Love of sport, community help drive Stott to success at Polk County

The phone call that changed Ty Stott's life rang his dorm room at USC Spartanburg on an ordinary autumn afternoon. On the other end of the line spoke Jeff Wilson, Polk County High School's head baseball coach at the time but preparing to make a move to lead the Wolverine softball program. Apply for the opening, Wilson said. Come back home to Polk County. And suddenly Stott cared only about the job he never knew he wanted.

NCHSAA adopts new rules for baseball pitch counts

Polk County's next baseball coach will have new rules around pitch counts to deal with when the 2017 season begins

Stott steps down after 21 seasons as Polk County baseball coach

Veteran Polk County coach Ty Stott has decided to step down as the leader of the Wolverines' baseball program after 21 seasons

Photos: 18th Annual Wolverine Baseball Camp

The 18th Annual Wolverine Baseball Camp wrapped up Thursday morning, a warm morning making it an ideal day for sliding practice. Slip and slide, that is.

Edwards, Pickett earn all-WHC baseball selection

Polk County senior J.D. Edwards and freshman Sedric Pickett have been named to the 2016 all-Western Highlands Conference baseball team. Edwards, who plans to play...

Mitchell topples Polk in regular-season finale

Mitchell scored five runs in the top of the first Thursday and went on to post a 13-5 win over Polk County in the Wolverines' regular-season finale at Polk.

Polk bats boom in five-inning rout of Trailblazers

Polk County's offense, according to head coach Ty Stott, has quietly been its strength this season. The Wolverines loudly showed that on Wednesday.

Two-out rallies too much for Polk to overcome in loss

In each of the final two innings Tuesday, Polk County had two outs on the scoreboard and Hendersonville stopped from adding any runs in the inning. Unfortunately for the Wolverines, the third and final out in each frame proved too long in coming.

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