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Throwback Thursday: 1992 PCHS cheerleaders on parade

In this Throwback Thursday photo, the 1992-93 Polk County High School cheerleaders take part in the annual Homecoming parade through Columbus. Photo taken by Phillip...

Polk superintendent Miller to lead NCHSAA board of directors

CHAPEL HILL— Dr. Bill Miller, superintendent of Polk County Schools, will serve as president of the North Carolina High School Board of Directors for...

Weekend college roundup: Overholt scores in Brevard loss

A look at how Polk County natives now playing various sports at the college level fared over the weekend. If you know of an...

Wolverine summer baseball camp offers chance for local players to hone skills, have fun

Having summer fun while playing baseball and preparing for a future as a Polk County Wolverine - what could be any better for local...

Green Creek Archery Club members fare well at Georgia tournament

The Green Creek Archery Club Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) group traveled Feb. 15 to Georgia for their Indoor State Championship tournament and once...

Local trio wraps up Classic soccer season

A trio of Polk County Middle School students recently wrapped up the fall soccer season with the U13 Classic team of the Hendersonville Youth...

Celebration of Thomas’ life planned for Saturday at PCHS

A celebration of the life of former Polk County head basketball coach Derek Thomas will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. in the Polk County High School gymnasium

Tryon Half Marathon: Gamble, Sweetland take top honors

John Gamble of Greer and Kimberly Sweetland of Asheville captured the men's and women's titles Saturday in the third annual Tryon Half Marathon in...

Polk Recreation wraps up spring volleyball league

Spring volleyball at the Polk County Recreation Department has come to an end. It is always exciting to see how much the teams improve from season beginning to end, and this season was no exception.

Grey team makes perfect run through Polk Rec 9th-12th league

The Grey team in the Polk County Recreation Department 9th-12th grade basketball league completed an undefeated season on Tuesday, winning both the regular season and tournament championships

Fisher runs to win in Race to the Rock; Saluda’s Morsell takes third

Columbus' Jennifer Fisher recently added another road race win to her trophy case, winning the Race to the Rock at Chimney Rock 5K Run.

Building the list 2016-17: Tracking Polk County’s college athletes

Almost three dozen Polk County graduates are currently playing college sports. PolkSports.com will be following their exploits throughout the year. We want to make certain, though,...

Polk County’s Firby eager to represent country as U.S. tetrathlon team member

Sammie Firby paused for a moment - an event that probably doesn't happen very often - studied the ground and quickly thrust her hand...

XCel Volleyball slates tryouts for 2014-15 season

Xcel Volleyball will hold tryouts for its 2014-12015 season beginning next week at Xcel Sportsplex in Hendersonville. Registration for the tryouts, as well as more...

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,...

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