Avery names Phelps as new football coach

Avery County High School has named Jason Phelps as its new head football coach, the school announced Friday.

Polk looking to regain swagger before title chase begins

The start of Western Highlands Conference play looms next week for Polk County, but chasing a league title is not even on the radar right now of Wolverine head coach Jamie Thompson.

The Wolverine Way: Thompson expects success to continue in 2015

Consistency has become a staple of Polk County's football program. Four straight nine-win seasons plus four straight trips to the second round of the state 2A playoffs have established lofty annual expectations for the Wolverines.

Video: Polk County football weekly review, Week 7

Take a look back at Friday’s 34-6 win by Polk County over Mountain Heritage in this video highlights package shot and assembled by local videographer Fulton...

NCHSAA sets state football title games at N.C. State, Wake Forest

CHAPEL HILL—Commissioner Davis Whitfield of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association confirmed today that the eight NCHSAA football championship games for the 2014...

Twitty named to NCPreps.com 2A all-state squad

Polk County senior offensive lineman D.J. Twitty has been named to the 2014 NCPreps.com All-State squad. Twitty was one of four Western Highlands Conference players...

NCPreps.com state football polls for week of September 21

Here are the NCPreps.com Baker's Dozen polls for each classification for Week 6. The Web site ranks teams in each of the state's four classes...

NCHSAA board upholds decision to bar Dudley from playoffs

CHAPEL HILL—The full Board of Directors of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association voted Thursday morning to uphold the previous decision of the...

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