Brandy Alm had a smile on her face Friday night in the wake of Polk County's 52-41 loss to Avery - until she looked at one section of the postgame stat sheet. Free throws.
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
The frustration of a 1-14 record for Polk County girls basketball coach Brandy Alm comes in the lack of rewards for her players.
An already challenging season for Polk County's boys basketball team may have taken a turn for the worst Friday
For three of Friday's four quarters, Polk County more than battled evenly a Mitchell team ranked second in this week's NCPreps.com state 1A girls basketball poll
Mitchell built a first-quarter lead and made it stick Friday, thwarting a handful of Polk County challenges en route to a 67-50 victory over the Wolverines in Western Highlands Conference action at Polk
Mitchell broke open a close game at the half Friday to take a 33-23 win over Polk County in girls junior varsity basketball action at Polk County
Avery raced to a 30-13 halftime lead and went on to hand Polk County a 72-37 defeat Tuesday in Western Highlands Conference girls basketball action in Newland
Polk County senior Autumn Owen scored the 1,000th point of her career during Friday's 62-44 setback for the Wolverines against Owen in Swannanoa
A layoff of almost three weeks eventually took its toll Wednesday night on Polk County's boys basketball team. But head coach Antoni Staley found a lot to like in the Wolverines' performance before that.
Polk County's girls basketball team reached the end of its demanding non-conference schedule Wednesday night. Now an equally challenging Western Highlands Conference slate awaits.
Cherokee eked out a 39-34 overtime victory Wednesday over Polk County in a non-conference girls junior varsity basketball matchup at Polk
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
Undefeated East Henderson pulled away Wednesday for a 53-35 victory over Polk County in a non-conference girls basketball clash in Flat Rock