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Pitchers’ duel doesn’t end Polk County’s way in 2-1 baseball playoff loss

One break. One bad-hop grounder, one seeing-eye single, one dying flare. Polk County just needed one of them

Late rally helps Polk snap baseball playoff drought

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.

Owens to begin college baseball journey at Guilford Tech

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

Late rally helps Mitchell stop Polk County win streak

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

Owens sets RBI mark as Wolverines crush Madison

Holden Owens continued his torrid senior season Tuesday and set a school record in the process

Wolverine seniors shine in 12-4 win over Madison

Polk County honored its senior baseball players before Friday's game with Madison. The seniors showed their thanks throughout the rest of the night

No-no: Edwards keeps Heritage hitless in Polk victory

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

Wolverines bring home WHC baseball championship

Friday looked like nearly every other Polk County victory this season. Felt, though? Didn't feel like any other game, especially as the runs and outs mounted.

Polk JVs notch back-to-back baseball wins at Mitchell

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 rallies from early five-run deficit to top Mitchell

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 JVs battle East Henderson to seven-inning draw

Polk County's junior varsity battled East Henderson to a 7-7 tie Wednesday in a non-conference baseball matchup in Flat Rock

Capozzi’s five hits set school mark, Owens homers as Polk wins again

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

Edwards matches school mark as Wolverines hammer Bearcats

Two-four-six-eight proved a linescore Tuesday evening that Polk County could appreciate

Owens playing central role in Polk County’s success

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

Polk JV baseball reaches break with 5-2 record

Polk County's junior varsity baseball squad has raced to a 5-2 start to open a season plagued by weather and other oddities resulting in game postponements