Disappointment quickly hardened into determination for Troy Lieberman. Minutes after placing second in the pole vault at Friday's state 2A/1A indoor track and field championships, Lieberman already had his sights set on the outdoor season and his goals of a state championship and qualifying for national competition.
Complete results from Friday's state 2A/1A indoor track and field championships, held at JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem
For someone who spends so much time in the air, Troy Lieberman remains remarkably grounded
Polk County will have a number of male and female athletes competing Friday at the 2A/1A state indoor track championships in Winston-Salem
Micheala Nelon tuned up for next week's state indoor track championships by setting a school record in the shot put Saturday during the Polk County Really Last Chance Polar Bear meet in G.M. Tennant Stadium
Polk County's Marissa Longshore set a school indoor track record Wednesday in the long jump, soaring 16-5 during the Asheville Last Chance Polar Bear meet at Asheville High School
The combination of near-perfect weather and a last chance to qualify for state championship competition brought a record field to Polk County's WNC Polar Bear indoor track meet. More than two dozen schools were represented - some with full teams, some with only a few individuals - in the Wolverines' final home meet of the indoor season.
Complete results from the WNC Polar Bear indoor track meet held Wednesday at G.M. Tennant Stadium. ...