Football

Madison goes old school, powers past Polk Middle

Madison Middle turned back time and turned back Polk County Middle on Thursday, grinding to a 30-12 win over the Wolverines in Blue Ridge Middle School Conference football action at Polk Middle

Undefeated Rugby tops Polk in home finale

The lone remaining undefeated football team in the Blue Ridge Middle School Conference, Rugby showed why Thursday its record remains spotless.

Polk Middle footballers never fail to surprise Edwards

Three games into his first season as Polk County Middle School's football coach, Ethan Edwards isn't certain who has learned more to date - his players or himself.

Polk Middle thumps Madison Middle in season opener

Qualin Sutton and Bryson Seay each scored two touchdowns Thursday to lead Polk County Middle School to a 30-6 victory over Madison Middle in Marshall.

Bright spots to be found despite tough season for Polk Middle football

A 2-6 season was far from what Polk County Middle head football coach Billy Alm expected this season. But a dominating 48-20 win over Smoky...

Polk Middle, Polk junior varsity football squads set for season openers

Football season shifts into high gear Thursday in Polk County as the Wolverine junior varsity squad and Polk County Middle School make their season...

Mountaineers pull away in second half to top Wolverines

Three years after meeting in the championship game of the Blue Ridge Middle School Conference, Polk County Middle and Waynesville Middle again met in the league's postseason. And, again, Waynesville emerged the winner.

Polk Middle thwarts late Canton threat to stay unbeaten

Grant Wooten intercepted a Canton pass with 53 seconds remaining Thursday, helping preserve Polk Middle's 13-12 win over the Bears on a steamy afternoon of Blue Ridge Middle School Conference football action.

Brevard Middle pushes across late touchdown to top Polk Middle

A week unlike any other for Polk County Middle School football began Monday with a heartbreaking setback. Brevard Middle drove for the winning score late...

Apple Valley outlasts Polk Middle in double overtime

Polk County Middle needed just one more stop Thursday. The Wolverine defense spent much of the second half and two overtimes delivering key plays with Apple Valley threatening to score. But the Knights finally got the break they needed, notching a 2-point conversion in the second overtime to pull out a 26-24 victory at Polk Middle.

Polk Middle puts pieces in place to blank Rugby, 24-0

The pieces finally fell into place Thursday for Polk County Middle's football team

Football roundup: Polk Middle, Polk junior varsity toppled in conference play

Hendersonville Middle School rolled into Columbus on Thursday with an undefeated football squad that has been steamrolling opponents all season. The Bearcats quickly showed why. Hendersonville...

Thursday football roundup: Polk County JVs, Polk Middle fall

Plagued by four first-half fumbles, Polk County suffered a 26-6 loss Thursday to R-S Central in junior varsity action at Wolverine Stadium. The Hilltoppers took...

Close call: Hendersonville holds off determined Polk Middle squad

Hendersonville Middle's perfect run through the West Division of the Blue Ridge Middle School Conference very nearly took a detour Thursday afternoon at Polk County Middle

Polk Middle comes close, but falls to Apple Valley

Close. So, so close. Likely that's all anyone on Polk County Middle's sideline could think late Thursday afternoon, the Wolverines left just a few yards shy of a miraculous finish in a 15-9 loss to Apple Valley at Polk Middle.

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