Baseball

Wolverines make WHC statement, thump Avery in opener

Polk County baseball coach Billy Alm wanted his Wolverines to make a statement in their Western Highlands Conference opener. Consider the message delivered.

Polk JVs crush Avery in baseball opener

Polk County's junior varsity scored early and often Monday in handing Avery a 24-2 four-inning defeat in the season opener for both teams at Polk

Wolverines earn split in season-opening tourney at West Wilkes

Polk County opened its 2018 baseball season on Saturday, splitting a pair of games at the Blackhawk B.E.S.T. tournament at West Wilkes High School

Owens named to All-Western North Carolina baseball squad

Polk County rising senior Holden Owens has been named to the all-Western North Carolina baseball squad as chosen by the Asheville Citizen-Times

Owens named to all-tourney team in Georgia wooden bat event

Polk County rising senior Holden Owens is building his baseball resume ahead of his final season as a Wolverine. The all-state selection earned all-tournament honors at the World Wood Bat Association 17U qualifier, held earlier this month in Cartersville, Ga.

Owens earns spot on 2A all-state baseball squad

Polk County rising senior Holden Owens has been named to the North Carolina Baseball Coaches Association 2A all-state squad

Wolverines place four on all-conference baseball squad

Polk County has placed four players on the 2017 all-Western Highlands Conference baseball squad

Lake Norman Charter stymies Polk bats in playoff victory

Lake Norman Charter held Polk County to three hits Wednesday in handing the Wolverines a 7-0 loss in the opening round of the state...

Senior Night magic: Phipps’ walk-off hit lifts Polk County past Owen

Zach Foy rounded third and steamed toward home with the winning run Wednesday night, and all Polk County head coach Billy Alm could think of was that he might never have been part of a better game

Polk tops Hendersonville to complete sweep of season series

Polk County built a 5-0 lead Tuesday and held on to hand Hendersonville a 5-2 defeat in Western Highlands Conference baseball action in Hendersonville

Blue Devil offense too much for Wolverines in 14-3 setback

Brevard scored all six times it batted Wednesday, pounding out 13 hits in a 14-3 win over Polk County in non-conference baseball action at Polk

Late three-run rally boosts Polk County to win at Rosman

Polk County fought back Tuesday from a two-run deficit, scoring three runs in the top of the sixth en route to a 3-2 win over Rosman in non-conference baseball action in Rosman

Polk piles up runs in 16-2 thumping of Avery

Two nights after an inning gladly forgotten, Polk County had four of them worth remembering. The Wolverines tallied in every at-bat Thursday, piling up runs in a 16-2 five-inning thumping of Avery in a Western Highlands Conference game at Polk.

Wolverines finish one comeback short in 10-inning loss to Mitchell

Polk County finally ran into a deficit Tuesday night it couldn't overcome. The Wolverines rallied from behind four times during their Western Highlands Conference clash with Mitchell. But the Mountaineers took advantage of a tiring Polk squad to score eight runs in the top of the 10th inning and take an 18-10 victory at Polk.

Polk County bats stir late, but fall just short in 10-8 loss to Rosman

Billy Alm hopes the late-game offense that Polk County produced Monday will hang around a few days

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