One break. One bad-hop grounder, one seeing-eye single, one dying flare. Polk County just needed one of them
As North Stokes pitcher Layton Helms sliced through Polk County's lineup Friday night, Wolverine head coach Billy Alm kept urging his team to be patient, that getting one leadoff batter on base could change the tone of the game. How right Alm proved to be.
Holden Owens has put together one of the finest baseball seasons in Polk County history this spring, a season he hopes continues for some time when the state 1A playoffs begin later this week. But the games won't end for Owens once his Wolverine career comes to a close
Mitchell snapped Polk County's nine-game winning streak on Wednesday, rallying for eight runs in the top of the seventh to hand the Wolverines a 10-4 defeat at The Bottoms
As the bottom of the fifth progressed Wednesday night, no one in Polk County's dugout stood anywhere close to Avery Edwards. Which mattered not, as Edwards wasn't standing still for long anyhow
Polk County's junior varsity improved to 8-2-1 on Wednesday with a 5-4 win at Mitchell in Western Highlands Conference baseball action
Polk County clinched a share of its first conference baseball title since 2012 on Wednesday, handing Mitchell a 12-6 defeat in Western Highlands Conference action in Ledger
Polk County rallied Friday from an early five-run deficit, storming back to hand Mitchell a 10-7 defeat in a key Western Highlands Conference clash in Bakersville.
Polk County's junior varsity battled East Henderson to a 7-7 tie Wednesday in a non-conference baseball matchup in Flat Rock
Nick Capozzi set a school record with five hits and Holden Owens homered again as Polk County topped East Henderson 13-0 in non-conference baseball action in Flat Rock
Two-four-six-eight proved a linescore Tuesday evening that Polk County could appreciate
The ball had settled somewhere in the woods behind Polk County's new batting cage. Holden Owens was still somewhere around second base on his home run trot