High School

Spartanburg Christian tops Polk golfers in season opener

Led by Parker Fain, Spartanburg Christian Academy defeated Polk County 155-194 Monday in a non-conference nine-hole golf match at Village Greens Golf Club

This week in sports: PCHS, PCMS schedule for March 5-9

A busy week ahead for Polk County High and Polk County Middle as athletic teams at each school open their spring seasons

Wolverines earn split in season-opening tourney at West Wilkes

Polk County opened its 2018 baseball season on Saturday, splitting a pair of games at the Blackhawk B.E.S.T. tournament at West Wilkes High School

Wind leads to Friday postponement of all Polk County sports events

Polk County's home openers for baseball, softball and track on Friday have been postponed due to high winds

PCHS Ski and Snowboard Team brings home medals from NASTAR competition

Polk County's Ski and Snowboard team wrapped up its 2018 season on February 25 with a pair of team members bringing home awards

Overholt ready for challenges of new position, Division I football at UNC Charlotte

Dillon Overholt made a position switch late in his senior season at Polk County, moving from quarterback to wide receiver for the team's final four games. Another position change will await him next season at UNC Charlotte, and Overholt couldn't be happier about it.

Never-say-quit attitude helps carry Knighton to spot with Brevard College program

As highlights of Dillon Knighton's senior season played Tuesday morning in Polk County's auditorium, a common theme began to emerge

Panchyshyn realizes dream with decision to join Maryville football program

Devin Panchyshyn remembers when he first began envisioning the scene that unfolded Tuesday morning at Polk County High School

Wolverines set to open spring sports season, weather permitting

Weather permitting, the spring sports season is slated to kick off Wednesday for Polk County High School with the Wolverine boys tennis and softball teams in action

‘Lot of positive things’ happening for Polk County football in offseason

Bruce Ollis has been spending a lot of his time since the end of the 2017 football season thinking about the future of Polk County's football program

Polk’s Wells selected for state Athletic Directors Association Hall of Fame

Polk County athletic director Rex Wells is one of four new inductees to be chosen as part of the 24th class inducted into the North Carolina Athletic Directors Association Hall of Fame

Added conference games highlight Polk baseball, softball schedules

Polk County's baseball and softball teams will get quite familiar this spring with their Western Highlands Conference brethern

Polk girls faced state’s toughest schedule among 1A teams

Polk County played the toughest schedule in the state this season among 1A girls basketball teams, according to MaxPreps computer ratings released Saturday

Mitchell bounces Polk girls, boys from WHC tournament

Polk County's basketball season came to an end Monday night as Mitchell swept the Wolverine girls and boys in the opening round of the Western Highlands Conference tournament in Bakersville

Polk girls, boys open WHC tourney play at Mitchell

Polk County's boys and girls will travel Monday to Mitchell for the opening round of the Western Highlands Conference basketball tournament