the race allowed the team to enter a whopping 92 boys in the day’s event so many runners got to experience the feel of a large i ...
Sep 13

Green Hope runners impress at Friday Night Lights

  • Sun Sep 13, 2015
The Falcons drove west on I-40 to Kernersville Friday afternoon for the inaugural Friday Night Lights Invitational at Ivey Redmon Park. Not only did the Falcons head to Ivey Redmon for the race, but the park is also the site of the state meet course. The meet gave the Falcons a chance to run the new course configuration. While the new course ran much slower than the course used the last few year ...
Aug 29

Falcons post strong showing at Providence Invite

  • Sat Aug 29, 2015
The Falcons traveled to Charlotte the weekend of August 28th for their first 5K of the year, the Providence Invitational. The day of racing has grown to include more than 2100 runners from North Carolina, as well as several other southern states. Fifty-three Falcons laced them up to test themselves and see where the team was at this early point in the season. The first race of the day was the ...