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Ollis named male student-athlete of the month at Brevard

Rachel Ruble and former Polk County standout Jordan Ollis have been named Brevard’s Sports Spot Student-Athletes of the Month for the month of September. Ruble,...

Tournament updates: Rocky start for Alm, Gosnell teams

A pair of Polk County players taking part in notable tournaments this week saw their teams get off to rocky starts.

3rd Degree routs Texas Bombers, remains unbeaten in bracket play

3rd Degree Fastpitch, with Polk County's Ashley Scruggs and Autumn Owen, engineered a huge 9-1 win Friday night over the Texas Bombers to remain...

Notebook: Waldrop track meet today; Polk falls in baseball opener; Race for the Fallen...

Polk County will open its outdoor track season on Friday with the annual Tony Waldrop Invitational meet, scheduled to start at 4 p.m. at...

Gallery: Seth Vining Jr. Basketball Shooting Camp

Almost two dozen area youth basketball players took advantage this week of time with Polk County head basketball coach Josh McEntire, staff and players, taking part in the annual Seth Vining Jr. Basketball Shooting Camp.

Polk County contingent leads Angels 9U squad to successful season

The Western Carolina Angels 9U team has been moving up often of late - and not just in level of competition. Competing in the 10U...

Xcel volleyball roundup: Hall, Metcalf help lead 12X Select squad to tourney title

With two Polk County players in the lineup, the Xcel Volleyball 12X Select team won the K2 Elite Wilderness Tournament last weekend in Sevierville,...

PCYF Mitey Mites, PeeWees earn chance to defend league championships

A pair of Polk County Youth Football programs will have a shot at defending their Mid-Atlantic Carolinas American Youth Football & Cheer Conference championships. The...

Turkey Trot runners enjoy beautiful weather, course

A beautiful venue, spectacular weather and a great cause brought more than 50 racers out Friday to Bright's Creek for the 3rd Annual Turkey Trot 1 Mile Fun Run and 5K Run

Texas squad blanks 3rd Degree in national tourney opener

The Texas Bombers handed 3rd Degree Fastpitch a 5-0 setback Tuesday in the opening game of the 14U Class A ASA/USA National Championship in San...

Polk’s Thompson wins first cycling race for Brevard College

Polk County's Ethan Thompson rode to a win Saturday in a dual slalom event at Lees-McRae College, earning his first collegiate victory for the Brevard College cycling team.

Polk County’s Risley leads Xcel squad to national tourney berth

Polk County head volleyball coach Kelly Risley has spent most of her offseason coaching volleyball - and making headlines doing so. Risley recently led the...

Race for the Fallen Columbus 5K full results

Complete results for the Race for the Fallen 5K GLOW Run & Walk, held Saturday, March 1 in Columbus.

In new college home, Phipps finds new passion – rowing

Looking for a new challenge, former three-sport standout Sarah Phipps joined the University of North Carolina rowing team this fall as a walk-on. Phipps has spent the fall, which is considered the offseason for college women's rowing, as part of North Carolina's novice team

Green Creek Archery members fare well at national tournaments

The results are in for the indoor Junior Olympic Archery Development Nationals and the U.S. Indoor Nationals and the Green Creek Archery club fared...

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