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Family feel part of the first-half fun for Alm, Wolverines

For first-year Polk County girls basketball coach Brandy Alm, the opening half of the 2014-15 season has felt like a family affair. Not just because...

Queen of the court: Kropp has put forth her case as the best Wolverine...

All Hayley Kropp ever wanted to be is the best basketball player in Polk County history

Polk girls win fifth straight, move into third place in WHC

Polk County earned its fifth consecutive win and moved into third place in the Western Highlands Conference, topping Owen 35-26 Friday in girls basketball...

State 2A girls basketball playoffs: Polk County to face Newton-Conover in opener

Polk County's girls will hit the road for the start of the 2A playoffs, traveling to Newton-Conover for Tuesday's first-round action, according to unofficial...

Avery takes advantage of Polk foul issues to eliminate Wolverines

Avery took advantage of Polk County's late foul trouble to hold on for a 68-57 win over the Wolverines in the opening round of the Western Highlands Conference girls basketball tournament in Newland.

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

Photos: Wolverines tune up for season opener

Polk County's boys basketball team held its final preseason scrimmage on Wednesday, hosting Chase and Franklin in a three-team event.

Thursday sports: Polk-Mountain Heritage games postponed

Polk County High's varsity and junior varsity basketball games slated for Thursday at Mountain Heritage have been postponed due to pending winter weather.

Family feel, chance to play makes Guilford a good fit for Kropp

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

Western Highlands Conference tourney: Polk-Hendersonville games postponed

The first-round games in the Western Highlands Conference basketball tournament scheduled for Tuesday at Polk County have been postponed. Polk County was scheduled to host...

JV basketball roundup: Landrum sweeps boys, girls matchups

Landrum held Polk County to 11 second-half points en route to claiming a 37-26 victory Friday in junior varsity boys basketball action at Landrum. Rustin...

Rockets fire to early lead, down Wolverines

A.C. Reynolds jumped out to 23-11 lead at the end of the first period Wednesday and went on to take a 68-55 win over Polk County in non-conference action in Asheville.

PCHS roundup: Varsity, JV girls fall to East; Wolverine wrestlers swept in tri-match

East Henderson took advantage of Polk County's offensive struggles in the first half Tuesday to build an 11-point halftime lead en route to a 43-24 win over the Wolverines in the season opener for both teams at Polk

East Henderson builds early lead, survives Polk rally

The outcome Tuesday wasn't what Polk County boys basketball coach Josh McEntire wanted. But the effort and defensive pressure the Wolverines displayed were exactly what McEntire hoped to see.

Defensive battle tips Madison’s way in win over Polk County

Polk County held Madison scoreless for almost nine minutes in the first half Friday night - and still trailed by a point at the...

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