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Wolverines begin conference championship chase at Madison

That different feeling in the air around Polk County football this week isn't just due to the arrival of autumn. The chase for a Western...

Wheeler leaves mark on Polk County football record book

Polk County senior Jamal Wheeler may have completed his high school football career, but Wheeler's legacy will likely live on in the Wolverine football record book for some time.

Game of the Week: Polk County at East Henderson

Enjoy highlights of Friday night's Polk County at East Henderson football matchup, courtesy of Pops Pics Photo & Video.

Core beliefs, life priorities at heart of Thompson’s football decision

Faith. Family. Friends. Football. Those were the pillars of Jamie Thompson's life long before he recently heard former Asheville High coach Danny Wilkins talk about...

Polk must battle emotions as well as Mitchell in televised clash

As worried as Polk County head coach Bruce Ollis is this week about stopping Mitchell, he's equally as concerned about managing another potential enemy.

Game of the week: Madison at Polk County

Soulshine Video and Dusenbury Insurance present this week’s game of the week, featuring highlights from Polk County’s football victory on Monday over Madison.

First hits come tumbling down for Wolverines in midnight hour

As the crack of shoulder pads echoed throughout Wolverine Stadium early, early Saturday morning, Polk County head football coach Jamie Thompson admitted only one thing could have made the night better

Video: Polk County High School varsity cheerleaders

Football Friday nights wouldn't be the same without cheerleaders

The Wolverines are back: Polk returns to action against R-S Central

Previously, in Polk County football. . . You may remember the Wolverines and their season-opening 30-14 victory over Chase two weeks ago. Then came a rare Week 2 open date, which has almost made Friday's home game with R-S Central feel like Return of the Season Opener.

Team effort fuels comeback as Wolverines top North Rowan in playoff opener

North Rowan undoubtedly had Friday night the best player on W.J. Miller Field. Not, though, the best team.

Western Highlands success often a matter of matchups

Success in the Western Highlands Conference, at least according to Polk County head coach Jamie Thompson, is often a matter of who you play.

Polk looks to forget loss, drive on against R-S Central

There are days when Polk County's Jamie Thompson is equal parts psychologist and football coach. Getting the Wolverines ready for games each week is often as much about mental preparation as physical. That is especially the case in weeks following a tough loss such as Friday's 19-14 setback against North Henderson.

Bearcats’ aerial assault dooms Wolverines in regular-season finale

Hendersonville scored on its first six possessions, building a 38-6 lead early in the third period and handing the Wolverines a 52-13 loss in the regular-season finale for both teams at Dietz Field

Wolverines face toughest challenge yet in road trip to Pisgah

Bruce Ollis has been preparing Polk County for its four-game road trip by suggesting the time away could be a preview of the postseason. Given that, perhaps there's no better place to begin than the always playoff-like atmosphere at Pisgah.

Panchyshyn realizes dream with decision to join Maryville football program

Devin Panchyshyn remembers when he first began envisioning the scene that unfolded Tuesday morning at Polk County High School