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Polk girls faced state’s toughest schedule among 1A teams

Polk County played the toughest schedule in the state this season among 1A girls basketball teams, according to MaxPreps computer ratings released Saturday

Mitchell bounces Polk girls, boys from WHC tournament

Polk County's basketball season came to an end Monday night as Mitchell swept the Wolverine girls and boys in the opening round of the Western Highlands Conference tournament in Bakersville

Polk girls, boys open WHC tourney play at Mitchell

Polk County's boys and girls will travel Monday to Mitchell for the opening round of the Western Highlands Conference basketball tournament

Competitive conference play highlights season for Polk JV girls

A 44-39 loss Monday night in its season finale didn't deter from what has been a successful season for Polk County's junior varsity girls basketball squad

Varsity basketball roundup: Mitchell sweeps Polk County

Mitchell handed Polk County a 60-26 setback Monday night in Western Highlands Conference girls basketball action in Bakersville

Basketball roundup: Mountain Heritage sweeps past Polk County

Mountain Heritage showed Thursday why the Cougars are considered a threat to make a deep run in the 2A boys basketball playoffs, rolling to a 75-34 Western Highlands Conference win over Polk County

Late scoring drought spoils Polk’s hopes for victory in loss to Owen

With head coach Antoni Staley sidelined by the flu, Polk County's boys basketball team wanted nothing more than a win Wednesday to help their missing coach feel better

Wolverines can’t keep pace with Owen offense in WHC setback

Polk County's solid effort Wednesday needed just one more component - points. The Wolverines kept pace with Owen throughout the first half, but ultimately couldn't generate enough offense to stay with the Warhorses in dropping a 59-40 decision in Western Highlands Conference girls basketball action at Polk.

Wolverines fight past Bethel to reach BRC championship game

Before this season began, Polk County Middle girls basketball coach Brian Taylor offered a simple motto for the Wolverines to follow. One Team, One Goal,...

Free throws, second chances derail Polk County in loss to Avery

Brandy Alm had a smile on her face Friday night in the wake of Polk County's 52-41 loss to Avery - until she looked at one section of the postgame stat sheet. Free throws.

Sharp Avery tops Polk County in WHC clash

As Polk County begins building for next season, the Wolverines got a good look Friday at the model for Western Highlands Conference success

Mountain Heritage sweeps visiting Polk County in WHC basketball action

Mountain Heritage built a 38-12 halftime lead Wednesday and went on to post a 67-22 victory over Polk County in Western Highlands Conference girls basketball play in Burnsville

Work ethic, potential point to brighter days for Polk girls

The frustration of a 1-14 record for Polk County girls basketball coach Brandy Alm comes in the lack of rewards for her players.

Bontrager’s injury, late Madison rally makes for rough night for Wolverines

An already challenging season for Polk County's boys basketball team may have taken a turn for the worst Friday

Third-period woes doom spirited Polk County in loss to No. 2 Mitchell

For three of Friday's four quarters, Polk County more than battled evenly a Mitchell team ranked second in this week's NCPreps.com state 1A girls basketball poll