High School

Overholt tied for 35th after first round of state 1A golf tourney

Polk County senior Dillon Overholt fired an 89 Monday in the opening round of the state 1A golf tournament at Foxfire Resort in Foxfire Village

Playoff pairings: Polk baseball, softball, soccer earn first-round byes

Playoff action for Polk County baseball, softball and girls soccer teams won't begin until Saturday's second round, according to official brackets released Monday by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Polk’s Heider brothers earn spot in state 1A tennis tournament

Polk County's doubles duo of Ryan and Henry Heider qualified for the state 1A doubles tournament, finishing second Saturday in the 1A West Regional in Mount Airy

Polk volleyball squad receives WHC champion shirts

Polk County's volleyball squad can now be seen sporting T-shirts honoring its 2017 Western Highlands Conference championship

Wolverines blank Madison in regular-season finale

Belen Akers scored two goals Friday to lead Polk County to a 2-0 victory over Madison in Western Highlands Conference soccer action in Marshall

California college offers Marshall a shot at college soccer career

Carson Marshall worked tirelessly throughout his Polk County soccer career to earn an opportunity to play college soccer. He'll go across the United States this fall with a chance to just do that.

Polk softballers close season with 12-3 win over Mountain Heritage

Polk County rallied from an early 3-0 deficit and pulled away Wednesday to hand Mountain Heritage a 12-3 defeat in Western Highlands Conference softball action at Polk

Wolverines top Highland Tech in 1A boys tennis playoff opener

Polk County made its first boys tennis posteason appearance in six years a memorable one Wednesday, handing Highland Tech a 5-3 defeat in the opening round of the state 1A playoffs

Late rally helps Mitchell stop Polk County win streak

Mitchell snapped Polk County's nine-game winning streak on Wednesday, rallying for eight runs in the top of the seventh to hand the Wolverines a 10-4 defeat at The Bottoms

NCHSAA ends soccer ties, alters playoffs for 2018-19 season

No longer will Polk County fans have to head home having watched a tied soccer match.

Owens sets RBI mark as Wolverines crush Madison

Holden Owens continued his torrid senior season Tuesday and set a school record in the process

Overholt earns spot in state 1A golf championship

Polk County High senior Dillon Overholt earned a spot in the state 1A golf tournament with his finish Tuesday in the 1A West Regional tourney at Linville Golf Club

NCHSAA 1A tennis playoffs: Polk to host Highland Tech in opener

Polk County will host Highland Tech in the opening round of the state 1A dual team playoffs, according to brackets released Monday by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Monts, Heiders earn WHC titles at rain-plagued conference tourney

Weather played havoc last week with the Western Highlands Conference tennis tournament, but the event ended with Polk County owning a pair of titles

Wolverine seniors shine in 12-4 win over Madison

Polk County honored its senior baseball players before Friday's game with Madison. The seniors showed their thanks throughout the rest of the night