Owens named to All-Western North Carolina baseball squad

Polk County's Holden Owens

Polk County rising senior Holden Owens has been named to the All-Western North Carolina baseball squad as chosen by the Asheville Citizen-Times.

Also chosen for the All-Western Highlands Conference squad and North Carolina Baseball Coaches Association 2A all-state team, Owens led the Wolverines to a playoff berth in 2017, hitting .475 with 19 RBI and 13 doubles.

Owens tied Polk County’s single-season record for hits with 38.