Basketball

Polk County-Brevard basketball games set for Dec. 22 postponed

Polk County's final pre-Christmas basketball games at Brevard, set for Dec. 22, have been postponed until a date to be determined.The Wolverines will now...

Wolverines hampered by point guard problems in key stretch of loss to East Henderson

A point without a point made it hard Wednesday for Polk County to score any points.Threatening to climb back into the game in the...

JV roundup: Polk girls top East for second straight victory

Polk County's junior varsity basketball squad earned its second straight win Wednesday night, handing East Henderson a 27-20 setback at Polk County.The Wolverines (3-4)...

Polk girls smother Eagles in defensive masterpiece

For a coach who constantly preaches the value of defense, Wednesday could not have been a more rewarding evening for Brandy Alm.Polk County turned...

Polk County boys fall in defensive tussle at T.C. Roberson

T.C. Roberson built a seven-point halftime lead, then held off Polk County down the stretch Tuesday to earn a 49-45 win in non-conference basketball...

Wolverine girls nip T.C. Roberson for road win

Kara Overholt scored 18 points to lead Polk Count to a 46-44 win Tuesday night in non-conference basketball action in Skyland.Improving to 5-2 overall,...

Patriots’ fourth-quarter flurry too much for Wolverines in WHC opener

Save for a four-minute stretch of the fourth quarter, Polk County more than held its own Friday with Madison.That stretch, though, proved fatal for...

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...

Phipps’ big night leads Polk County JV boys to victory

Paced by Brett Phipps' 26 points, Polk County's junior varsity boys earned their first win of the season Friday, defeating Madison 66-53 at Polk...

Wolverines, rest of Western Highlands set to begin league basketball title chase

With only one team posting a winning record to date in non-conference play, the Western Highlands Conference boys basketball race appears to be without...

Improving Wolverines stopped by hot-shooting North boys squad

The improvement continues for Polk County's boys basketball squad. Now the Wolverines would just like to see that progress translate into a win.Polk County...

North Henderson slows down Polk, ends Wolverines’ run

North Henderson relied on tough defense to slow down Polk County and hand the Wolverines a 47-39 loss Wednesday night at North Henderson.In improving...

Polk boys tire late, fall to Landrum

Landrum steadily pulled away from a tiring Polk County squad, earning a 74-55 win Tuesday in non-conference boys basketball play at Polk County.The Wolverines...

Wolverines thump Landrum to maintain unbeaten start

Polk County built a 14-point lead at the end of the first period and went on to rout Landrum, 56-35, in girls basketball action...

Kropp helps lead Polk County back from huge deficit, stay unbeaten

A defensive tweak here, a lot of Hayley Kropp there and Polk County turned a huge first-half deficit into its latest victory.The Wolverines overcame a 29-13...