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Play of the week: Green returns fumble for touchdown

Polk County linebacker Khiree Green delivered a highlight moment for the Wolverines in Friday's 41-14 win at Madison, returning a fumble 44 yards for...

Wheeler named WHC football athlete of year, six named to all-WHC team

Polk County senior Jamal Wheeler has been named the all-Western Highlands Conference football athlete of the year, leading six Wolverines named to the all-WHC team.

Wolverines hold on for thrilling win in conference opener

It could have been much easier, probably should have been much easier Friday night for Polk County. Instead, take your pick of phrases that described the ending of the Wolverines' Western Highlands Conference opener at Madison - nail-biter, thriller, cliffhanger.

Polk County-Mitchell clash to once again get live Thursday night broadcast

For the third consecutive season, Polk County and Mitchell will square off on the football field in front of a live television audience

Mountain Heritage survives Polk challenge in 42-31 battle

BURNSVILLE - Polk County gave itself the chance Friday night that few expected them to have. Mountain Heritage left E.L. Briggs Stadium with its perfect...

TV time: Bright lights come to Polk County for live broadcast

The bright lights of television will shine Thursday night in Polk County when WMYA-TV airs the Mitchell at Polk County football game, the first Western North Carolina football game to be broadcast live.

Punt return, late goal-line stand lifts Burns past Polk

Polk County wrapped up its preseason schedule on Friday, dropping a 6-0 two-quarter decision to Burns at the Cleveland County Jamboree at Crest High School

Game of the Week: Avery at Polk County

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

Wolverines look to stay grounded emotionally to stop Cardinals

Polk County head football coach Bruce Ollis will make no fiery pregame speech before Friday's Thermal Belt rivalry game with Landrum, will not urge...

Polk places seven on all-WHC football squad; Overholt named league’s top athlete

Polk County has placed seven players on the 2017 all-Western Highlands Conference football team

2A state football playoffs: Polk headed for Thomasville

Polk County has earned the 15th seed in the 2A West bracket and will head to Thomasville for the opening round of the state football playoffs.

Wolverines look to rebound from familiar start against Landrum

It isn't welcome, but preparing for Landrum with a sub-.500 record isn't an unfamiliar feeling this week for Polk County's football team. In each of...

Rested Wolverines hope to engineer playoff upset at Surry Central

Given an unexpected week off after the long grind of the regular season, Polk County head football coach Jamie Thompson decided some time away from the field might be a good use of that break.

Polk looks to put Pisgah lessons to use at East Rutherford

Bruce Ollis isn't a fan of moral victories. But the veteran Polk County head coach admits there were some positives to take from last week's 49-28 loss at Pisgah.

Wolverines 12th Man hopes to boost football at all local levels

As he begins the second year of his second stint at Polk County, Bruce Ollis has a secondary goal in focus for the Wolverine football program