Polk girls stay close early, but Avery pulls away for conference win

The competitive runs are growing longer for Polk County's young girls basketball team. Now, says head coach Brandy Alm, it's just a matter of improving the fundamentals to continue that growth

Avery tops Polk, extends WHC winning streak to 50 games

Avery extended its Western Highlands Conference winning streak to 50 games on Friday with a 76-48 win over Polk County in boys basketball action at Polk

Basketball roundup: Mitchell sweeps visiting Wolverines

Polk County gave Mitchell much more of a test than perhaps the Mountaineers expected before falling 56-42 in a foul-filled Western Highlands Conference girls...

Youth movement carries Mountain Heritage past Polk

With freshman standout Callin Randolph sidelined by an injury, Mountain Heritage found more youth with a scoring punch Friday to power past Polk County

Cougars open big lead early, down Wolverines in WHC girls battle

Mountain Heritage opened a 20-2 lead at the end of the first quarter Friday and went on to post a 66-20 win over Polk County in Western Highlands Conference girls basketball action at Polk

Polk girls lose Lynch to knee injury

Polk County sophomore basketball standout Ansley Lynch will be sidelined for several games after suffering a knee injury in Friday's loss at Hendersonville

Wolverine basketball teams swept at Hendersonville

Polk County's basketball teams suffered a long evening Friday in Hendersonville, dropping all four games to the host Bearcats in Western Highlands Conference play. The...

Third-period spurt lifts Owen past Polk team finding its groove

Save for a five-minute stretch of the third quarter Wednesday night, Polk County more than held its own with one of the top teams in the Western Highlands Conference. Another sign for Wolverine head coach Antoni Staley that things are starting to fall into place.

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