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Polk Wolverines place second in Asheville youth basketball tourney

Polk Wolverines, a group of local fifth and sixth grade boys, placed second Sunday in the Defend to the End youth basketball tournament in Asheville

Polk County Volleyball Club teams all crack top 10 at SAVL Classic

Polk County Volleyball Club's 16U squad earned fifth place Sunday in the SAVL Alliance Classic tournament, held in Spartanburg

Polk youth boys team captures Asheville basketball tourney

A group of Polk County fifth and sixth grade boys made their basketball tournament debut on Sunday and did so in very successful fashion

Parks and Recreation holding signups for youth soccer

Polk County Parks and Recreation is accepting signups for the 2018 spring youth soccer season

Added conference games highlight Polk baseball, softball schedules

Polk County's baseball and softball teams will get quite familiar this spring with their Western Highlands Conference brethern

Former Tryon resident captures victory in top international ski race

A former Tryon resident is making her mark in international skiing. Nicola Rountree-Williams took top honors in the grand slalom at the 2018 OPA Cup (formally 7 Nations Cup) in Malbun, Liechtenstein.

College roundup: Lieberman captures conference pole vault title

Montreat College freshman and former Polk County standout Troy Lieberman captured the pole vault title at Friday's Appalachian Athletic Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships at JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem

Parks and Recreation youth baseball, softball signup deadline approaching

Polk County Parks and Recreation will be accepting signups for the upcoming youth baseball and softball seasons through Friday, Feb. 16

PCVC squads hit court in SAVL Mizuno Challenge

Polk County Volleyball Club squads continued their successful 2018 season on Saturday, taking part in the SAVL Mizuno Challenge

Polk County Girls Travel Basketball sets tryout, info meeting

Tryouts and a parents meeting for Polk County Girls Travel Basketball will be held Feb. 11 from 2-4 p.m. at Polk Central Elementary School

Polk Parks and Recreation holding baseball, softball signups

Polk County Parks and Recreation is holding signups for its spring baseball and softball youth leagues

15U title highlights opening weekend for expanded Polk County Volleyball Club lineup

Polk County Volleyball Club opened its 2018 season with an expanded lineup of teams making a solid showing Saturday in the Southeast Alliance Volleyball League Icebreaker tournament

Local parents starting travel softball program in Polk County

A group of local parents think it's time Polk County had a travel softball program - so they're starting one

Busy winter sports season at Polk County Parks and Recreation

The fall and winter sports seasons have been busy ones for Polk County Parks and Recreation, with an equally busy spring just ahead

Polk Rec opens signup period for spring youth volleyball league

Polk County Parks and Recreation is currently holding signups for its spring youth volleyball league