Hard work pays off for Polk girls in rout of Thomas Jefferson

Throughout its 0-10 start this season, Polk County's girls basketball team has never stopped working hard in practice or games, according to head coach Brandy Alm. All of that effort finally delivered dividends on Friday.

Mitchell scoring flurries prove too much for Polk to overcome

Midway through the second quarter of Friday's fifth place game at the Knights Christmas Tournament, Polk County had a 10-point lead, momentum and perhaps thoughts of a two-game winning streak heading into 2017

Phipps drills last-second 3-pointer to lift Polk past Madison

Clark Phipps drilled a long 3-pointer in the final seconds to lift Polk County to a 66-64 win Thursday over Madison in the consolation bracket of the Knights Christmas Tournament in Hendersonville

Wolverine girls unable to slow Madison in holiday tourney

Madison steamed past Polk County 66-22 on Thursday in consolation girls basketball bracket play at the Knights Christmas Tournament at North Henderson High School

Rosman pulls away to top Polk boys in Knights tourney opener

Polk County boys basketball coach Antoni Staley walked out of the dressing room after Wednesday's loss to Rosman, shook his head and exhaled. Not much more needed to be said

Slow start foils Polk County in tourney-opening loss to North Henderson

There were bright spots to be found Wednesday afternoon for Polk County's girls basketball squad as the Wolverines held their own for the final three quarters of their first-round matchup with North Henderson in the Knights Christmas Tournament

Wolverines set for Knights Christmas Tournament action

Polk County's boys and girls basketball teams will each be involved in holiday tournament play beginning Wednesday at North Henderson High School. The Wolverines will...

Mountaineers fend off late Wolverine rally for 64-60 win

Antoni Staley doesn't want to hear anything about moral victories. But the first-year Polk County head coach admitted that there were a lot of positives to be found in the Wolverines' 64-60 loss Friday to Mitchell in a Western Highlands Conference game at Polk.

Polk girls fall to Mitchell, but continue focus on improvement

The daily mantra for Polk County's girls basketball team is continued improvement, both individually and as a team

PCHS basketball roundup: Mountain Heritage girls extend league dominance

Mountain Heritage extended its Western Highlands Conference winning streak to 48 games Tuesday with a 79-42 win over Polk County in WHC girls basketball action in Burnsville

Gritty Wolverines’ comeback falls just short in loss to Reynolds

It hasn't been the best of starts this season for Polk County's girls basketball team, but head coach Brandy Alm says she wouldn't trade the team for any other.

Huge first quarter too much for Polk to overcome in loss to Reynolds

An explosive first quarter powered A.C. Reynolds to an 88-51 win over Polk County in a non-conference boys basketball battle on Monday at Polk

Wolverine JV girls earn first win with rout of A.C. Reynolds

Amber Thompson thinks her Polk County junior varsity girls team is destined to have a special season. Nights like Monday certainly help reinforce that idea.

Basketball roundup: Madison tops Polk in foul-filled conference opener

Polk County had nearly as much trouble keeping five healthy bodies on the floor Friday as the Wolverines did trying to top Madison

Basketball roundup: Polk boys top East for first win of season

Polk County gave head coach Antoni Staley his first win with the program, topping East Henderson 76-59 on Tuesday in non-conference boys basketball action in Flat Rock