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Family hopes Friday’s free tennis clinic is start of growing sport in Polk County

Dr. Angela Heider and her family of four would love to see the tennis community grow and prosper in Polk County. And they hope the free clinic they have planned for Friday will help fuel that grassroots effort.

PCYF 11-12-year-olds roll to undefeated season, MACAYF championship

Polk County Youth Football's 11 and 12-year old team ended a dominant season in style on Saturday

Twitty earns spot on USA South all-conference squad

Former Polk County standout D.J. Twitty was one of five Methodist College football players recognized by the USA South on Thursday as the conference released its 2018 postseason awards

Free tennis clinic for all ages set for November 24

A free tennis clinic for players of all ages and abilities will be held November 24 at 10 a.m. at Polk County High School

Fall, winter sports keeping things busy at Polk County Parks and Recreation

The end of fall sports and the pending arrival of the winter sports season makes for a busy time for Polk County Parks and Recreation

College roundup: Rimer, Love boosting Emory & Henry soccer; Overholt posts 1,000th dig

Returning from a year's layoff due to injury, Wil Rimer has become a key contributor for Emory & Henry's men's soccer team

Booker, Fraga getting taste of postseason baseball

Former Polk County standouts Joel Booker and Danny Fraga are getting a taste of professional postseason baseball in their respective minor leagues

College roundup: Rimer scores first goal; Overholt fourth in SAC in digs

Polk County graduate Wil Rimer scored the first goal of his college career on Sunday in Emory & Henry's 6-0 win over Valley Forge in the Wasps' home opener

Polk County Parks and Rec opens youth volleyball registration

Polk County Parks and Recreation has opened registration for the 2017 fall volleyball season, with three leagues available for girls between the ages of 7 and 15

Polk County trio chosen for Youth Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas games

A trio of Polk County football players have been chosen to participate in games sponsored by the Youth Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas in December

Building the list 2017-2018: Polk County athletes playing college sports

Some two dozen Polk County graduates are currently playing college sports. PolkSports.com will be following their exploits throughout the 2017-2018 year. We want to make certain, though, that we’ve got an accurate list.

Polk County youth soccer signup period extended until Friday

Polk County Parks and Recreation has extended its signup period for fall youth soccer until Friday

Polk County’s Smith, Xcel teammates place third in national AAU tourney

Polk County's Elysia Smith enjoyed a successful summer on the volleyball court, competing against some of the nation's top 12-and-under squads

Polk County Rec adult basketball league ends with thrilling tourney finale

The 2017 Polk County Parks and Recreation Adult Summer Basketball League recently wrapped up another successful season. This year saw nine competitive teams formed from a pool of 96 players

Sizzling first half earns Fraga spot in Frontier League All-Star Game

Daniel Fraga is a Frontier League All-Star for the second time in his minor league baseball career