Polk County High School athletic director Rex Wells has been chosen as North Carolina's nominee for the 2017 National Federation of State High School Associations Citations award, the honor announced earlier this month at the North Carolina Athletic Directors Association State Conference in Wilmington
Polk County's girls track team began gearing up for the final month of the season on Thursday, winning an eight-team meet held at Landrum
It's the good news/bad news scenario inherent with any rebuilding season - young players, often newcomers, showing improvement, but the growing skillset not always translating to wins. Polk County boys tennis coach Richard Davis has lived that situation through this season, which made Thursday's 6-1 win over Mountain Heritage in the Wolverines' season finale all the sweeter.
Ashley Scruggs fired a one-hitter and Autumn Owen belted two home runs as Polk County earned its third straight victory, a 5-0 win over Avery in a Western Highlands Conference matchup at Polk
The late arrival of Mountain Heritage offered the only deviation in Polk County's game plan Thursday evening. The Wolverines stuck to their script and cruised to an 8-0 win over the Cougars in a Western Highlands Conference girls soccer match in G.M. Tennant Stadium.
Polk County's junior varsity softball squad continued one of the most successful seasons in the program's history on Thursday, routing Avery 22-2 in a Western Highlands Conference game at Polk