High School

Mix of experience, freshmen bolsters turnaround hopes for Polk girls

For a team that didn't graduate a single senior last season, Polk County's girls basketball program has a lot of newness hanging around

2017 proved a season to remember for Polk County volleyball

The accomplishments have not stopped for Polk County's volleyball team since its state playoff semifinal loss to Community School of Davidson, helping ease the sting of that setback

Waddell, Justice headline solid Polk effort in indoor track opener

Polk County's indoor track athletes opened the 2017-18 season on Thursday with a solid performance in the Arctic Knights 01 meet at Asheville High...

Road trip ends in playoff exit for Polk County

Polk County didn't find any Mayberry-style hospitality Friday night

Wolverines look to both rewrite, repeat history at Mount Airy

Eerie. That's how one coach involved in Polk County's 1AA state football playoff game on Friday at Mount Airy described the confluence of historical data swirling around the matchup between the Wolverines and Granite Bears.

Wolverines delay opening wrestling matches under new head coach

Polk County's wrestling season will begin a week later than originally planned as the Wolverines have postponed their opening two events

Polk boys basketball program slates pancake fundraiser

The Polk County High School boys basketball program will hold a pancake breakfast fundraiser on Saturday from 7:30-10 a.m. st Larkin's Carolina Grill in Columbus

Polk County shuffles early-season basketball schedule

Polk County's basketball season, originally slated to begin Tuesday, will now start no earlier than next week

Polk County cheerleaders to be part of ACC Championship pregame performance

Fans attending next month's Atlantic Coast Conference Football Championship Game will have a chance to enjoy a bit of Polk County as they wait for kickoff

Team effort fuels comeback as Wolverines top North Rowan in playoff opener

North Rowan undoubtedly had Friday night the best player on W.J. Miller Field. Not, though, the best team.

Panchyshyn has made a name for himself in Wolverine career

While the correct pronunication of Devin Panchyshyn's name may be a puzzle to some, rest assured that Polk County opponents know well the senior's name.

Cavaliers to offer first-round playoff challenge for Wolverines

One of the best first-round matchups in this year's state football postseason may well be Friday in Columbus

Owen makes Gardner-Webb softball decision official with signing

Autumn Owen decided nearly two years ago that she wanted to play college softball at Gardner-Webb.

‘A special event’: Polk County looking forward to home football playoff game

Playing at home. Playing on the road. Playing somewhere. That's largely how Saturday fared for Polk County's football program as it awaited its first-round matchup...

Wolverines deliver gutsy effort, but fall to Bishop McGuinness

Josh Trejo couldn't have been more proud of how Polk County's soccer season came to an end