Basketball

Focused Polk Middle downs Rugby in home opener

A focused Polk County Middle girls basketball team is a dangerous Polk County Middle team, reasons head coach Michelle Fagan. Rugby certainly found that out Monday.

Raiders, Carter spoil home opener for Polk Middle boys

A determined Polk County Middle boys basketball squad kept looking to rally Monday against Rugby - and kept running into Raider standout Corbin Carter

Basketball roundup: Brevard proves rough trip for PCHS, PCMS teams

Brevard put together a second-half rally Friday and pulled away from Polk County, handing the Wolverines a 65-47 setback in a non-conference boys basketball meeting in Brevard

Polk Middle girls roll to big win in season opener

Polk County Middle opened its 2016-17 campaign on a winning note Tuesday, rolling past Canton Middle 49-25 in Canton

Wolverines gear up for tourney with third straight win

Bre Kenan poured in 24 points Wednesday as Polk County Middle wrapped up its regular season with a 49-20 win over Flat Rock in Blue Ridge Middle School Conference play.

Stingy Wolverines pick up road win at Apple Valley

Polk County Middle used its always-tough defense and a balanced scoring attack Thursday to top Apple Valley 20-16 in Blue Ridge Middle School Conference action in Hendersonville.

Offensive spark helps boost Wolverines past Bearcats

Polk Middle scored 13 straight points in the second quarter, then survived a Hendersonville Middle rally to hand the Bearcats a 27-20 setback in a Blue Ridge Middle School Conference matchup.

Third-quarter surge ruins Polk Middle’s upset bid

A nightmare third quarter dashed Polk County Middle's upset dreams Thursday but didn't take away from the effort the Wolverines delivered the other three.

Rugby girls eke out win over Polk County Middle

Rugby held off a determined Polk County Middle squad to record a 36-32 win over the Wolverines on Thursday in Blue Ridge Middle School Conference girls basketball action at Polk.

Polk Middle girls continue winning ways against ACA

Since this season began, Polk County Middle girls basketball coach Michelle Fagan has been preaching the importance of defense to her young Wolverines. The message is taking hold.

Asheville Christian builds early lead to stop Polk Middle

Relying on crisp passing and its height advantage, Asheville Christian Academy built a 15-point halftime lead and went on to hand Polk County a 39-21 setback in a Blue Ridge Middle School Conference battle at Polk.

Polk Middle boys earn first win, girls continue victory streak

The hunt for victory is over for Polk County Middle School's boys basketball team. The Wolverines roared Tuesday to their first win of the season, routing Flat Rock 44-25 in Blue Ridge Middle School Conference action at Polk Middle.

Local hoop teams look to build post-holiday momentum

Basketball returns in full force Tuesday in Polk County.

Middle school squads trade sneakers for songs at Tryon Estates

Polk County Middle School's basketball squads proved Friday that the court isn't the only place where they can shine.

Apple Valley defense dooms Polk Middle in setback

Apple Valley held Polk County Middle to four points over the second and third quarters Monday en route to a 39-18 win over the Wolverines at Polk County Middle.

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