Five for wrestling no recipe for success for Polk County

There have been a lot of five-player Polk County starting lineups take the floor of the school's gymnasium over the years. Odds are that a Wolverine wrestling team hasn't produced one of those. Not, at least, until Thursday.

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.

Numbers game too much for Polk wrestlers to overcome in tri-match

Battling a tough early-season schedule is difficult enough for Polk County wrestling coach Phillip Miller. Doing it with what amounts to slightly more than half a squad is a recipe for frustration.

Polk wrestlers drop pair in Asheville tri-meet

The 2015-2016 season continues to be a numbers game for Polk County's wrestling squad. Namely, the lack of numbers.

Wolverine wrestlers top Christ School in tri-match split

Polk County opened its wrestling season Tuesday with a split of its tri-match at Christ School, defeating the host Greenies before falling to East Henderson.

Still-forming Polk wrestling squad set for season openers

Polk County's wrestling team opens its regular season on Tuesday, traveling to Christ School for a tri-match with the Greenies and East Henderson. With football season having just ended Friday, head coach Phillip Miller gave those players the option to take this week off before reporting for practice.

Polk County honors wrestlers at year-end team banquet

Polk County's wrestling team recently celebrated its 2014-2015 season, which included a dual team playoff berth, with its annual year-end banquet.The following awards were...

Emory toppled in final national high school tourney match

Polk County's Chase Emory was eliminated Saturday in the consolation round of the 26th annual NHSCA National High School Wrestling Championships in Virginia Beach, Va.Wrestling...

Emory drops first match at national high school wrestling tourney

Polk County sophomore Chase Emory dropped his first match Friday at the 26th annual NHSCA National High School Wrestling Championships in Virginia Beach, Va.Competing...

Miller: Emory’s sixth-place showing something to build on for future

Pride. So much pride. That's what Polk County head wrestling coach Phillip Miller felt about the state championsship meet performance of Chase Emory.The Polk...

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...

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...

Emory hopes to make strong showing at state wrestling tourney

Wrestling for the first time at the age of seven, Chase Emory developed an immediate sentiment about the sport.He hated it.Not for long, though....

Emory to face Jacksonville wrestler in first round of state 2A tournament

Polk County sophomore Chase Emory will begin action Thursday in the state 2A wrestling tournament by facing Northside (Jacksonville)'s Douglas Bulla in a 138-pound weight...

2A West Regional wrestling: Emory takes second, earns state meet berth

Polk County sophomore Chase  Emory placed second Saturday in the 138-pound class at the 2A West Regional wrestling tournament at West Lincoln High School, qualifying for...