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Overholt wraps basketball career with fun Blue-White All-Star experience

Kara Overholt has always been a complete basketball player, one who throughout her Polk County career took as much pride in a good pass as...

Defense sparks Wolverines in WNC Holiday Classic opener

ASHEVILLE - Polk County took away Calvary Baptist Day's top offensive threat Monday - and most of the Cougars' offense in the process. The Wolverines...

Kropp, Wheeler selected for Blue-White All-Star game

Polk County's Hayley Kropp and Jamal Wheeler have been selected to play in the Blue-White All-Star Game.

Slow start foils Polk County in tourney-opening loss to North Henderson

There were bright spots to be found Wednesday afternoon for Polk County's girls basketball squad as the Wolverines held their own for the final three quarters of their first-round matchup with North Henderson in the Knights Christmas Tournament

Wolverine Alumni Basketball Game set to tip off on Friday

A rousing success in its debut, the Wolverine Alumni Basketball Game is set to once again reunite standouts from Polk County's basketball past

Polk girls drop close one at East Henderson

Polk County poured in a season-high 50 points Tuesday night at East Henderson - but needed a couple of more.

Polk’s playoff hopes get boost with win over Madison

Some five weeks ago, Polk County routed Madison, improved its record to 3-3 and held high hopes for the games ahead. Tuesday night, Polk County again defeated Madison, and while that win ended a nine-game losing streak, hope once more lives on the Wolverine sideline.

Staley hopes to draw on background as Polk’s boys basketball coach

Antoni Staley plans to infuse Polk County's boys basketball program with a mix of the life experiences he's had since graduating from the school in 1998.

Wolverine basketball teams swept at Hendersonville

Polk County's basketball teams suffered a long evening Friday in Hendersonville, dropping all four games to the host Bearcats in Western Highlands Conference play. The...

JV roundup: Polk girls top Landrum, Wolverine boys fall

Polk County held off Landrum to earn a 27-25 victory Friday night in junior varsity girls basketball action at Polk County

Polk boys, girls set for holiday basketball tournaments

Polk County's boys and girls basketball teams return to Christmas holiday tournament action this season, with the Polk boys heading to Cherokee and the Wolverine girls competing in Asheville.

Owen survives Polk rally, Kropp record effort to eke out victory

Hayley Kropp set a new single-game school scoring record, Polk County delivered one of its best performances of the year and an enthusiastic home crowd witnessed it all. Senior Night couldn't have gone much better Friday for the Wolverines - save for the final score.

Basketball roundup: Brevard proves rough trip for PCHS, PCMS teams

Brevard put together a second-half rally Friday and pulled away from Polk County, handing the Wolverines a 65-47 setback in a non-conference boys basketball meeting in Brevard

Polk girls left frustrated after close loss to North Buncombe

Playing well and nearly upsetting 3A North Buncombe were of little consoliation Tuesday night for Polk County's girls basketball team. That the Wolverines were so close to a win left frustration as the reigning emotion of the evening.

Wheeler bound for Catawba Valley basketball program

The road has been a long, sometimes difficult, one. But Jamal Wheeler's recruiting path now has a destination. The Polk County senior has decided to play basketball next season at Catawba Valley Community College,