Early Sunday morning, Polk County assistant track and field coach Amanda Simoncic shared a bag full of four-leaf clovers with Wolverine team members
The best 1A boys track and field team in North Carolina resides in Polk County
Polk County head coach Alan Peoples called it an "outstanding" day. Perhaps that was underselling it.
Polk County junior Jake Justice matched the school record in the pole vault on Tuesday, clearing 14-6 during a meet at North Buncombe High School
The Polk County Spring Fling proved quite a party for Wolverine junior Jake Justice
A Polk County-fueled buzz raced through G.M. Tennant Stadium Saturday morning during the field event portion of the 51st Times-News Invitational
Full results from Saturday's 51st annual Times-News Invitational, held in G.M. Tennant Stadium
Polk County's track teams enjoyed a successful road outing on Friday, competing in the FCA Relays at T.C. Roberson.
Polk County's boys track team opened its 2018 spring season Friday with a victory, taking honors in the Wolverine Co-Ed Classic in G.M. Tennant...
Polk County's indoor track and field teams each placed in the top 10 at the 2018 2A/1A Indoor Track and Field Championship held Friday at JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem
No shoes, no problem for Jake Justice. The Polk County junior reached Friday's state 2A/1A indoor track state championship meet in Winston-Salem without his shoes. So he borrowed a pair from teammate Matias Akers - and soared into Wolverine history.
Izzy Jackson wasn't certain if she would come home from Friday's state 2A/1A indoor track championships with a medal. And she didn't bring one back from Winston-Salem. She brought two.
A pair of top-10 finishes, a state champion and a handful of other medal winners. No wonder Polk County track and field coach Alan Peoples kept breaking into a smile Friday evening.
Alan Peoples thinks Polk County's indoor track squads each have a shot at finishing in the top 10 at Friday's state championships. A sizable group of qualifiers is key to Peoples' optimism.