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Polk seeded second in West for 1A volleyball playoffs

Polk County is the second seed in the 1A West and will receive a first-round bye in the state volleyball playoffs, according to official brackets released Thursday by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Wolverines mark return to 1A playoffs with sweep of Highland Tech

Polk County's return to state 1A playoff competition couldn't have gone much better Wednesday. The Wolverines' girls tennis team, competing in the first 1A postseason...

Polk must battle emotions as well as Mitchell in televised clash

As worried as Polk County head coach Bruce Ollis is this week about stopping Mitchell, he's equally as concerned about managing another potential enemy.

Perfect Way: Polk sweeps Madison to cap undefeated conference run

Polk County completed a perfect run through its Western Highlands Conference schedule on Tuesday, sweeping Madison in straight sets in Marshall

Wolverines back at home, where TV audience, Mountaineers will await

Bruce Ollis hopes a large crowd will pack the home stands in G.M. Tennant Stadium on Thursday night, both to showcase Polk County for a regional television audience and to provide backing for the Wolverines in a vitally important conference clash

Polk to host Highland Tech in 1A tennis playoffs opener

Polk County will host Highland Tech in the first round of the state 1A dual team girls tennis playoffs

Late goal flurry helps Polk tops Highlands, build for key WHC match

It wasn't the full 80 minutes of solid execution that Polk County boys soccer coach Josh Trejo wants to see. But Polk County's 4-1 win Saturday over Highlands served as the latest indicator that the Wolverines may be hitting their stride ahead of one of their most important games of the season.

Wolverines battle weather, large field at Tennessee cross country meet

Polk County's cross country teams battled heat and humidity Saturday to earn a good showing in the Trailblazer Invitational meet in Gray, Tenn.

Wolverines deliver their own fireworks in romp past Avery

They held a fireworks display late Friday night at Avery High School, which seemed unfortunate given the thick fog that lingered over MacDonald Stadium most of the evening. Not to mention the third-quarter fireworks that Polk County's offense had already delivered.

Wolverines celebrate Senior Night with another WHC title

Triple Threat completed a championship triple Thursday night

Wolverines look to keep momentum going in road-trip finale at Avery

Unhappy with Polk County's performance in the first half last week at Owen, head coach Bruce Ollis challenged his team in the locker room, looking especially for improvement on the offensive side

Stott qualifies for all-conference team at WHC golf tourney

Polk County junior Morgan Stott earned all-conference honors Monday during the Western Highlands Conference golf tournament at Grassy Creek Golf and Country Club in Spruce Pine

Polk’s Griffin outlasts field to claim WHC singles championship

Polk County freshman Julia Griffin captured the WHC singles championship, earning an 8-5 win over Avery's Hannah Rice to become the second straight Wolverine to claim the league title and earning a berth in next week's 1A West Regional in Elkin.

Wolverines thump Madison, move into tie for second in WHC

Polk County stepped up its offensive effort and took a step up the Western Highlands Conference standings as well

In her words: Waddell thanks teammates, coaches

I never thought as a a nervous freshman playing at the varsity level, I would be able to say that I've achieved 1,000 digs and now 1,000 kills.

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