High School

No-no: Edwards keeps Heritage hitless in Polk victory

As the bottom of the fifth progressed Wednesday night, no one in Polk County's dugout stood anywhere close to Avery Edwards. Which mattered not, as Edwards wasn't standing still for long anyhow

PCHS athletic schedules shift for rest of week

This week's rain has forced changes to athletic schedules at Polk County High School

Wolverines bring home WHC baseball championship

Friday looked like nearly every other Polk County victory this season. Felt, though? Didn't feel like any other game, especially as the runs and outs mounted.

Wolverines surge to second-place finish at WHC golf tournament

At the end of a long day, Polk County golf coach Pat McCool could still hardly contain his excitement.The Wolverines took advantage Thursday of...

Owen tops Polk 5-4, again, to claim WHC tennis crown

Owen eked out a 5-4 win Thursday over Polk County, clinching the Western Highlands Conference boys tennis championship in Swannanoa

Polk boys, girls dominate North Buncombe track meet

Polk County's track teams swept the NB Invite #2 meet at North Buncombe on Wednesday, topping a field full of Buncombe County and conference rivals

Polk JVs notch back-to-back baseball wins at Mitchell

Polk County's junior varsity improved to 8-2-1 on Wednesday with a 5-4 win at Mitchell in Western Highlands Conference baseball action

Lynch-led Polk offense has big day in rout of Mitchell

Ansley Lynch homered and drove in three runs Wednesday to help lead Polk County to a 15-0 victory in Western Highlands Conference softball action in Ledger

Wolverines clinch share of conference baseball title with win at Mitchell

Polk County clinched a share of its first conference baseball title since 2012 on Wednesday, handing Mitchell a 12-6 defeat in Western Highlands Conference action in Ledger

Justice matches pole vault record at North Buncombe meet

Polk County junior Jake Justice matched the school record in the pole vault on Tuesday, clearing 14-6 during a meet at North Buncombe High School

Warhorses spoil Polk’s title hopes in shutout win

The breakthrough that Polk County needed Wednesday never came. The bad break it didn't want did

Polk JVs top Owen in WHC girls soccer clash

Polk County roared back Wednesday from an early 1-0 deficit to hand Owen a 3-1 setback in a Western Highlands Conference girls soccer match in G.M. Tennant Stadium

Polk tennis thumps Mountain Heritage in regular-season home finale

Polk County wrapped up its regular-season home schedule on Tuesday, shutting out Mountain Heritage 9-0 in a Western Highlands Conference boys tennis match

Wolverines close third after opening round of WHC golf tourney

Polk County's boys golf team finished the opening round of the Western Highlands Conference tournament Tuesday in third place, just 16 strokes off the lead

Polk outlasts Madison, weather in notching key girls soccer victory

Neither wind nor cold nor Madison could knock Polk County's girls soccer team out of the Western Highlands Conference title chase on Monday evening