Football

Wolverine JVs march late for winning score to top Landrum

First win of the season? Great. Beating a rival to earn it? Even better. Driving nearly the length of the field in the final...

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...

Overholt TD pushes Polk football program past 8,000 total points

The 1-yard touchdown run that Polk County quarterback Dillon Overholt recorded in the third quarter of Friday's 35-14 win over R-S Central had a bit of added statistical significance.

Wolverines 2-0 after pulling away from R-S Central for 35-14 win

Polk County scored 22 unanswered points in the second half Friday night to hand R-S Central a 35-14 defeat in a non-conference clash in G.M. Tennant Stadium

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.

PCHS football program to hold Meet the Coaches event

Polk County High School's football program will hold Meet the Coaches Night on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at Southern Manners in Columbus

Sutton, defense help Polk pull away from Chase in 30-14 triumph

Tough to say Friday night which gave Chase more problems - the warm, muggy weather or Polk County's defense. The Trojans had very little success battling either

The time has arrived – Wolverines ready for season, home opener

Preseason drills have ended. The scrimmage schedule is complete. Nothing left now for Polk County but to open its regular season

Just like old times: Wolverines have familiar feel entering 2017 schedule

Bruce Ollis is Polk County's head football coach, Jamie Thompson is his defensive coordinator and the Wolverines are ready to make a run at a 1A playoff berth. Everything old feels new again around the Wolverine locker room.

Wolverines wrap up preseason with solid showing in scrimmage

Polk County wrapped up its preseason schedule Friday with a solid showing in scrimmage action against host Bessemer City and Cherryville

Wolverines flash potential during scrimmage opener

High notes to begin and end, a bit of flatness in the middle - all in all, a preseason debut that sounded just fine for Polk County head football coach Bruce Ollis

Polk to open preseason action with four-team Wolverine Jamboree

Polk County will offer fans a preview of its 2017 season as the team hosts its annual Wolverine Jamboree football scrimmage on Wednesday in G.M. Tennant Stadium

Photos: Polk County holds Midnight Madness practice

Polk County's football program held its annual Midnight Madness practice on Saturday morning to both mark the end of the first week of preseason...

Madness begins as Wolverines greet midnight with start of contact

The midnight hour close at hand Friday night, Polk County's football coaches kept anxiously checking their watches

Wolverines set to begin contact during annual Midnight Madness practice

Polk County's football program will shift into the next phase of its preseason program early Saturday morning and invites all local fans to come view its progress

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