Basketball

Basketball roundup: PCHS girls fall, PCMS girls top Hendersonville

North Buncombe overcame Autumn Owen's 30-point effort Wednesday to hand Polk County a 67-49 defeat in a non-conference girls basketball clash in Weaverville.

Wolverines bounce back in overtime to ground Eagles

Polk County overcame a bit of adversity - and a lot of East Henderson's David Houser - on Tuesday.

Wolverine JV girls thump East Henderson to remain unbeaten

Emmie McDowell scored 13 points and Jennifer Guerrero added 12 as Polk County's junior varsity girls rolled to a 53-12 win Tuesday over East Henderson in basketball action at Polk

Polk JV boys slip past East for first win of season

Polk County's junior varsity boys earned their first win of the season on Tuesday, holding off East Henderson 32-30 in a non-conference matchup at Polk

East Henderson girls stay perfect, top Polk County

There will be a few rough days filled with lessons ahead for Polk County's young girls basketball team. Tuesday night served as one of them.

R-S Central hands Wolverine girls a road setback

R-S Central handed Polk County a 54-42 setback Wednesday night in a non-conference girls basketball clash in Rutherfordton

Wolverine boys roar to big lead, pick up first victory

Polk County welcomed the confidence boost from Friday's close loss to Landrum, but what the Wolverines really needed, according to head coach Antoni Staley, was a victory, a reward for days of early-season work. Consider that yearning fulfilled.

Polk girls finish strong to pick up first win of the season

Amid the roller coaster ride that served as Polk County's 55-49 win over Highland Tech on Tuesday, Wolverine head coach Brandy Alm offered a brief, but fiery halftime speech to her team

Wolverine JV boys fall to Highland Tech

Highland Tech notched a 58-39 win Tuesday over Polk County in junior varsity boys action at Polk

Free throws help Landrum eke out emotional one-point win over Polk

Strip away the emotion that packed Friday's rivalry clash between Landrum and Polk County, and a simple stat proved the separating factor between the Cardinals and Wolverines. Free throws.

Polk girls pleased with all but outcome in 59-52 loss to Landrum

The outcome Friday night didn't satisfy Polk County girls basketball coach Brandy Alm. The four-quarter journey to get there, though, produced a lot to like

JV roundup: Polk girls top Landrum, Wolverine boys fall

Polk County held off Landrum to earn a 27-25 victory Friday night in junior varsity girls basketball action at Polk County

First-half lead slips away for Polk girls in home defeat

A promising start Wednesday night for Polk County's girls basketball team slipped away - almost literally

Hilltoppers spoil home opener for Wolverines

R-S Central spoiled Polk County's home opener on Wednesday, rolling to a 76-39 victory over the Wolverines in a non-conference boys basketball clash

Blue Devil boys rally in second half to down Polk

Brevard outlasted Polk County Monday night, pulling away in the second half for a 64-50 victory in a non-conference boys basketball matchup in Brevard

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