Polk County is coming home for the second round of the state 2A softball playoffs. The Wolverines pushed across four runs in the final two innings Tuesday to take a 7-5 win over West Davidson in the opening round of the state playoffs in Lexington.
Polk County rising junior Maranda Gosnell will play for Western North Carolina's softball entry in this year's State Games of North Carolina
Polk County High softball coaches Jamie Thompson and Jamie Hrobak will hold a free softball clinic for girls in grades 3-6 on July 18 at the PCHS softball field
Polk County did its part Tuesday to start building momentum for the state 2A playoffs - not to mention aiding international relations.
Polk County will look to extend its playoff run on Thursday, hosting South Stokes in the second round of the state 2A softball playoffs
Four Polk County standouts have been named to the North Carolina Softball Coaches Association all-district 2A squad for District 8
The pain stayed constant Tuesday afternoon on Ashley Ponder's face. Drilled on the left arm in the second inning by a Savannah Rice fastball (though an umpire's ruling denied her first base), then struck on the right forearm by an errant throw as she ran to first on a grounder, Ponder nonetheless remained in Polk County's lineup Tuesday, determined to do what she could to help the Wolverines top Madison.
Polk County senior Ashley Scruggs threw the first no-hitter of her career on Wednesday in Polk County's 16-0 win over Mitchell in Bakersville
As line drive after line drive failed to find a safe landing spot Thursday, Polk County softball coach Jamie Thompson began to realize that the Wolverines' day in the warm afternoon sun was not meant to be