Baseball

Wolverine baseball squad hits weight room to build for 2016 campaign

Its 2015 season barely over, Polk County's baseball team has already begun taking steps to make its 2016 season a success.

Future Wolverines get taste of Polk County baseball at camp

In the late-morning heat that baked the area on Thursday, the future of Polk County baseball might well have been on display.Some 30 kids...

Mazzilli lone Wolverine on Times-News All-Area baseball team

Polk County's Mark Mazzilli earned selection to the Times-News All-Area baseball squad, the only Wolverine chosen for the team.

Patience rewarded as Scruggs’ dream comes true with Limestone signing

A senior season in which he became Polk County's frontline starter gave Konner Scruggs hope that he might be able to continue his baseball...

Polk County celebrates baseball season with postseason banquet

Polk County's junior varsity and varsity baseball squads recently celebrated the 2015 season with their annual season-ending banquet at which a number of players were recognized.

Aggressive Polk battles No. 2 seed West Davidson, but falls 2-0 in playoff opener

West Davidson's Noah Sharpe, a lanky junior right-hander, threw a crafty two-hitter Tuesday that amazingly required just 54 pitches as the Green Dragons, seeded No. 2 in the West, beat No. 31 Polk County 2-0 in the first round of the 2A state playoffs at Feezor Field.

Wolverines battle back from early blow, stop Canton Middle

Canton Middle School staggered Polk County Middle School early in Monday's baseball playoff opener.Staggered, but in no way slowed.The Wolverines bounced back from Canton's...

Season finale a success for Polk baseball with 4-0 victory

If Wednesday does prove the end of Polk County's baseball season, its future to remain unresolved until Saturday, then its six seniors couldn't have...

Bearcats blank Wolverines to clinch WHC baseball title

Hendersonville clinched the Western Highlands Conference baseball championship on Tuesday, scoring two runs in each of the first five innings en route to a...

Wolverine baseball undone by Owen’s two-out explosion in 10-6 loss

Hits fell just out of reach. Pitches just missed the strike zone. And the one out that Polk County desperately needed Friday took forever...

Polk County ready for huge Senior Night baseball showdown with Owen

Senior Night, moving into prime position for a playoff berth, the final home conference game of the season - Friday night couldn't be much bigger...

Wolverines pull away late to top ACA, 6-4

Polk County snapped a 3-3 tie with a three-run fifth inning and went on to take a 6-4 win over Asheville Christian Academy on...

Phipps solid in debut, but Wolverines fall to Chase

Polk County dropped a 5-0 decision at Chase on Tuesday in non-conference baseball action, but a bright spot did emerge for the Wolverines.Sophomore Brett...

First-place Mountaineers check Polk baseball, 5-2

Mitchell built a 5-0 lead after four innings Wednesday and held on for a 5-2 win over Polk County in a Western Highlands Conference...

Wolverines remain in conference baseball race with key win at Avery

Morgan Groves and Konner Scruggs combined for a four-hitter to lift Polk County to a key 6-4 win Tuesday over Avery in Western Highlands...

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