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Alm earns MVP honors at Georgia youth baseball tournament

Tryon Elementary student Gunnar Alm had a weekend to remember on the baseball diamond

Wolverine Summer Baseball Camp set for June 19-21

The 2017 Wolverine Baseball Summer Camp will be held June 19-21 at Polk County High School's baseball field

Registration begins for PCHS-led summer girls basketball, volleyball camps

With summer vacation quickly approaching, a pair of athletic camps have been scheduled for the summer for interested girls in all grades.

Kropp to continue basketball career at Coker

The coach she could no longer play for and the coach she could possibly play for helped Hayley Kropp determine her college basketball future

Trejo, local players help Rutherford team win soccer title

The 01 Men’s Rutherford Rumble Soccer Team, led by Polk County High assistant soccer coach Josh Trejo and featuring several local players, recently captured...

Polk County Rec holding signups for Adult Summer Basketball League

Polk County Parks and Recreation is now accepting signups for its third annual Adult Summer Basketball League

Brown hopes to find familiar feel with transfer to Gardner-Webb

One season into his college athletic career, Mitchell Brown decided his future needed to look a bit more like his past. Thus the former Polk County standout is leaving Winston-Salem State, where he had a successful freshman cross country season, and transferring to Gardner-Webb, where he will be part of the Bulldogs' cross country and track and field programs.

College roundup: Doyle, Suddeth, Cunningham shine in recent meets

Freshman Sean Doyle had the fastest 800-meter run of his college career to date during the Duke Invitational held Friday and Saturday at Duke University

Booker to begin second pro season with Class A Kannapolis

Former Polk County baseball standout Joel Booker will be continuing his professional career close to home. The Chicago White Sox have assigned Booker to their Class A affiliate in the South Atlantic League, the Kannapolis Intimidators

PCVC 14U team wins Dixie Classic; 16U squad also excels in event

Polk County Volleyball Club showed Sunday why the future continues to be bright for the sport in the area

Polk County Shooting Club earns middle school, high school awards at district competition

A lot of hardware given out at the 2017 Western North Carolina Wildlife District 9 Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament remained in Polk County

Roundup: PCHS tennis team falls; Kropp helps leads GTCC to win

Kings Mountain earned a 6-2 win Wednesday over Polk County in a non-conference boys tennis match in Kings Mountain

Kropp, Guilford Tech fall in NJCAA tourney opener

St. Louis Community College spoiled the national title hopes of Hayley Kropp and her Guilford Technical Community College teammates on Tuesday, handing the Lady Titans a 74-59 defeat in the opening round of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Women's Basketball Championship in Harrison, Ark.

Charlotte track meet becomes reunion for Polk County athletes

The 49er Classic track and field meet at UNC Charlotte this weekend turned into a reunion for former Polk County High School athletes

Kropp, Guilford Tech set sights on national championship

Hayley Kropp admits that among the adjustments she's had to make in her first season of college basketball is relearning the joy of winning on a regular basis

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