Winter weather, as seemingly happens every year, has played havoc with local high school and middle school sports schedules, keeping officials constantly monitoring conditions while trying to get the remainder of the current regular season completed.
Polk County's run at a Western Highlands Conference tourney title fell just short Friday, stymied by Avery's remarkable first-period shooting as the Vikings took a 73-62 win in the tourney championship game in Viking Gym.
The daily mantra for Polk County's girls basketball team is continued improvement, both individually and as a team
A trio of Polk County basketball players have earned all-Western Highlands Conference honors
Polk County's junior varsity boys wrapped up their pre-holiday schedule on Wednesday with a 50-48 win over East Henderson in a non-conference basketball meeting in Flat Rock
Polk County's holiday week recipe for success Tuesday night included a healthy serving of defense and a generous portion of Hayley Kropp. Expect the Wolverines to whip that up for a few opponents this season.
Polk County guard Jamal Wheeler had two second-quarter dunks Saturday at Landrum. The first punctuated a 7-0 Polk run to cut Landrum's 21-10 first-quarter lead to 21-17. The second simply dropped a 17-point Cardinal edge to 15 just before halftime.
Guilford Technical Community College head women's basketball coach Bobby Allison made the drive Wednesday from Greensboro to Polk County for the signing ceremony of Wolverine standout Hayley Kropp
As Polk County rolls into the second half of a season where wins have been fleeting, head coach Brandy Alm has asked each player to set a series of goals, looking not only for improvement this season but beginning to build for the 2017-2018 campaign
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
Bre Kenan poured in 20 points Thursday to lead Polk County Middle to a 36-34 win over Hendersonville Middle School in Hendersonville.
Mountain Heritage raced to an 11-2 first-quarter lead and held on to that advantage en route to a 73-57 win Monday over Polk County in Burnsville.
Landrum roared to a 21-4 lead at the end of the first quarter en route to a 64-23 victory Tuesday over Polk County in a non-conference girls basketball matchup in Landrum
North Buncombe quickly landed the knockout blow Tuesday to Polk County's hopes for a second straight victory