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.
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.
Perhaps the best thing to happen Tuesday for Polk County's wrestling squad occurred before its match with Landrum even began
Despite a pair of losses to open the regular season, Phillip Miller is optimistic about the present and future of Polk County wrestling. And certainly ready to see the present in full form.
Polk County's Dustin Calvert and Triston Watkins each came within one win Saturday of qualifying for the state 2A wrestling tournament, only to fall in their consolation semifinal matches
Dustin Calvert and five Polk County teammates will begin competition Friday in the 2A West Regional wrestling tournament at West Lincoln. Wrestlers will weigh in Friday at 4 and begin competition at 5:30 p.m.