Wolverines battle, but fall to Owen in double overtime

As regulation stretched into overtime and then double overtime Friday night at Polk County, recent history suggested that the inevitable outcome wasn't going to be what the Wolverines wanted.

Kropp becomes Polk County’s all-time leading scorer

With a 3-pointer from the right wing that curled around the rim and in, Hayley Kropp became Polk County's all-time leading scorer, male or female, passing the 1,601 points scored by Josh Twitty from 2005-2008.

Kropp, Wheeler earn all-district honors

Polk County seniors Hayley Kropp and Jamal Wheeler have been named to the All-District 12 squad by the North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association.

1,000 points: Milestone moment one of joy, relief for Kropp

NEWTON - Hayley Kropp may never have been so happy to see a jump shot fall. Kropp entered Tuesday's first-round 2A playoff game at Newton-Conover...

Mountain Heritage tops Polk County in 2A girls second-round game

Unbeaten Mountain Heritage broke open a close game with Polk County in the third quarter Saturday en route to taking a 60-42 win over...

Polk boys finally get chance to open state 2A basketball playoffs

It seems like an eternity since Polk County last played a boys basketball game. But after a 15-day break since closing the regular season with...

Wolverine girls fall at Avery, but Alm pleased with showing

The final score may not have reflected it, but Polk County's girls basketball team delivered an effort Tuesday that left head coach Brandy Alm pleased

Wolverines fall to Owen, but continue to show signs of progress

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

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