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Good Knighton: Polk junior’s late pin pushes Wolverines to win

Final match of the night, at least a major decision needed for a win over Hendersonville - Dillon Knighton would have wanted to be nowhere else than on the mat. Nerves and all.

Rejuvenated Wolverine wrestlers getting closer to snapping streak

It's been more than a year since Polk County's wrestling program last won a dual match. Nights such as Tuesday show that the rejuvenated Wolverines are on the cusp of breaking that streak.

State 2A wrestling tourney, day 1: Emory falls in second round

Polk County sophomore Chase Emory dropped Friday night into the consolation round of the state 2A wrestling tournament, falling 8-2 in his 138-pound quarterfinal match. Emory...

Tri-match losses end pre-holiday slate for Polk wrestlers

Polk County's wrestling squad will next step onto the mat competitively in January. Head coach Phillip Miller thinks the Wolverines will be a much different looking squad when that day arrives.

2A state wrestling tournament, day 2: Emory finishes sixth in state

Polk County sophomore Chase Emory wanted to make a statement at the state 2A wrestling tournament. Mission accomplished. Emory reached the 138-pound consolation semifinals Saturday before falling...

Wolverine wrestlers hoping to snap state championship meet drought

It's been three years since a Polk County wrestler made a trip to the state 2A championship meet. If all goes well, that drought should end Saturday, according to head coach Phillip Miller. Nine Wolverines will begin competition Friday afternoon in the 2A West Regional at West Lincoln.

Wolverines tumble at R-S Central in season finale

Polk County's wrestling squad ended its regular season Tuesday night, dropping a 70-9 decision at R-S Central. Chase Emory scored a decision at 138 points...

Despite loss, Wolverine wrestlers continue to show progress

Polk County wrestling matches are taking longer to complete - a sign that better days are ahead

WHC tourney ‘rougher than expected’ for Polk wrestling squad

It wasn't the Western Highlands Conference tournament performance that Polk County head coach Phillip Miller expected. With the seven teams of the WHC gathered at...

Wolverine wrestlers face consolation battle at 1A West Regional

Polk County wrestlers will have to fight through the consolation bracket Saturday to earn a berth in the state 1A wrestling tournament

Wolverines top Cherokee to end dual match streak

Polk County won its first dual wrestling match in more than a year on Saturday, defeating Cherokee 54-24 to cap a full day of wrestling at the Eagle Duals in Flat Rock

Wolverine wrestlers sweep tri-match to open season

Polk County opened its wrestling season Tuesday night with a roster short on numbers but not short on success. Despite missing a number of starters...

Emory tops quality field to win weight class at Saunooke tourney

Drawing an unexpected low seed, Chase Emory faced a rough road in Saturday's Osley B. Saunooke Memorial Wrestling Tournament in Cherokee. Emory traveled that road...

Challenge awaits Polk wrestlers in opening round of 2A playoffs

Polk County wrestling coach Phillip Miller spent part of Monday looking down the list of Hunter Huss wrestlers' individual records. And shaking his head. "The...

Dwindling Wolverine wrestlers drop pair at WHC tri-meet

With just six healthy wrestlers available Friday, Polk County dropped a pair of Western Highlands Conference matches in a tri-meet at Mitchell.