Basketball

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...

Polk JV girls basketball: Shields recaps big win over Hendersonville

Note: Polk County girls junior varsity basketball coach Stacey Shields led the Wolverines to a 6-17 record this season, including a thrilling 28-25 win...

Polk boys, girls to host Hendersonville in opening round of WHC tourney

Polk County's boys and girls basketball teams will host Hendersonville on Tuesday in the opening round of the Western Highlands Conference tournaments.First-round games in...

Wolverines rally to close season with win at Brevard

Polk County rallied from a 15-point halftime deficit Wednesday, storming back to top Brevard 57-54 in a non-conference game at Brevard.The Wolverines closed their...

Polk girls roll past Brevard for seventh straight win

Polk County concluded Wednesday its most successful girls basketball regular season in seven years, rolling past Brevard 51-39 in non-conference action in Brevard.The Wolverines...

‘Next man up’ delivers for Polk County in huge win over Hendersonville

It was never going to be easy Tuesday night for Polk County, because nothing in this crazy up-and-down season has been for the Wolverines.But...

Seniors power Polk County girls past Hendersonville

Polk County gave gifts and thanks to its four seniors prior to Tuesday's game with Hendersonville. In return, the quartet gave the Wolverines all...

Stakes high for Polk County boys as Hendersonville visits on Senior Night

Beat a rival at home on Senior Night to likely secure a playoff berth - a perfect ending to a less-than-perfect season awaits Polk County's...

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...

Second-half outburst drives Owen past Polk County

Polk County encountered an emotionally charged Owen squad on Friday, the Warhorses exploding for 40 points in the second half on Senior Night to...

Phipps leads Polk JV boys to win over Avery

Brett Phipps scored 27 points and sparked a key fourth-quarter run as Polk County's junior varsity boys earned a 40-23 win Wednesday night over...

Polk girls slow down Avery, earn fourth straight victory

Brandy Alm has talked all season about having her Wolverine basketball squad peak at the right time.The time may be at hand.Polk County won...

Avery continues conference rule with win at Polk County

Avery has run roughshod this season through the Western Highlands Conference, its average margin of victory 26 points and a 17-point win over Madison on Tuesday...

Avery visits Polk County in key conference basketball matchups

Polk County's basketball teams will return to action Wednesday night after a week's break, hosting Avery in key Western Highlands Conference matchups.Junior varsity play...

East Henderson pulls away in final quarter to down Wolverines

East Henderson limited Polk County to three points in the fourth quarter, helping the Eagles secure a 47-34 win Wednesday night in non-conference boys...